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Pilliga Sandstone STRATNO: 15212
Current: Yes Rank: Formation, beds Status: Formal State(s): NSW , QLD
Category: Variation of published name Usage: Redefined Definition Card: No
Originator: Entry date: 01-JAN-88Last Update: 23-SEP-18
Replaced by: Previously known as: Pilliga Series""
Description: Medium to very coarse grained, well sorted, angular to subangular quartzose sandstone and conglomerate. Minor interbeds of mudstone, siltstone and fine grained sandstone and coal. Common carbonaceous fragments and iron staining. Rare lithic fragments.
Comments: See also previous definitions. Surat Basin; Coonamble Embayment. Aquifer: generally artesian.
Geological province: Surat Basin
Type state: NSWReference section type: outcrop area
Maximum thickness: 300mMinimum thickness:
Unit Age Event: deposition
Top of unit -
Minimum age: Late Jurassic Ma: % from base of biozone: Age method: inferred, biostratigraphic correlation
Maximum age: Ma: % from base of biozone: Age method:
Base of unit -
Minimum age: Ma: % from base of biozone: Age method:
Maximum age: Late Jurassic Ma: % from base of biozone: Age method: inferred, biostratigraphic correlation

Stratigraphic Hierarchy (current units only) Rank Status

Chemical Hierarchy (current units only) Rank Status


Related units: Relationship: Contact Type:
Keelindi beds overlies Pilliga Sandstone conformity
Warrumbungle Volcanics overlies Pilliga Sandstone
Purlawaugh Formation underlies Pilliga Sandstone conformity
Garrawilla Volcanics underlies Pilliga Sandstone
Orallo Formation overlies Pilliga Sandstone conformity
Walloon Coal Measures underlies Pilliga Sandstone conformity
Springbok Sandstone is interbedded with Pilliga Sandstone
First Reference:
REFID: 43394 Dulhunty, J.A., 1965, The Mesozoic age of the Garrawilla Lavas in the Coonabarabran-Gunnedah District, Royal Society of New South Wales. Journal and Proceedings, 98(2), 105

Definition Reference:
REFID: 23170 Meakin, N.S., Morgan, E.J., 1999, Dubbo 1:250 000 geological Sheet SI/55-4, 2nd Edition. Explanatory Notes., Australian Geological Survey Organisation and Geological Survey of New South Wales, 1v, 504p

Use on maps:
REFID: 721 Brown, R.E., Brownlow, J.W., Krynen, J.P., 1992, Manilla-Narrabri 1:250000 Metallogenic Map SH/56-9, SH/55-12. Metallogenic Study and Mineral Deposit Data Sheets, Geological Survey of New South Wales. Metallogenic Map Series, 1v, Map
REFID: 23043 Morgan, E.J., Cameron, R.G., Colquhoun, G.P., Meakin, N.S., Raymond, O.L., Scott, M.M., Watkins, J.J., Barron, L.M., Henderson, G.A.M., Krynen, J.P., Pogson, D.J., Warren, A.Y.E., Wyborn, D., Yoo, E.K., Glen, R.A., Jagodzinski, E.A., 1999, Dubbo 1:250 000 geological sheet SI/55-4 (Second Edition), Geological Survey of New South Wales, 1v, map
REFID: 23051 Stroud, W.J., Brown, R.E., 1998, Inverell 1:250 000 Metallogenic Sheet SH/56-5. First Edition, Geological Survey of New South Wales, Map Legend
REFID: 29986 Brunker, R.L., 1972, Narromine, New South Wales, 1:250 000 geological series sheet SI55-3 1st edition, Geological Survey of New South Wales, 1v
REFID: 29993 Brunker, R.L., Offenberg, A.C., West, J.L., 1970, 1:500 000 geological series, Macquarie (First Ed)., Geological Survey of New South Wales, 1v
REFID: 30135 Chesnut, W.S., Flood, R.H., McKelvey, B.C., Cameron, R.G., 1973, Manilla, New South Wales, 1:250 000 geological series map. Sheet SH/56-09, 1st edition., Geological Survey of New South Wales, 1v
REFID: 30692 Exon, N.F., den Hertog, J.G.A., Mason, J.N., 1976, Geology of the northern part of the Surat Basin, Queensland, 1:1 000 000 geological series map., Bureau of Mineral Resources, Australia, 1v
REFID: 30910 Geological Survey of New South Wales., 1973, Coonamble, New South Wales, 1:500 000 geological series map. 1st edition., Geological Survey of New South Wales, 1v
REFID: 30911 Geological Survey of New South Wales., 1973, New England, New South Wales, 1:500 000 geological series map. 1st edition., Geological Survey of New South Wales, 1v
