(New Search)
Nowra Sandstone STRATNO: 14320
Current: Yes Rank: Formation, beds Status: Formal State(s): NSW
Category: Variation of published name Usage: Redefined Definition Card: No
Originator: Entry date: 01-JAN-88 Last Update: 11-JUL-12
Replaced by: Previously known as:
Description: Quartzose sandstone, minor siltstone plus conglomerate beds.
Comments: See also Lexicon. SI56-9.
Geological province: No province information available
Type state: NSW Reference section type:
Maximum thickness: 90m Minimum thickness:
Unit Age Event: deposition
Top of unit -
Minimum age: Late Permian Ma: 265 % from base of biozone: Age method:
Maximum age: Ma: % from base of biozone: Age method:
Base of unit -
Minimum age: Ma: % from base of biozone: Age method:
Maximum age: Late Permian Ma: 267 % from base of biozone: Age method:

Stratigraphic Hierarchy (current units only) Rank Status

Chemical Hierarchy (current units only) Rank Status


Related units: Relationship: Contact Type:
Berry Siltstone overlies Nowra Sandstone
Wandrawandian Siltstone underlies Nowra Sandstone
Snapper Point Formation underlies Nowra Sandstone
Tullyangela Granite overlies Nowra Sandstone unconformity
First Reference:
REFID: 43346 Joplin, G.A., Hanlon, F.N., Noakes, L.C., 1952, Wollongong N.S.W. 1:250 000 geological series explanatory notes., Bureau of Mineral Resources, Australia

Definition Reference:
REFID: 43346 Joplin, G.A., Hanlon, F.N., Noakes, L.C., 1952, Wollongong N.S.W. 1:250 000 geological series explanatory notes., Bureau of Mineral Resources, Australia

Use on maps:
REFID: 29992 Brunker, R.L., Offenberg, A.C., West, J.L., 1970, 1:500 000 geological series; Monaro., Geological Survey of New South Wales, 1st Ed.
REFID: 29994 Brunker, R.L., Offenberg, A.C., West, J.L., 1971, Monaro, New South Wales 1:500 000 geological series 1st Edition., Geological Survey of New South Wales, 1v
REFID: 34059 Brunker, R.L., Rose, G., 1969, Sydney Basin, New South Wales, 1:500 000 geological sheet. Special edition., Geological Survey of New South Wales, 1v
REFID: 36221 Bowman, H.N., Stewart, T.R., 1974, Robertson, New South Wales, 1:50 000 geological series map. Sheet 9028-IV, 1st edition. (See Geology of the Wollongong, Kiama & Robertson 1:50 000 sheets by Geol.Surv.NSW.), Geological Survey of New South Wales, 1v
REFID: 43465 Rose, G., 1966, Ulladulla, N.S.W., sheet SI56-13. 1:250 000 geological map. First Edition, Geological Survey of New South Wales


Full Bibliographic Details (ordered by usage, publication year)

REFID: 43981 McElroy, C.T. , Rose, G. 1962 'Reconnaissance geological survey: Ulladulla 1-mile military sheet, and southern part of Tianjara 1-mile sheet. Ulladulla 1-mile geological series No.453 Zone 8. Geological Survey of New South Wales. Bulletin 17
Usage: Redefined (p3,24) Max age from reference: Permian Comments:
REFID: 43346 Joplin, G.A. , Hanlon, F.N. , Noakes, L.C. 1952 Wollongong N.S.W. 1:250 000 geological series explanatory notes. Bureau of Mineral Resources, Australia
Usage: Defined (p2,5 Map) Comments:
REFID: 29752 Bembrick, C.S. , Holmes, G.G. 1976 An interpretation of the subsurface geology of the Nowra-Jervis Bay area. Geological Survey of New South Wales, Records 18(1) p5-68
Usage: Fully described (p29) Comments:
REFID: 36220 Bowman, H.N. 1974 Geology of the Wollongong, Kiama, and Robertson 1:50 000 sheets. 9029-II, 9028-I & IV. Geological Survey of New South Wales 1v
Usage: Fully described (p18) Comments: See also Table 1.
REFID: 34334 McElroy, C.T. , Branagan, D.F. , Raam, A. , Campbell, K.S.W. 1969 Permian of the southern and western parts of the Sydney Basin - Shoalhaven Group. IN Packham G.H.(ed) The geology of New South Wales. Geological Society of Australia. Journal 16(1) p357-366
Usage: Fully described (p363) Comments:
REFID: 60285 Bann, K.L. , Fielding, C.R. , MacEachern, J.A. , Tye, S.C. 2004 Differentiation of estuarine and offshore marine deposits using ichnology and sedimentology; Permian Pebbley Beach Formation, Sydney Basin, Australia IN McIlroy, D.(ed.) "The Application of Ichnology to Palaeoenvironmental and Stratigraphic Geological Society of London. Special Publication. 228 p179-211
Usage: Described (p182 Fig.2) Min age from reference: Artinskian Max age from reference: Sakmarian Comments: Of the Shoalhaven Group. Overlies Wandrawandian Siltstone. Overlain by Berry Siltstone. Nearshore marine and coastal. Geological Province: Sydney Basin.
