GSQ reports and publications

To obtain publications, check the GSQ product and service catalogue for product descriptions and ordering information. Most of our publications are available online free of charge and the catalogue has a download link when this is the case.

Ordering information

Geology of Queensland book

Cover of the Geology of Queensland book

The standard reference on Queensland geology offers a modern, comprehensive analysis of Queensland's geology. It is a vital tool for all geoscientists, exploration professionals, researchers, teachers and students of the physical world.

'Geology of Queensland' is available in hard copy or as a PDF on DVD. View the product catalogue for information on how to purchase.

Queensland Geology map and framework

The 'Queensland Geology 1:2,000,000 map and framework 2012' is also available in hard copy (supplied either flat or folded) and geographic information system (GIS) on DVD. To order, use the Geology of Queensland book and maps order form (PDF, 1.7MB).

Resources and investment publications

Download a range of publications and maps about Queensland's mineral and coal resources and petroleum and energy resources from our website.

Geoscience series

All our series are now available online free of charge. Use QDEX Reports to access:

  • Queensland Geology Series
  • Queensland Minerals and Energy Review Series
  • Land use evaluation publications
  • Queensland Geological Record Series
  • Collaborative Drilling and Industry Initiative reports
  • Queensland Government Mining Journal
  • Soil and land resources reports
  • Annual reports from the Queensland Department of Mines
  • Geological Survey of Queensland Publication Series
  • Geological Survey of Queensland Report Series
  • GSQ Marine Section reports

Historical and archival material

You can search our library catalogue to find older publications on geology and mining. Books can be borrowed from the library through your state, public, university or corporate library.


General enquiries 13 QGOV (13 74 68)