REFID: 31726 Langley, W., 1974, Metallogenic map of part of Gilgandra 1:250 000 sheet. (The map is attached to the Dubbo Metallagenic Study.), Geological Survey of New South Wales, 1v
REFID: 32045 Matson, C., 1974, Dubbo, New South Wales, 1:250 000 metallogenic map. 1st edition., Geological Survey of New South Wales, 1v
REFID: 32482 Offenberg, A.C., 1971, Tamworth, New South Wales, 1:250 000 geological series map. Sheet SH/56-13, 1st edition., Geological Survey of New South Wales, 1v
REFID: 32671 Pogson, D.J., 1972, Geological map of New South Wales, scale 1:1 000 000., Geological Survey of New South Wales, 1v
REFID: 33676 Wallis, G.R., 1971, Narrabri, New South Wales, 1:250 000 geological series map. Sheet SH/55-12, 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: 34444 Rasmus, P.L., Rose, D.M., Rose, G., 1969, Singleton, New South Wales, 1:250 000 geological series map. Sheet SI/56-01, 1st edition., Geological Survey of New South Wales, 1v
REFID: 43091 Brown, R.E., Krynen, J.P., Brownlow, J.W., 1990, Manilla-Narrabri 1:250 000 Metallogenic Map, Geological Survey of New South Wales, 1v, map
REFID: 43276 Meakin, S., Henley, H., Pecover, S., Watkins, J., 1996, Walgett 1:250 000 geological sheet SH55/11. 1st edition., Geological Survey of New South Wales, 1v, Map
REFID: 43277 Watkins, J.J., 1996, Nyngan 1:250 000 geological sheet SH51-15. 1st Edition., Geological Survey of New South Wales, 1v, Map
REFID: 43355 Offenberg, A.C., 1967, Gilgandra, N.S.W. Sheet SH 55-16 1:250 000 geological map. Provisional Edition, Geological Survey of New South Wales
REFID: 43356 Offenberg, A.C., 1968, Gilgandra H55-16 1:250 000 First Edition, New South Wales. Department of Mines.
REFID: 43405 Offenberg, A.C., West, J.L., 1969, 1:500 000 geological series, Coonamble, N.S.W. Provisional Edition, Geological Survey of New South Wales
REFID: 43407 Offenberg, A.C., 1968, Tamworth H56-13 1:250 000 Provisional edition, Geological Survey of New South Wales
REFID: 43410 Wallis, G.R., 1969, 1:250 000 geological series, Narrabri. SH55-12. Provisional Edition, Geological Survey of New South Wales
REFID: 43476 Offenberg, A.C., Rose, D.M., Packham, G.H., 1968, Dubbo I55-4, 1:250 000 geological map. Provisional Edition, Geological Survey of New South Wales
REFID: 43500 Brunker, R.L., 1968, Narromine I55-3 Provisional Edition 1:250 000 geological map, Geological Survey of New South Wales
REFID: 44160 Sherwin, L., 1997, Narromine 1:250 000 geological sheet SI/55-3, second edition., Geological Survey of New South Wales, 1v, map
REFID: 50590 Raymond, O.L., Warren, A.Y.E., Henderson, G.A.M., 1997, Dubbo, New South Wales, 1:100 000 Geological Sheet 8633, Preliminary First edition, New South Wales. Department of Mineral Resources/Australian Geological Survey Organisation, 1v, Map
REFID: 50629 Pratt, W., 1998, Gunnedah Coalfield (North) Regional Geology 1:100 000 - First edition, Geological Survey of New South Wales, 1v, Map
REFID: 63733 Purdy, D., Donchak, P.J.T., Pascoe, G.S., 2007, TEXAS Special 1:100 000 Sheet 9140 and Part 9139, 9239 and 9240 - First edition, Queensland. Department of Mines and Energy, 1v, Map
REFID: 70036 Dawson, M. W., Spiller, F.C.P., Brownlow, J.W., Barnes, R.G, 2003, Brigalow Belt South Bioregion 1:500 000 Geological map, Geological Survey of New South Wales, Department of Mineral Resources, map


Full Bibliographic Details (ordered by usage, publication year)

REFID: 30610 Dulhunty, J.A. 1973 Mesozoic stratigraphy in central western New South Wales. Geological Society of Australia. Journal 20(3) p319-328
Usage: Redefined (p322) Min age from reference: Late Jurassic Max age from reference: Late Jurassic Comments:
REFID: 23170 Meakin, N.S. , Morgan, E.J. 1999 Dubbo 1:250 000 geological Sheet SI/55-4, 2nd Edition. Explanatory Notes. Australian Geological Survey Organisation and Geological Survey of New South Wales 1v 504p
Usage: Defined (p332) Min age from reference: Late Jurassic Max age from reference: Late Jurassic Comments: Of Surat Basin. Age from microfloral assemblage.