REFID: 60281 Stephenson, A.E. , Burch, G.J. 2004 Preliminary Evaluation of the Petroleum Potential of Australia's Central East Margin Geoscience Australia. Record 2004/06 69p
Usage: Described (p9, p59) Min age from reference: Late Permian Max age from reference: Late Permian Comments: Of the Maitland Group. Overlain by Berry Siltstone. Age: 267-265Ma. Geological Province: Sydney Basin.
REFID: 61609 Arditto, P.A. 2001 Distribution and hydrocarbon potential of the Permian Nowra Sandstone, southern Sydney Basin, New South Wales, Australia IN Hill, K.C.and Bernecker, T. (eds) "Eastern Australasian Basins Symposium: a refocused energy perspective for the..." Petroleum Exploration Society of Australia. Special Publication 1v p239-249
Usage: Described (p239, p240, p240 Tb. 1, p241, p244, p247) Min age from reference: Permian Max age from reference: Permian Comments: Of Shoalhaven Group. Includes Purnoo Conglomerate Member. Overlies Wandrawandian Siltstone, overlian by Berry Siltstone. Thick: 40m. Geol Prov: Sydney Basin. Correlated with Muree Sandstone also. See p240 for more info.
REFID: 22447 Wray, R.A.L. 1999 Opal and chalcedony speleothems on quartz sandstones in the Sydney region, southeastern Australia Australian Journal of Earth Sciences 46(4) 623-632
Usage: Described (p624, Fig.1 p624) Max age from reference: Early Permian Comments: Shallow marine
REFID: 22969 Maung, T.U. , Alder, D. , Shaw, R. , Hawley, S. 1997 Offshore Sydney Basin. Box 1 Bureau of Resource Sciences, Petroleum Prospectivity Bulletin
Usage: Described (p 21, Fig 2.2) Max age from reference: Late Permian Comments:
REFID: 39289 Runnegar, B. 1980 Marine Shoalhaven Group, southern Sydney Basin. IN Herbert C.,Helby R.(eds) - A guide to the Sydney Basin. Geological Survey of New South Wales. Bulletin 26 p74-81
Usage: Described (p77) Comments: See also P78
REFID: 29901 Bowman, H.W. 1972 Natural slope stability in the City of Greater Wollongong. Geological Survey of New South Wales, Records 14(2) p159-222
Usage: Described (Table 1) Comments:
REFID: 63461 Shi, G.R. , Du, Y.S. , Gong, Y.M. 2007 Soft-sediment deformation structures interpreted as seismite from the Middle permian of the southern Sydney Basin, southeastern Australia Australian Journal of Earth Sciences 54(6) p861-874
Usage: Briefly described (p863) Comments: Overlies Wandrawandian Sandstone. Geological Province: Sydney Basin. see also Nowra sandstone.
REFID: 24552 Reid, C.M. 2003 Permian Bryozoa of Tasmania and New South Wales: systematics and their use in Tasmanian biostratigraphy Association of Australasian Palaeontologists, Memoir 28 133p
Usage: Briefly described (p5 Fig.2) Min age from reference: Wordian Max age from reference: Wordian Comments: Overlies Wandrawandian Siltstone, overlain by Berry Formation. Geological Province: Southern Sydney Basin.
REFID: 68003 Barnes, R. , Dawson, M. , Spiller, F. 2002 Geology - Integration and upgrade: NSW Western Regional Assessments: Brigalow Belt South Bioregion (Stage 2). A project undertaken for the Resource and Conservation Assessment Council; NSW Western regional assessments Geological Survey of New South Wales WRA / 19 157pp
Usage: Briefly described (p41.) Comments: Southern Sydney Basin. A near-shore sand-sheet. , Is overlain by Berry Siltstone.
REFID: 23544 Campbell, L.M. , Conaghan, P.J. , Flood, R.H. 2001 Flow-field and palaeogeographic reconstruction of volcanic activity in the Permian Gerringong Volcanic Complex, Southern Sydney Basin, Australia Australian Journal of Earth Sciences 48(3) p357-375
Usage: Briefly described (Fig 2 p358) Comments: In the Shoalhaven Group
REFID: 23349 Brown, M.C. 2000 Cenozoic tectonics and landform evolution of the coast and adjacent highlands of southeast New South Wales. Australian Journal of Earth Sciences 47(2) p245-257
Usage: Briefly described (247) Min age from reference: Permian Max age from reference: Permian Comments:
REFID: 22857 Scheibner, E. , Basden, H. (ed.) 1998 Geology of New South Wales - Synthesis. Volume 2 Geological Evolution. Geological Survey of New South Wales. Memoir (Geology) 13(2) 666pp
Usage: Briefly described (p532 App.1 Tb.A1.9) Min age from reference: Early Permian Max age from reference: Early Permian Comments: Of the Shoalhaven Group. Quartz arenite, some phyllitic clasts. Max. thickness: 90m. Geological Province: Sydney Basin.
