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Improvements to ISOM 2017 in OCAD

ISOM, ISSOM, ISMTBOM, ISSkiOM symbols & colours The release of ISOM 2017 symbol templates and colour tables by OCAD Inc has engendered a fair amount of discussion. Mostly to do with why the IOF Mapping Commission decided this or that. However, there have been some queries on the implementation by OCAD Inc. A few of […]

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The Lost Art of Navigation?

Why map and compass skills are still desirable in this age of GPSrs.

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VIC, NSW, NZ Release Free Spatial Data

July saw Victoria follow NSW in making much of its spatial data free to access. New Zealand’s LINZ released a significant amount of aerial imagery with more to follow. I checked out the VIC release and created a quick guide for those not familiar with accessing spatial data.

VIC Mountain Biking Maps Released

Creswick Walk / Cycle brochure map Purpose A2 size full colour brochure with a map taking most of one side. Target is principally families looking for opportunities to walk or ride in the town parks or nearby bush. Other visitors such as runners, non-family are catered for to some extent. Production team An ad hoc […]