REFID: 36570 Bourke, D.J. 1980 Stratigraphy of the Mesozoic sequence in the Warialda-Goondiwindi area. Geological Survey of New South Wales, Records 19(1) p1-79
Usage: Defined (p39) Min age from reference: Jurassic Max age from reference: Jurassic Comments: See p25, Fig.9.
REFID: 45110 Exon, N.F. 1976 Geology of the Surat Basin in Queensland. Bureau of Mineral Resources, Australia. Bulletin 166
Usage: Defined (p98) Min age from reference: Late Jurassic Max age from reference: Late Jurassic Comments: Formerly Pilliga Series (Kenny,1928), Pilliga Beds (Dulhunty,1939).
REFID: 65116 Totterdell, J.M. , Moloney, J. , Korsch, R.J. , Krassay, A.A. 2009 Sequence stratigraphy of the Bowen-Gunnedah and Surat Basins in New South Wales Australian Journal of Earth Sciences 56(3) p433-459
Usage: Described (p456, Fig 2 p437) Min age from reference: Early Cretaceous Max age from reference: Late Jurassic Comments: Underlies the Orallo Formation, overlies the Purlawaugh Formation, Surat Basin. Equivalent to Springbok Sst + Westbourne Formation + Gubberamunda Formation. Medium to coarse-grained quartzose sandstone.
REFID: 60267 Ashley, P.M. , Dawson, M. W. , Sivell, W.J. , Wilson, J.S. , Dunlap, W.J. 2003 New data on the geology and geochronology of the area south of Tooraweenah, New South wales Geological Survey of New South Wales. Quarterly Notes 115 p13-32
Usage: Described (p15) Min age from reference: Jurassic Max age from reference: Jurassic Comments: Quartz-rich sandstone conglomerate with siliceous clasts of vein quartz, chert and jasper. Overlies Garrawilla Volcs; conformably overlain by Keelindi beds; also overlain by Warrumbungle Volcs. Max. thickness:>100m. Geol.Prov: Surat Basin.
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: Described (p295, p296-7 Tb 22.1, p546 Tb A1.12) Min age from reference: Late Jurassic Max age from reference: Callovian Comments: Of the Injune Creek Group. Fullers earth occurs in a thin horizon. Merges with Gubberamunda Sandstone from Qld. Max. thickness: 300m. Geological Province: Surat Basin. See also p312-3 Fig. 22.6, p314-5..
REFID: 22865 Scheibner, E. , Basden, H. (ed.) 1998 Part 7(22). Jurassic-Cretaceous. In: Geology of New South Wales - Synthesis. Geological Survey of New South Wales. Memoir (Geology) 13(2) p289-319
Usage: Described (p295,Table22.1p296-7) Min age from reference: Tithonian Max age from reference: Callovian Comments:
REFID: 23050 Brown, R.E. , Stroud, W.J. 1997 Inverell Metallogenic Map SH/56-5: Metallogenic Study and Mineral Deposit Data Sheets Geological Survey of New South Wales 1v 575p
Usage: Described (p23 Table 4) Min age from reference: Late Jurassic Max age from reference: Late Jurassic Comments: of Surat Basin. Palnology indicates a J5 Jurassic age.
REFID: 22831 Sherwin, L. 1996 Narromine 1:250 000 Geological Sheet SI/55-3: Explanatory Notes Geological Survey of New South Wales 1v 104p
Usage: Described (p 84) Min age from reference: Jurassic Max age from reference: Jurassic Comments: Overlain by Cainozoic sediments.
REFID: 43494 Henderson, G.A.M. 1996 Notes on the geology of three areas in the Dubbo 1:250 000 Sheet area, N.S.W. Australian Geological Survey Organisation. Record 1996/47 32p + Appendix (11p) and Figures (6)
Usage: Described (p14) Min age from reference: Late Jurassic Max age from reference: Late Jurassic Comments: Lower lithic sandstone and polymictic conglomerate; and upper more quartz-rich rock, particularly the basal bed which is a very coarse quartz sandstone containing rounded qtz pebbles and subangular qtz granules. Overlies Pulrawaugh Fm. Max. thick: 100m.