REFID: 22970 Kouzmina, G. 1997 Offshore Sydney Basin. Time Stratigraphic Coastal Cross Section of the Sydney Basin. Box 2 Bureau of Resource Sciences, Petroleum Prospectivity Bulletin Plate 6
Usage: Briefly described (Plate 6) Min age from reference: Late Permian Comments:
REFID: 22663 Department of Primary Industries and Energy 1997 Release of Offshore Petroleum Areas Australia, Geology and Data Availability Department of Primary Industries and Energy, Canberra
Usage: Briefly described (NSW97 - 1 p2) Max age from reference: Late Permian Comments:
REFID: 22591 Tye, S.C. , Fielding, C.R. , Jones, B.G. 1996 Statigraphy and sedimentology of the Permian Talaterang and Shoalhaven Group in the southermost Sydney Basin, New South Wales Australian Journal of Earth Sciences 43(1) p57-69
Usage: Briefly described (Fig 1) Max age from reference: Early Permian Comments:
REFID: 61315 New South Wales Department of Mineral Resources 1995 Sydney Basin IN Stewart, R. and Adler, D. (eds.) "New South Wales Wales Petroleum Potential" - Bulletin New South Wales. Department of Mineral Resources. Coal and Petroleum Geology Branch. Bulletin 1 p163-188
Usage: Briefly described (Table SY2) Min age from reference: Late Permian Max age from reference: Late Permian Comments: Of the Shoalhaven Group. Marine deposits of reworked clean quartzose sandstones with excellent reservoir potential. Geological Province: Sydney Basin
REFID: 42974 Le Roux, J.P. , Jones, B.G. 1994 Lithostratigraphy and depositional environment of the Permian Nowra Sandstone in the southwestern Sydney Basin, Australia. Australian Journal of Earth Sciences 41(3) p191-203
Usage: Briefly described (p193) Comments: Of Shoalhaven Group.
REFID: 43081 Gibson, J.A.E. , Jordan, G.J. , Gibson, D.L. 1994 Partially Pyritised Holocene Banksia Cones from Tianjara Plateau, New South Wales. Proceedings of the Linnean Society of New South Wales 114(3) p172-177
Usage: Briefly described (p172) Comments: Of Shoalhaven Group.
REFID: 43194 Tadros, N.Z. 1993 The Gunnedah Basin, New South Wales. Geological Survey of New South Wales. Memoir (Geology) 12 649p
Usage: Briefly described (p128, p129 Tb. 8.3) Min age from reference: Middle Permian Max age from reference: Middle Permian Comments: Quartzose sand. Of Shoalhaven Group, southern Sydney Basin.
REFID: 42848 Cooper, G.T. 1992 Early Carboniferous back-arc deformation in the Lachlan Fold Belt, Shoalhaven River-Ettrema Creek area, NSW. Australian Journal of Earth Sciences 39(4) p529-537
Usage: Briefly described (Fig.2 p530) Comments: Of the Conjola Subgroup (Shoalhaven Group). Caps the Snapper Point Formation (at Mt Edwards).
REFID: 42925 Jones, D.C. , Clark, N.R. 1991 Geology of the Penrith 1:100 000 sheet 9030. New South Wales. Department of Minerals and Energy 1v 202pp
Usage: Briefly described (Table 18) Max age from reference: Late Permian Comments:
REFID: 49644 Archbold, N.W. , Dickins, J.M. 1989 Australian Phanerozoic timescales. 6 Permian. A standard for the Permian system in Australia. Bureau of Mineral Resources, Record 89/ 36 17pp
Usage: Briefly described (Table) Comments:
REFID: 39305 Runnegar, B. 1980 Biostratigraphy of the Shoalhaven Group. IN Herbert C., Helby R.(eds) - A guide to the Sydney Basin. Geological Survey of New South Wales. Bulletin 26 p376-382
Usage: Briefly described (p379) Comments: Fossil occurrences.
REFID: 31128 Gray, N.M. 1976 Engineering geology of the southern part of the Sydney Basin. 25th International Geological Congress. Excursion Guide 6B
Usage: Briefly described (p5) Comments:
REFID: 24079 Bembrick, C.S. , Lonergan, A.D. 1976 Sydney Basin IN Economic Geology of Australia and Papua New Guinea 3. Petroleum. Leslie, R.B., Evans, H.J. & Knight, C.L. (Editors) AusIMM. Monograph Series 7 p426-438
Usage: Briefly described (p432) Min age from reference: Permian Max age from reference: Permian Comments: Of Maitland Group. Geological Province: Sydney Basin.
REFID: 66300 Bodorkos, S. , Simpson, C.J. , Thomas, O.D. , Trigg, S.J. , Blevin, P.L. , Campbell, L.M. , Deyssing, L.J. , Fitzherbert, J.A. 2010 New SHRIMP U-Pb zircon ages from the eastern Lachlan Orogen, New South Wales, July 2008 - June 2009 Geoscience Australia. Record 2010/31 100p
Usage: Mentioned (p64.) Min age from reference: Permian Max age from reference: Permian Comments: , Unit in Shoalhaven Group. , Unconformably overlies Tullyangela Granite.
REFID: 66577 Bray, A. , Hatherly, P. , Fergusson, C.L. 2010 Seismic reflection evidence for the evolution of the Camden Syncline and Lapstone Structural Complex, central Sydney Basin, Australia. Australian Journal of Earth Sciences 57 993-1004
Usage: Mentioned (p997 Fig.2, pp1001-1002.) Min age from reference: Permian Max age from reference: Permian Comments: Isopachs of this unit and the Wandrawandian Siltstone show distinct thickening into the Camden Syncline. The authors cite this as support for an extensional graben system in the central Sydney Basin in early-mid Permian. , Unit in Shoalhaven Group. , Overlies Wandrawandian Siltstone. Is overlain by Berry Siltstone.
