[clug] Vector data for Australian Postcodes (for R on Linux)?

Simon Haddon simon at sibern.com.au
Fri Oct 22 05:21:15 GMT 2004

I just had a look on the BRS search engine (Australian natural resources 
data library) that I built a few years ago.  It looks like it has been 
pulled down.  I then googled for the information and it looks like it 
can only be purchased.  Costs a couple of thousand dollars.

Graham Williams wrote:

>For R under Linux I'm looking for vector data to draw a map of
>Australia with postcode boundaries (which I'll then colour according
>some modelling). I can do this with US data which seems to be readily
>available, but can't find Australian data - anyone have any ideas of
>where it is available?

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