REFID: 23053 Watkins, J.J. , Meakin, N.S. 1996 Nyngan and Walgett 1:250000 Geological Sheets SH/55-15 & SH/55-11: Explanatory Notes. Geological Survey of New South Wales 1v 112pp
Usage: Described (p8,10,25-6,57) Min age from reference: Late Jurassic Max age from reference: Middle Jurassic Comments:
REFID: 37794 Arditto, P.A. 1982 Deposition and diagenesis of the Jurassic Pilliga Sandstone in the southeastern Surat Basin, New South Wales. Geological Society of Australia. Journal 29(2) p191-203
Usage: Described (p191) Comments:
REFID: 31326 Higgins, M.L. , Loughnan, F.C. 1973 Flint clays of the Merrygoan-Digilah area. AusIMM. Proceedings 246 p33-40
Usage: Described (p38) Comments: Jurassic
REFID: 70821 Roach, I.C. (ed). 2015 The Southern Thomson Orogen VTEMplus AEM survey: using airborne electromagnetics as an UNCOVER application Geoscience Australia. Record 2015/29 144p
Usage: Briefly described (p22 Fig.2.7, p80) Min age from reference: Jurassic Max age from reference: Jurassic Comments: Surat Basin; Coonamble Embayment. Aquifer: generally artesian. , Injune Creek Group. , Overlies Walloon Coal Measures or Purlawaugh Formation. Is overlain by Westbourne or Orallo Formations, Kumbarilla or Keelindi beds.
REFID: 68593 Meakin, N.S. 2011 Angledool 1:250 000 geological sheet SH/55-7 2nd Edition Explanatory notes Geological Survey of New South Wales 88p
Usage: Briefly described (p3-4, p45, p47) Min age from reference: Late Jurassic Max age from reference: Late Jurassic Comments: Deposited by a braided to meandering river system with extensive flood plains. One of the main artesian aquifers in the map area. , Overlies Purlawaugh Formation. Is overlain by Orallo Formation. , Medium- to coarse-grained, well-sorted quartzose sandstone with minor interbeds of mudstone, siltstone and fine-grained sandstone.
REFID: 68069 Burton, G.R. 2011 Angledool 1:250 000 geological sheet SH55-7 , second edition. Geological Survey of New South Wales map
Usage: Briefly described (Map legend.) Min age from reference: Late Jurassic Max age from reference: Late Jurassic Comments: Surat Basin. Shown on cross-sections and time-space plot and basement interpretation only. Braided to meandering river system with extensive flood plains. , Conformably overlies Purlawaugh Formation. Is overlain conformably by Orallo Formation. , Medium- to coarse-grained, well-sorted quartzose sandstone with minor interbeds of mudstone, siltstone and fine-grained sandstone.
REFID: 68135 Turner, S. , Bean, L.B. , Dettmann, M. , McKellar, J.L. , McLoughlin, S. , Thulborn, T. 2009 Australian Jurassic sedimentary and fossil successions: current work and future prospects for marine and nonmarine correlation GFF 131(1-2) 49-70
Usage: Briefly described (p52 fig 2b) Min age from reference: Tithonian Max age from reference: Oxfordian Comments: Surat Basin (NSW) , Disconformably overlies Purlawaugh Formation, overlain by Orallo Formation , Cross-bedded sandstone.
REFID: 65114 Korsch, R.J. , Totterdell, J.M. , Cathro, D.L. , Nicoll, M.G. 2009 Early Permian East Australian Rift System Australian Journal of Earth Sciences 56(3) p381-400
Usage: Briefly described (p385 Fig.3) Min age from reference: Early Cretaceous Max age from reference: Late Jurassic Comments:
REFID: 65113 Korsch, R.J. , Totterdell, J.M. 2009 Subsidence history and basin phases of the Bowen, Gunnedah and Surat Basins, eastern Australia Australian Journal of Earth Sciences 56(3) p335-353
Usage: Briefly described (Fig 4 p340) Min age from reference: Early Cretaceous Max age from reference: Late Jurassic Comments: Overlies the Purlawaugh Formation, underlies the Orallo Formation.
REFID: 63347 Vickery, N.M. , Dawson, M. W. , Sivell, W.J. , Malloch, K.R. , Dunlap, W.J. 2007 Cainozoic igneous rocks in the Bingara to Inverell area, northeastern New South Wales Geological Survey of New South Wales. Quarterly Notes 123 p1-31
Usage: Briefly described (p5 Fig. 2) Min age from reference: Early Cretaceous Max age from reference: Middle Jurassic Comments: Geological Province: Surat Basin.
REFID: 63733 Purdy, D. , Donchak, P.J.T. , Pascoe, G.S. 2007 TEXAS Special 1:100 000 Sheet 9140 and Part 9139, 9239 and 9240 - First edition Queensland. Department of Mines and Energy 1v Map
Usage: Briefly described (Map legend) Min age from reference: Jurassic Max age from reference: Jurassic Comments: Quartzose sandstone, conglomerate.