REFID: 63773 Thomas, S.G. , Fielding, C.R. , Frank, T.D. 2007 Lithostratigraphy of the late Early Permian (Kungurian) Wandrawandian Siltstone, New South Wales: record of glaciation? Australian Journal of Earth Sciences 54(8) 1057-1071
Usage: Mentioned (p1059) Comments: Geological Province: Sydney Basin.
REFID: 62043 Fielding, C.R. , Bann, K.L. , MacEachern, J.A. , Tye, S.C. , Jones, B.G. 2006 Cyclicity in the nearshore marine to coastal, Lower Permian, Pebbley Beach Formation, southern Sydney Basin, Australia: a record of relative sea-level fluctuations at the close of the Late Palaeozoic Gondwanan ice age Sedimentology 53(2) p435-463
Usage: Mentioned (p438 Fig.2. ) Min age from reference: Late Permian Max age from reference: Late Permian Comments: Southern Sydney Basin. , Unit in Shoalhaven Group. , Overlies Wandrawandian Siltstone. Is overlain by Berry Siltstone.
REFID: 61612 Fielding, C.R. , Sliwa, R. , Holcombe, R.J. , Jones, A.T. 2001 A New palaeogeographic synthesis for the Bowen, Gunnedah and Sydney Basins of Eastern Australia IN Hill, K.C.and Bernecker, T. (eds) "Eastern Australasian Basins Symposium: a refocused energy perspective for the future" Petroleum Exploration Society of Australia. Special Publication 1v p269-278
Usage: Mentioned (p272, p270 Fig. 1) Min age from reference: Late Permian Max age from reference: Late Permian Comments: Geological Province: Sydney Basin. NSW.
REFID: 67500 Retallack, G.J. 1999 Permafrost palaeoclimate of Permian palaeosols in the Gerringong volcanic facies of New South Wales Australian Journal of Earth Sciences 46/1 pp11-22
Usage: Mentioned (p18 Fig.6) Comments: , Underlies Berry Formation.
REFID: 43677 Nott, J.F. 1996 Discussion: Landscape evolution and tectonics in southeastern Australia (Ollier & Pain 1994) AGSO Journal of Australian Geology and Geophysics 16(3) p319-321
Usage: Mentioned (p319) Max age from reference: Permian Comments:
REFID: 22601 Roberts, J. , Claoue-Long, J.C. , Foster, C.B. 1996 SHRIMP zircon dating of the Permian System of eastern Australia Australian Journal of Earth Sciences 43(4) 401-421
Usage: Mentioned (413) Min age from reference: Permian Max age from reference: Permian Comments: Geol province Sydney Basin
REFID: 23015 Nott, J.F. 1995 Discussion: Landscape evolution and tectonics in southeastern Australia (Ollier & Pain 1994). AGSO Journal of Australian Geology and Geophysics 16(3) 319-321
Usage: Mentioned (p319) Max age from reference: Permian Comments:
REFID: 22578 Herbert, C. 1995 Sequence stratigraphy of the Late Permian Coal Measures in the Sydney Basin Australian Journal of Earth Sciences 42(4) P391-405
Usage: Mentioned (p394) Comments:
REFID: 42821 Young, R. , Young, A. 1992 Sandstone Landforms Springer-Verlag, Berlin 1v 163pp
Usage: Mentioned (p75) Comments:
REFID: 44244 Roberts, J. , Engel, B. , Chapman, J. 1991 Geology of the Camberwell, Dungog, and Bulahdelah 1:100 000 sheets 9133, 9233, 9333. Geological Survey of New South Wales 1v 382pp
Usage: Mentioned (p174) Comments:
REFID: 42994 Strusz, D.L. 1990 Catalogue of Type, Figured and Cited specimens in the Commonwealth Palaeontological Collection -- BRACHIOPODA. Bureau of Mineral Resources, Australia, Report 298 289pp
Usage: Mentioned (p264) Comments:
REFID: 41580 Carr, P.F. , Jones, B.G. , Middleton, R.G. 1989 Precursor and formation of glendonites in the Sydney Basin. Australian Mineralogist 4(1) p3-12
Usage: Mentioned (Table 1) Comments:
REFID: 41832 Bull, S.W. , Cas, R.A.F. 1989 Volcanic influences in a storm- and tide-dominated shallow m arine depositional system: The Late Permian Broughton Format ion, southern Sydney Basin, Kiama, NSW. Australian Journal of Earth Sciences 36(4) p569-584
Usage: Mentioned (Fig.2) Comments:
REFID: 41666 Parfrey, S.M. 1988 Biostratigraphy of the Barfield Formation, southeastern Bowen Basin, with a review of the fauna from the Ingelara and Lower Peawaddy Formations, southwestern Bowen Basin. Report (Queensland Department of Mines) 1
Usage: Mentioned (p18) Comments:
REFID: 41475 Dickins, J.M. 1988 The world significance of the Hunter-Bowen (Indosinian) Orogenic Phase. Advances in the Study of the Sydney Basin 22 p69-74
Usage: Mentioned (p69) Comments:
