Geospatial resources

This department manages a large array of geospatial information relating to environment and natural resources. Select a resource from the listing below.

A listing of data managed by other agencies can be viewed in the  NTG environment data.


NR Maps Web mapping tool to interrogate and download spatial data, reports and map products.
NR Maps information NR Maps user guides.
NR Maps what's new? Keep up to date with new functions, tools and data.
Know your bore tool Web tool displays bores that may be at risk of running dry in the 2019 dry season in the Darwin rural area.
NR Maps WMS Web Mapping Service (WMS). Access to NR Maps data layers for GIS applications.
Product catalogue List of environment and natural resources products.
Spatial data package Links to free spatial data bundles (includes spatial data, reports and maps).
NTG Open Data PortalSearch tool to access NTG data, including links to free spatial data bundles.
Technical reports Search NT Library for the department's technical reports.
Information Systems Access the department's public information systems.

You are licensed to use the Department of Environment and Natural Resources geospatial products on the terms and conditions set out in:

Creative Commons Attribution 4.0 International Public License (CC by 4.0) at

If you do not agree to the terms and conditions you must not use the geospatial products.

You are free to copy, communicate and adapt the licensed material, provided that you abide by the licence terms (including Attribution) and attribute the licensed material using the statement:

'Supplied by the Department of Environment and Natural Resources © Northern Territory Government'.

The Department of Environment and Natural Resources spatial data is available free of charge to the public and is supplied under the Creative Commons licence. A list of available resources is under the Geospatial data and information section above.

Data download options



Account: dlrmguest

Password: darwin

Zipped data packages are available from the folder outgoing/FREE_DLRM_DATA.

Choose and download your choice of data package from the nine available themes.

Data packages list with download links available here.

Full details of available DENR data are in the 2018 spatial data catalogue.

Option B. NR MAPS

Learn how to download spatial data from the NR Maps user guides.

If you need assistance

Send an email to:

Data Requests, Geospatial Services

Department of Environment and Natural Resources


Phone: 08 8999 4577

Last updated: 31 March 2020

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