REFID: 62534 Brown, R.E. 2006 Inverell Exploration NSW geophysics -- new data for exploration and geological investigations in the northern New England area of New South Wales Geological Survey of New South Wales. Quarterly Notes 121 p1-38
Usage: Briefly described (p10 (legend)) Min age from reference: Late Jurassic Max age from reference: Late Jurassic Comments: Geological Province: Surat Basin. Quartzose sandstone.
REFID: 50616 Tomkins, K.M. , Hesse, P.P. 2004 Evidence of Late Cenozoic uplift and climate change in the stratigraphy of the Macquarie River Valley, New South Wales Australian Journal of Earth Sciences 51(2) p273-290
Usage: Briefly described (p275, 286) Min age from reference: Jurassic Max age from reference: Jurassic Comments: Interbedded sandstone and thicker shale and mudstone units.
REFID: 68005 Dawson, M. , Vickery, N. , Barnes, R. , Tadros, V. , Wiles, L. 2004 Nandewar Geology - Integration and Upgrade, Nandewar Western Regional Assessment. Resource and Conservation Assessment Council NAND04 170pp
Usage: Briefly described (p131.) Min age from reference: Jurassic Max age from reference: Jurassic Comments: Surat Basin. , Medium to coarse, cross-bedded quartzose sandstone with basal pebble lenses common; minor interbeds of siltstone and mudstone.
REFID: 68006 McEvilly, R. , Malloch, K.R. , Watkins, J.J. , Wiles, L.A. , Moloney, J. , Mantaring, A.R. 2004 Nandewar Mineral and Petroleum Resources and Potential, Nandewar Western Regional Assessment. Resource and Conservation Assessment Council NAND07 168pp
Usage: Briefly described (p92.) Comments: Bores targetting this unit for water have intersected coal in the underlying Walloon Coal Measures. , Overlies Walloon Coal Measures.
REFID: 70036 Dawson, M. W. , Spiller, F.C.P. , Brownlow, J.W. , Barnes, R.G 2003 Brigalow Belt South Bioregion 1:500 000 Geological map Geological Survey of New South Wales, Department of Mineral Resources map
Usage: Briefly described (Map legend) Min age from reference: Late Jurassic Max age from reference: Late Jurassic Comments: Surat Basin. Included in a mapped unit of a braided stream sequence: quartzose sandstone with minor mudstone, siltstone and coal.
REFID: 60266 Dawson, M. W. , Dunlap, W.J. 2003 New geochronology from the Coolah-Mendooran area: evidence for Middle Jurassic erosion in the southern Surat Basin Geological Survey of New South Wales. Quarterly Notes 115 p1-12
Usage: Briefly described (p2, p3 Tb. 1) Min age from reference: Late Jurassic Max age from reference: Middle Jurassic Comments: Piedmont deposits of quartzose sandstone and conglomerate. Overlies Purlawaugh Formation; underlies the Keelindi beds. Geological Province: Surat 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 (p52, pp54-57 Figs, pp64-66, p98, p127.) Min age from reference: Late Jurassic Max age from reference: Middle Jurassic Comments: Crops out over much of the Brigalow Belt South Bioregion. Forms cliffs. , Conformably overlies Walloon Coal Measures and Purlawaugh Formation. Is conformably overlain by Keelindi beds and Orallo Formation. , Coarse-grained, quartzose, braided-stream sandstone; basal pebble lenses common; minor interbeds of siltstone and mudstone; common carbonaceous fragments and iron staining.
REFID: 24042 Young, R.W. , Young, A.R.M. , Price, D.M. , Wray, R.A.L. 2002 Geomorphology of the Namoi alluvial plain, northeastern New South Wales Australian Journal of Earth Sciences 49 (3) p509-523
Usage: Briefly described (p510) Min age from reference: Jurassic Max age from reference: Jurassic Comments:
REFID: 68004 Hill, M. , McEvilly, R. , Watkins, J. 2002 Mineral and petroleum resources and potential: NSW Western Regional Assessments: Brigalow Belt South Bioregion (Stage 2) Geological Survey of New South Wales WRA / 20 235pp
Usage: Briefly described (p87, p174, p182.) Min age from reference: Late Jurassic Max age from reference: Late Jurassic Comments: Excellent reservoir potential; sealed by the Orallo Formation but this becomes more sandy towards its depositional limits. Targeted for oil/gas exploration; only minor fluorescence and low level gas shows. , Widespread, excellent quality quartz sandstone.