REFID: 40872 Helby, R. , Lennox, M. , Roberts, J. 1986 The age of the Permian sequence in the Stroud-Gloucester Trough. Royal Society of New South Wales. Journal and Proceedings 119(1/2) p33-42
Usage: Mentioned (p33) Comments:
REFID: 40166 Slansky, J.M. 1985 Geochemistry of high-temperature coal ashes and the sedimentary environment of the New South Wales coals, Australia. International Journal of Coal Geology 5(4) p339-376
Usage: Mentioned (Table 1) Comments:
REFID: 40256 McMinn, A. 1985 Palynostratigraphy of the Middle Permian coal sequences of the Sydney Basin. Australian Journal of Earth Sciences 32(3) p301-309
Usage: Mentioned (p306) Comments:
REFID: 40591 Young, R.W. 1985 The age, extent and geomorphological significance of the Sassafras basalt, south-eastern New South Wales. Australian Journal of Earth Sciences 32(4) p323-331
Usage: Mentioned (p323) Comments:
REFID: 38690 Carr, P.F. 1983 A reappraisal of the stratigraphy of the upper Shoalhaven Group and lower Illawarra Coal Measures, southern Sydney Basin, New South Wales. Proceedings of the Linnean Society of New South Wales 106(3/4) p288-297
Usage: Mentioned (p287) Comments:
REFID: 38797 Young, R.W. , McDougall, I. 1983 Reply: Origin of coastal lowlands near Ulladulla, N.S.W. Geological Society of Australia. Journal 30(2) p248-249
Usage: Mentioned (p248) Comments:
REFID: 39267 Waterhouse, J.B. , Jell, J.S. 1983 The sequence of Permian rocks and faunas near Exmoor Homestead south of Collinsville, north Bowen Basin. IN Proceedings of the symposium on the Permian geology of Queensland, 14-16 July 1982, Brisbane. Geological Society of Australia. Queensland Division 1v p231-268
Usage: Mentioned (p237) Comments:
REFID: 37804 Conaghan, P.J. , Jones, J.G. , McDonnell, K.L. , Royce, K. 1982 A dynamic fluvial model for the Sydney Basin. Geological Society of Australia. Journal 29(1) p55-70
Usage: Mentioned (p55) Comments:
REFID: 38227 Young, R.W. , McDougall, I. 1982 Basalts and silcretes on the coast near Ulladulla, southern New South Wales. Geological Society of Australia. Journal 29(3/4) p425-430
Usage: Mentioned (p426) Comments:
REFID: 36954 Webb, J.A. 1981 A radiometric time scale of the Triassic. Geological Society of Australia. Journal 28(2) p107-121
Usage: Mentioned (Table 3) Comments:
REFID: 36901 Russell, T.G. 1981 Petroleum exploration activity in New South Wales, 1971-1980. Geological Survey of New South Wales. Quarterly Notes 43 p15-22
Usage: Mentioned (p18) Comments:
REFID: 36207 Willink, R.J. 1980 A new coiled-stemmed camerate crinoid from the Permian of eastern Australia. Journal of Paleontology 54(1) p15-34
Usage: Mentioned (Text Fig.2) Comments:
REFID: 39307 Scheibnerova, V. 1980 A review of Permian foraminifera in the Sydney Basin. IN Herbert C.,Helby R.(eds) - A guide to the Sydney Basin. Geological Survey of New South Wales. Bulletin 26 p432-445
Usage: Mentioned (Table 22.1) Comments:
REFID: 39287 Herbert, C. 1980 Depositional development of the Sydney Basin. IN Herbert C., Helby R.(eds) - A guide to the Sydney Basin. Geological Survey of New South Wales. Bulletin 26 p11-52
Usage: Mentioned (p20) Comments:
REFID: 39308 Herbert, C. , Helby, R. 1980 Part C - Excursion Guide. IN Herbert C.,Helby R.(eds) - A guide to the Sydney Basin. Geological Survey of New South Wales. Bulletin 26 p449-539
Usage: Mentioned (p524) Comments:
REFID: 39304 McClung, G. 1980 Permian biostratigraphy of the northern Sydney Basin. IN Herbert C.,Helby R.(eds) - A guide to the Sydney Basin. Geological Survey of New South Wales. Bulletin 26 p360-375
Usage: Mentioned (Photo 19.1) Comments:
REFID: 39288 McClung, G. 1980 Permian marine sedimentation in the northern Sydney Basin. IN Herbert C.,Helby R.(eds) - A guide to the Sydney Basin. Geological Survey of New South Wales. Bulletin 26 p54-72
Usage: Mentioned (p63) Comments:
REFID: 39290 Herbert, C. 1980 Southwestern Sydney Basin. IN Herbert C.,Helby R.(eds) - A guide to the Sydney Basin. Geological Survey of New South Wales. Bulletin 26 p82-99
Usage: Mentioned (p95) Comments: Palaeogeography map Fig. 5.9
REFID: 34845 Ozimic, S. 1979 Petrological and petrophysical study of Permian arenites for potential subsurface storage of natural gas, Sydney Basin, New South Wales, Australia. 1979 Apea Conference Perth 11-14 March, 1979. APEA Journal 19(1) p115-130
Usage: Mentioned (p116) Comments: Also Table 1.
