The Australian Continent: A Geophysical Synthesis

The Australian Continent: A Geophysical Synthesis is designed to provide an summary of the character of the Australian continent through the extensive information available at the continental scale, as a contribution to the understanding of Australia's lithospheric architecture and its evolution.

The results build on the extensive data bases assembled at Geoscience Australia, particularly for potential fields, supplemented by the full range of seismological information, mostly from the Australian National University. To aid in cross comparison of results from different disciplines, information is presented with a common projection and scales

This book is available now for free download as a PDF from the ANU Press at:

DOI: 10.22459/AC.08.2018

and is also available for print on demand (A4 landscape format) from the ANU Press (A$95 plus postage)

The full suite of Geophysical Images from the book, including extra geological overlays, are available at

Last updated 14 August 2018