REFID: 24159 Othman, R. , Ward, C.R. 2002 Thermal maturation pattern in the southern Bowen, northern Gunnedah and Surat Basins, northern New South Wales, Australia International Journal of Coal Geology 51 p145-167
Usage: Briefly described (p148 Fig.2) Min age from reference: Middle Jurassic Max age from reference: Middle Jurassic Comments: Geological Province: Surat Basin. Underlying Unit: Walloon Coal Measures.
REFID: 23566 Gurba, L.W. , Weber, C.R. 2001 Effects of igneous intrusions on coalbed methane potential, Gunnedah Basin, Australia International Journal of Coal Geology 46(2-4) p113-131
Usage: Briefly described (p116 Fig. 2) Min age from reference: Jurassic Max age from reference: Jurassic Comments: Geological Province: Gunnedah Basin
REFID: 23740 Othman, R. , Arouri, K.R. , Ward, C.R. , McKirdy, D.M. 2001 Oil generation by igneous intrusions in the northern Gunnedah Basin, Australia Organic Geochemistry 32 p1219-1232
Usage: Briefly described (p1220) Min age from reference: Jurassic Max age from reference: Jurassic Comments: Geological Province: Gunnedah Basin
REFID: 23790 Brown, R.E. 2001 Peel Discovery 2000 Geophysics - Providing keys to exploration in the western New England Region of New South Wales Geological Survey of New South Wales. Quarterly Notes 111 p1-15
Usage: Briefly described (p10 Fig. 2) Min age from reference: Jurassic Max age from reference: Jurassic Comments: Geological Province: Surat Basin
REFID: 24092 Australian Bureau of Rural Sciences 2001 The Hydrogeology of the Great Artesian Basin Bureau Rural Sciences 2001 48p
Usage: Briefly described (p8 Fig.3) Comments:
REFID: 23982 Habermehl, M.A. 2001 Wire-line logged waterbores in the Great Artesian Basin, Australia - Digital data of logs and waterbore data aquired by AGSO. Australian Geological Survey Organisation. Bulletin 245 98pp
Usage: Briefly described (p2) Min age from reference: Cretaceous Max age from reference: Jurassic Comments: Geological Province: Great Artesian Basin. See also page 35 Fig.7.
REFID: 61776 Beckett, J. , Watson, N. 1999 A strato-tectonic interpretation of the Gunnedah Basin aeromagnetic data IN Flood, P. G. (ed.) "Regional Geology Tectonics and Metallogenesis: New England Orogen" - papers presented at a conference .... University of New England, Armidale 1999" - NEO '99 Conference University of New England. Earth Sciences 1v p189-202
Usage: Briefly described (p194 Fig. 3) Min age from reference: Jurassic Max age from reference: Jurassic Comments: Geological Province: Surat Basin. Quartz-sandstone with minor lithic sandstone and siltstone.
REFID: 23043 Morgan, E.J. , Cameron, R.G. , Colquhoun, G.P. , Meakin, N.S. , Raymond, O.L. , Scott, M.M. , Watkins, J.J. , Barron, L.M. , Henderson, G.A.M. , Krynen, J.P. , Pogson, D.J. , Warren, A.Y.E. , Wyborn, D. , Yoo, E.K. , Glen, R.A. , Jagodzinski, E.A. 1999 Dubbo 1:250 000 geological sheet SI/55-4 (Second Edition) Geological Survey of New South Wales 1v map
Usage: Briefly described (Map Legend) Min age from reference: Late Jurassic Max age from reference: Late Jurassic Comments: of Surat Basin.
REFID: 50629 Pratt, W. 1998 Gunnedah Coalfield (North) Regional Geology 1:100 000 - First edition Geological Survey of New South Wales 1v Map
Usage: Briefly described (Map Legend) Min age from reference: Jurassic Max age from reference: Jurassic Comments: Geological Province: Surat Basin. Overlies: Purlawaugh Formation.
REFID: 23051 Stroud, W.J. , Brown, R.E. 1998 Inverell 1:250 000 Metallogenic Sheet SH/56-5. First Edition Geological Survey of New South Wales Map Legend
Usage: Briefly described (Map Legend) Min age from reference: Late Jurassic Max age from reference: Late Jurassic Comments: of Surat Basin.