REFID: 35490 Willink, R.J. 1979 Some conservative and some highly-evolved crinoids from eastern Australia. Alcheringa 3(2) p117-134
Usage: Mentioned (Fig.2) Comments: Stratigraphic distribution of crinoids
REFID: 36042 Branagan, D. , Herbert, C. , Langford-Smith, T. 1979 The Sydney Basin. Science Press 1v
Usage: Mentioned (Table 1) Comments:
REFID: 35145 Willink, R.J. 1978 Catillocrinids from the Permian of eastern Australia. Alcheringa 2(2) p83-102
Usage: Mentioned (Fig.2) Comments:
REFID: 32769 Ramli, N. , Crook, K.A.W. 1978 Early Permian depositional environments, southern Sydney Basin. APEA Journal 18(1) p70-76
Usage: Mentioned (p70) Comments:
REFID: 35284 McClung, G. 1978 Morphology, palaeocology and biostratigraphy of Ingelarella (Brachiopoda : Spiriferida) in the Bowen and Sydney Basins of Eastern Australia. Geological Survey of Queensland. Publication 365 (Palaeo, 40) p17-87
Usage: Mentioned (Fig.1) Comments: P37
REFID: 35160 McClung, G. , Armstrong, J. 1978 Species of Glendonia Gen. Nov. (Ingelarellinae; Spiriferida) in the Permian of Eastern Australia. Geological Survey of Queensland. Publication 365 (Palaeo, 39) p1-9
Usage: Mentioned (p1) Comments:
REFID: 35472 Ollier, C.D. 1978 Tectonics and geomorphology of the Eastern Highlands in Davies J.L., Williams M.A.J.(eds) - Landform evolution in Australia ANU Press, Canberra and Norwalk, Connecticut 1v p5-47
Usage: Mentioned (p8) Comments:
REFID: 36147 Young, R.W. 1978 The study of landform evolution in the Sydney Region: A review. Australian Geographer 14 p71-93
Usage: Mentioned (Fig.2) Comments: See also Plate 2.
REFID: 36148 Young, R.W. 1977 Landscape development in the Shoalhaven River catchment of southeastern New South Wales. Zeitschrift fur Geomorphologie 21(3) p262-283
Usage: Mentioned (p266) Comments:
REFID: 32266 Moelle, K.H.R. 1976 The Sydney Basin, N.S.W. IN Permian coal geology - Eastern Australia. 25th International Geological Congress. Excursion Guide 10A p23-26
Usage: Mentioned (p24) Comments:
REFID: 32950 Runnegar, B. , McClung, G. 1975 A Permian time scale for Gondwanaland. IN Campbell K.S.W.(ed) - Gondwana geology: papers from the 3rd Gondwana symposium, Canberra, 73. ANU Press, Canberra 1v p425-441
Usage: Mentioned (Table 31.1) Comments:
REFID: 37092 Shiels, O.J. 1975 Clyde River coal-field. In Traves D.M. and King D.(Eds) - Economic geology of Australia and Papua New Guinea - 2.Coal. AusIMM. Monograph Series 6 p227-230
Usage: Mentioned (Table 2) Comments:
REFID: 37082 Stuntz, J. 1975 Regional coal geology of the main coal province of New South Wales. In Traves D.M. and King D.(Eds) - Economic geology of Australia and Papua New Guinea - 2.Coal. AusIMM. Monograph Series 6 p158-163
Usage: Mentioned (p161) Comments:
REFID: 45090 Mayne, S.J. , Nicholas, E. , Bigg-Wither, A.L. , Rasidi, J.S. , Raine, M.J. 1974 Geology the Sydney Basin - a review. Bureau of Mineral Resources, Australia. Bulletin 149 229pp
Usage: Mentioned (p27) Comments: Relationship of rock units
REFID: 48940 Olgers, F. , Flood, P.G. , Robertson, A.D. 1974 Palaeozoic geology of the Warwick and Goondiwindi 1:250 000 Sheet areas, Queensland and New South Wales. Bureau of Mineral Resources, Australia, Report 164
Usage: Mentioned (p99) Comments:
REFID: 36221 Bowman, H.N. , Stewart, T.R. 1974 Robertson, New South Wales, 1:50 000 geological series map. Sheet 9028-IV, 1st edition. (See Geology of the Wollongong, Kiama & Robertson 1:50 000 sheets by Geol.Surv.NSW.) Geological Survey of New South Wales 1v
Usage: Mentioned (Map legend) Min age from reference: Late Permian Max age from reference: Late Permian Comments: Early Late Permian.
