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Coompana Drilling and Geochemistry - precompetitive geoscience data releases ¦  Statute Amendment (Mineral Resources) Bill 2018 introduced into Parliament ¦ Mineral Resources Division is now based at level 4, 11 Waymouth Street, Adelaide 5000 ¦ Regulatory Guideline MG2b PEPR for metallic and industrial minerals - updated guidance on measurement criteria

Come in and visit our one-stop shop for a wide range of geoscientific products and services

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The Resource Information Centre provides assistance to customers seeking Minerals and Energy Resources products and services including:

  • Assistance searching the South Australian Resources Information Gateway (SARIG), the South Australian Government's award wining digital platform that provides global access to the state's key geoscientific information, geospatial data, mining, tenement and exploration data
  • Publications, maps, specialised datasets and sales
  • Geoscience Library services
  • Free WiFi area and dedicated kiosk with large format screen to access SARIG
  • A spectacular collection of minerals on loan from the South Australian Museum - currently showing South Australia's mineral wealth in the Gawler Craton with superb specimens of hematite, graphite, gypsum and quartz
  • A selection of minerals for sale

Geoscientific data/technical enquiries

  • Exploration data
  • Tenement data
  • Drill hole information and maps
  • GIS datasets, plots and exploration data
  • Database searches
  • Microfiche sets of geoscientific non-digital data

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Geoscience Library services

  • Open by arrangement for library reference services
  • Geoscience Library catalogue available 24/7 via SARIG
  • Access to international geoscientific databases - GeoScienceWorld and GeoRef
  • Inter-library loan and document supply

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Distribution point for free information

Information for school projects

  • Mining, mineral processing, commodities
  • Environmental issues

Product sales

  • sale-booklet_2015Publication and map sales
  • Geological and mine location maps
  • Minerals and petroleum CDs, DVDs, Books, Reports
  • Detailed geological GIS data of South Australia on DVD including customised geological maps

Access to departmental online services


  • Computers available for public access to minerals, petroleum and geothermal websites, applications and databases

For more information, contact:

Opening hours
8:45 am to 5:00 pm Monday to Friday

Resource Information Centre Customer Services
Level 7, 101 Grenfell Street
Adelaide, South Australia 5000

Postal Address
Resource Information Centre Customer Services
GPO Box 320
Adelaide, South Australia 5001

Phone: +61 8 8463 3000
Facsimile: +61 8 8463 6518