REFID: 24126 Murphy, B.W. , Lawrie, J.W. 1998 Soil Landscapes of the Dubbo 1:250 000 Sheet Report Department of Land and Water Conservation. Report. 357p
Usage: Briefly described (p5) Min age from reference: Jurassic Max age from reference: Triassic Comments:
REFID: 50590 Raymond, O.L. , Warren, A.Y.E. , Henderson, G.A.M. 1997 Dubbo, New South Wales, 1:100 000 Geological Sheet 8633, Preliminary First edition New South Wales. Department of Mineral Resources/Australian Geological Survey Organisation 1v Map
Usage: Briefly described (Map Legend) Min age from reference: Jurassic Max age from reference: Jurassic Comments: Geological Province: Great Australian Basin (possibly misspelt) . Massive to cross-bedded coarse pebbly lithic-quartz sandstone, minor lithic sandstone and siltstone.
REFID: 43277 Watkins, J.J. 1996 Nyngan 1:250 000 geological sheet SH51-15. 1st Edition. Geological Survey of New South Wales 1v Map
Usage: Briefly described (Map Legend) Min age from reference: Late Jurassic Max age from reference: Middle Jurassic Comments: of Great Australian Basin.
REFID: 43276 Meakin, S. , Henley, H. , Pecover, S. , Watkins, J. 1996 Walgett 1:250 000 geological sheet SH55/11. 1st edition. Geological Survey of New South Wales 1v Map
Usage: Briefly described (Map Legend) Min age from reference: Late Jurassic Max age from reference: Middle Jurassic Comments:
REFID: 12597 Goscombe, P.W. , Coxhead, B.A. 1995 Clarence-Moreton, Surat, Eromanga, Nambour, Mulgildie Basins. IN: Geology of Australian Coal Basins, Ward, C.R., Harrington, H.J., Mallett, C.W., Beeston, J.W., (Editors). Geological Society of Australia. Coal Geology Group. Special Publication 489-511
Usage: Briefly described (p492 Tb.1, p494, p497) Min age from reference: Tithonian Max age from reference: Oxfordian Comments: S Surat Basin. 100-300m thick. , Interfingers with Kumbarilla beds. , Quartzose sandstone with minor interbeds of siltstone and mudstone; thin pebble conglomerate bands occur throughout.
REFID: 61313 New South Wales Department of Mineral Resources 1995 Gunnedah 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 p81-111
Usage: Briefly described (p91, p94 Fig.G7) Min age from reference: Late Jurassic Max age from reference: Middle Jurassic Comments: Stacked sequence of braided fluvial sandstones with reservoir qualities but lacks laterally continuous seals. Conformably overlies Purlawaugh Sandstone; conformably overlain by Orallo and Mooga Fms. Thickness: 213m. Geol. Prov: Gunnedah and Surat Basins.
REFID: 61377 New South Wales. Dept. Mineral Resources 1995 Surat 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 p135-161
Usage: Briefly described (p152, p154 Fig. SU9) Min age from reference: Late Jurassic Max age from reference: Middle Jurassic Comments: Massive quartzose sandstones; minor siltstone and mudstone. Conformably overlies the Walloon Coal Measures; conformably overlain by Orallo, Mooga, Bungil and Wallumbilla Formations. Geological Province: Surat Basin. See also p148 Tb. SU1, p149 Fig. SU8.
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 (p122) Min age from reference: Jurassic Max age from reference: Jurassic Comments: Gunnedah Basin. Disconformably overlies Napperby Formation.
REFID: 721 Brown, R.E. , Brownlow, J.W. , Krynen, J.P. 1992 Manilla-Narrabri 1:250000 Metallogenic Map SH/56-9, SH/55-12. Metallogenic Study and Mineral Deposit Data Sheets Geological Survey of New South Wales. Metallogenic Map Series 1v Map
Usage: Briefly described (Map legend) Min age from reference: Tithonian Max age from reference: Oxfordian Comments: Geological Province: Surat Basin.