REFID: 31081 Gostin, V.A. , Herbert, C. 1973 Stratigraphy of the Upper Carboniferous and Lower Permian sequence, southern Sydney Basin. Geological Society of Australia. Journal 20(1) p49-70
Usage: Mentioned (p49) Comments: See also P66, 69 & Fig. 2
REFID: 30450 Dear, J.F. 1972 Preliminary biostratigraphic subdivision of the Permian brachiopod faunas in the northern Bowen Basin and their distribution throughout the Basin. Geological Survey of Queensland, Report 49
Usage: Mentioned (Table 1) Comments: Permian. Sydney Basin
REFID: 33420 Taylor, G. 1972 Sedimentation in Jervis Bay. Proceedings of the Linnean Society of New South Wales 96(4) p297-306
Usage: Mentioned (Fig.2) Comments:
REFID: 31126 Gray, N.M. 1971 Accelerated weathering of sediments. IN Programme and abstracts for the sixth symposium on advances in the study of the Sydney Basin. University of Newcastle. Department of Geology 1v p19
Usage: Mentioned (p19) Comments:
REFID: 32073 Mayne, S.J. , Nicholas, E. 1971 Contributions to the stratigraphy of the Sydney Basin. IN Programme and abstracts for the sixth symposium on advances in the study of the Sydney Basin. University of Newcastle. Department of Geology 1v p21-22
Usage: Mentioned (p21) Comments:
REFID: 29994 Brunker, R.L. , Offenberg, A.C. , West, J.L. 1971 Monaro, New South Wales 1:500 000 geological series 1st Edition. Geological Survey of New South Wales 1v
Usage: Mentioned (Map legend) Min age from reference: Permian Max age from reference: Permian Comments:
REFID: 32142 McKelvey, B.C. , McClung, G.R. , Runnegar, B. 1971 Nowra-Muree Sands - definition, internal morphology and age. IN Programme and abstracts for the sixth symposium on Advances in the study of the Sydney Basin. University of Newcastle. Department of Geology 1v p22
Usage: Mentioned (p22) Comments: Mid-Permian
REFID: 29745 Bembrick, C.S. 1971 Petroleum exploration drilling in New South Wales, 1970. Geological Survey of New South Wales. Quarterly Notes 3 p5-8
Usage: Mentioned (p7) Comments:
REFID: 29750 Bembrick, C.S. , Holmes, G.G. 1971 Preliminary report on D M Callala D D H 1. Geological Survey of New South Wales. Quarterly Notes 4 p1-3
Usage: Mentioned (Fig.1) Comments:
REFID: 31277 Helby, R.J. , Herbert, C. 1971 Relationship of the Clyde Coal Measures to the Pidgeon House Creek Siltstone, southern Sydney Basin. Geological Survey of New South Wales. Quarterly Notes 5 p1-6
Usage: Mentioned (p3) Comments:
REFID: 30449 Dear, J.F. 1971 Strophomenoid brachiopods from the higher Permian faunas of the Back Creek Group in the Bowen Basin. Geological Survey of Queensland. Publication 347 (Palaeo, 21)
Usage: Mentioned (p2) Comments: Fauna
REFID: 29992 Brunker, R.L. , Offenberg, A.C. , West, J.L. 1970 1:500 000 geological series; Monaro. Geological Survey of New South Wales 1st Ed.
Usage: Mentioned (Map legend) Min age from reference: Permian Max age from reference: Permian Comments:
REFID: 33974 Young, R.W. 1970 A probable post-uplift age for the duricrust on the South Coast of New South Wales. Search 1(4) p163-164
Usage: Mentioned (p163) Comments:
REFID: 31062 Goldberry, R. , Loughnan, F.C. 1970 Dawsonite and nordstrandite in the Permian Berry Formation of the Sydney Basin, New South Wales. American Mineralogist 55 p477-490
Usage: Mentioned (p478) Comments: Permian. On Table
REFID: 34138 Dickins, J.M. 1969 Correlation chart for the Permian System in Australia. IN Gondwana stratigraphy. Unesco, France 1v p475-477
Usage: Mentioned (Cor.Chart) Comments: Kazanian
REFID: 34533 Thomas, G.A. 1969 Notoconularia, a new conularid genus from the Permian of eastern Australia. Journal of Paleontology 43(5) p1283-1290
Usage: Mentioned (p1285) Comments:
REFID: 34568 Wass, R.E. , Gould, I.G. 1969 Permian faunas and sediments from the South Marulan District, New South Wales. Proceedings of the Linnean Society of New South Wales 93(2) p212-226
Usage: Mentioned (p218) Comments: Permian. Fauna
REFID: 34566 Wass, R.E. 1969 Permian faunas and sediments from the South Marulan district, New South Wales. IN Abstracts for the third symposium on Advances in the study of the Sydney Basin. University of Newcastle. Department of Geology 1v p38-39
Usage: Mentioned (p38) Comments:
REFID: 34039 Branagan, D.F. 1969 Permian of the southern and western parts of the Sydney Basi n - introduction. IN Packham G.H.(ed) - The geology of New S outh Wales. Geological Society of Australia. Journal 16(1) p355
Usage: Mentioned (p355) Comments:
REFID: 34084 Campbell, K.S.W. 1969 Permian of the southern and western parts of the Sydney Basi n. Correlation of the Shoalhaven Group. IN Packham G.H.(ed) - The geology of New South Wales. Geological Society of Australia. Journal 16(1) p368-369
Usage: Mentioned (p368) Comments: Perm.
REFID: 34434 Raam, A. 1969 Permian of the southern and western parts of the Sydney Basin - Gerringong Volcanics. IN Packham G.H.(ed) - The geology of New South Wales. Geological Society of Australia. Journal 16(1) p365-368
Usage: Mentioned (Fig.5.25) Comments:
REFID: 34335 McElroy, C.T. 1969 Permian of the southern and western parts of the Sydney Basin - Shoalhaven Group in the central part of the Sydney Basin. IN Packham G.H.(ed) - The geology of New South Wales. Geological Society of Australia. Journal 16(1) p369-370
Usage: Mentioned (p369) Comments: Permian
REFID: 34211 Gostin, V.A. 1969 Sedimentology of the Permian Conjola Formation in the southern Sydney Basin. IN Abstracts for the second symposium on Advances in the study of the Sydney Basin. University of Newcastle. Department of Geology 1v p32-33
Usage: Mentioned (p32) Comments: Permian
REFID: 34059 Brunker, R.L. , Rose, G. 1969 Sydney Basin, New South Wales, 1:500 000 geological sheet. Special edition. Geological Survey of New South Wales 1v
Usage: Mentioned (Map legend) Min age from reference: Permian Max age from reference: Permian Comments:
REFID: 32945 Runnegar, B.N. 1969 The Permian faunal succession in eastern Australia. IN Dickens J.M. (ed) - The Permian of Australia Symposium. Geological Society of Australia. Special Publication 2 p73-96
Usage: Mentioned (p84) Comments: Permian. See also PP85,90. Shoalhaven Gp.
REFID: 43893 Armstrong, J. 1968 The Martiniacean species occurring at Glendon, New South Wales, the type locality of Notospirifer darwini (Morris). Royal Society of New South Wales. Journal and Proceedings 101(3&4) p197-205
Usage: Not recorded (p202) Max age from reference: Permian Comments:
REFID: 43479 Brown, D.A. , Campbell, K.S.W. , Crook, K.A.W. 1968 The geological evolution of Australia and New Zealand. Pergamon Press oxford 409pp
Usage: Not recorded (p189,218) Max age from reference: Kungurian Comments:
REFID: 43474 Runnegar, B. 1967 Desmodent bivalves from the Permian of eastern Australia Bureau of Mineral Resources, Australia. Bulletin 96 108pp
Usage: Not recorded (p57) Comments:
REFID: 43383 Brunker, R.L. , Offenberg, A.C. , Rose, G. 1967 Explanatory Notes 1:3 000 000 geological map of New South Wales. Geological Survey of New South Wales 32
Usage: Not recorded (Fig.5,Fig.3) Max age from reference: Permian Comments:
REFID: 43344 Branagan, D.F. , McElroy, C.T. , Packham, G.H. 1967 Field geology of New South Wales Science Press 191
Usage: Not recorded (p187) Comments:
REFID: 43475 Runnegar, B. 1967 Preliminary faunal zonation of the eastern Australian Permian Queensland Government Mining Journal 68(794)
Usage: Not recorded (p553) Max age from reference: Permian Comments:
REFID: 43465 Rose, G. 1966 Ulladulla, N.S.W., sheet SI56-13. 1:250 000 geological map. First Edition Geological Survey of New South Wales
Usage: Not recorded (Map Legend) Max age from reference: Permian Comments:
REFID: 43349 Geological Survey of New South Wales. 1966 Wollongong N.S.W. 1:250 000 geological map (second edition) Geological Survey of New South Wales
Usage: Not recorded (Map) Comments:
REFID: 45006 Campbell, K.S.W. 1965 Australian Permian terebratuloids. Bureau of Mineral Resources, Australia. Bulletin 68
Usage: Not recorded (Tb.1,p5,32-3,87,89,) Comments: p94-5,101,103,118,18,142,144.
REFID: 44282 Hare R. and Associates 1965 Farmout Drillers N.L. Stockyard Mountain No. 1. Summary of data and results. Petroleum Search Subsidy Acts. Publication 12 pp 13-20 Pl.3
Usage: Not recorded (p.15,17-19;Pl.3) Comments: Porous interbeds found in Stockyard Mt No.1 Well.
REFID: 44861 Weiss, E.H. 1963 Geology for NSW Schools. Shakespeare Head Press, Sydney. 336pp
Usage: Not recorded (226,229) Max age from reference: Permian Comments:
REFID: 43385 Voisey, A.H. 1958 Clarke Memorial Lecture. Further remarks on the sedimentary formations of New South Wales Royal Society of New South Wales. Journal and Proceedings 91(4) 165-188
Usage: Not recorded (p179) Max age from reference: Late Permian Comments:
REFID: 43345 Hanlon, F.N. 1958 Presidential Address. Part II. Geology and Transport with Special reference to landslides on the near South coast of N.S.W. Royal Society of New South Wales. Journal and Proceedings 92(1) p2-15
Usage: Not recorded (p3) Max age from reference: Triassic Comments:
REFID: 43491 Fairbridge, R.W. 1953 Australian Stratigraphy.XII chaps, end paper (2nd edition) University of Western Australia. Text Books Board 2nd edition
Usage: Not recorded (pVII/50) Max age from reference: Permian Comments:

Bibliographic references returned: 122 This data is subject to Geoscience Australia's disclaimer and copyright statements.