REFID: 42596 Watkins, J.J. 1992 Thermoluminescence dating of Quaternary sediments from the Nyngan - Walgett area. Geological Survey of New South Wales. Quarterly Notes 89 p23-29
Usage: Briefly described (Fig. 1 P24) Comments:
REFID: 43091 Brown, R.E. , Krynen, J.P. , Brownlow, J.W. 1990 Manilla-Narrabri 1:250 000 Metallogenic Map Geological Survey of New South Wales 1v map
Usage: Briefly described (Map Legend) Comments: of Surat Basin
REFID: 41290 Hamilton, D.S. , Newton, C.B. , Smyth, M. , Gilbert, T.D. , Russell, N. , McMinn, A. , Etheridge, L.T. 1988 The petroleum potential of the Gunnedah Basin and overlying Surat Basin sequence, New South Wales. APEA Journal 28(1) p218-241
Usage: Briefly described (p227) Comments:
REFID: 38813 Arditto, P.A. 1983 Mineral-groundwater interactions and the formation of authigenic kaolinite within the southeastern intake beds of the Great Australian (Artesian)Basin, New South Wales, Australia. Sedimentary Geology 35(4) p249-261
Usage: Briefly described (p251) Comments:
REFID: 39445 Day, R.W. , Whitaker, W.G. , Murray, C.G. , Wilson, I.H. , Grimes, K.G. 1983 Queensland Geology. A companion volume to the 1:2 500 000 scale geological map (1975). Geological Survey of Queensland. Publication 383
Usage: Briefly described (Table 10) Comments:
REFID: 37437 Martin, H.A. 1981 An Early Cretaceous age for subsurface Pilliga Sandstone in the Spring Ridge district, Mooki Valley. Royal Society of New South Wales. Journal and Proceedings 114(1/2) p29-31
Usage: Briefly described (p29) Comments:
REFID: 46937 Habermehl, M.A. 1980 The Great Artesian Basin, Australia. BMR Journal of Australian Geology and Geophysics 5(1) p9-38
Usage: Briefly described (Fig.10) Comments: See also Table 1.
REFID: 24070 Bembrick, C.S. 1976 Coonamble Embayment 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 p302-306
Usage: Briefly described (p303) Min age from reference: Jurassic Max age from reference: Jurassic Comments: Geological Province: Coonamble Embayment.
REFID: 30608 Dulhunty, J.A. 1973 Origin of ferruginous outcrops in Jurassic sediments of New South Wales. Search 4(4) p116-117
Usage: Briefly described (p116) Comments: Lithology
REFID: 43354 Dulhunty, J.A. 1968 Mesozoic Geology of the Gunnedah-Narrabri District. Royal Society of New South Wales. Journal and Proceedings 101(2) 105-108
Usage: Briefly described (p105-108,p107) Max age from reference: Jurassic Comments:
REFID: 69790 Hamilton, S.K. , Esterle, J.S. , Sliwa, R. 2014 Stratigraphic and depositional framework of the Walloon Subgroup, eastern Surat Basin, Queensland Australian Journal of Earth Sciences 61/8 p1061-1080
Usage: Mentioned (p1070) Min age from reference: Late Jurassic Max age from reference: Late Jurassic Comments: , Equivalent to Springbok Sandstone in Qld.
REFID: 68901 Cross, A.J. , Bultitude, R.J. , Purdy, D.J. 2013 Summary of Results - Joint GSQ-GA Geochronology Project: Ayr, Bowen, Eulo, Mount Coolon, Proserpine and Warwick 1:250 000 Sheet areas Queensland Geological Record 2012/19 CD
Usage: Mentioned (p8 Fig. iii) Min age from reference: Early Cretaceous Max age from reference: Early Jurassic Comments:
REFID: 66529 Huston, D.L. (ed) 2010 An assessment of the uranium and geothermal potential of north Queensland Geoscience Australia. Record 14
Usage: Mentioned (p12 Fig.5 ) Comments: Coonamble Embayment and Surat Basin. , Overlies Walloon Coal Measures and Purlawaugh Formation. Is overlain by Kumbarilla beds and Keelindi Beds.
REFID: 65112 Waschbusch, P. , Korsch, R.J. , Beaumont, C. 2009 Geodynamic modelling of aspects of the Bowen, Gunnedah, Surat and Eromanga Basins from the perspective of convergent margin processes Australian Journal of Earth Sciences 56(3) p309-334
Usage: Mentioned (Fig 11 p324) Min age from reference: Early Cretaceous Max age from reference: Late Jurassic Comments: Unit in the Surat Basin. Underlies the Orallo Formation in NSW; overlies the Purlawaugh Formation.
REFID: 65119 Raza, A. , Hill, K.C. , Korsch, R.J. 2009 Mid-Cretaceous uplift and denudation of the Bowen and Surat Basins, eastern Australia: relationship to Tasman Sea rifting from apatite fission-track and vitrinite-reflectance data Australian Journal of Earth Sciences 56(3) p501-531
Usage: Mentioned (p504 Table 1) Min age from reference: Late Jurassic Max age from reference: Early Jurassic Comments: Age: 177-150 Ma. Fission Track age: 187+/-13 Ma.
REFID: 23883 Habermehl, M.A. 2001 Chapter 11 - Hydrogeology and environmental geology of the Great Artesian Basin IN Gostin, V.A. ed., 'Gondwana to Greenhouse: Australian Environmental Geoscience' Geological Society of Australia. Special Publication 21 p127-143
Usage: Mentioned (p134) Comments: Geological Province: Great Australian Superbasin.
REFID: 23214 Pogson, D.J. , Watkins, J.J. 1998 Bathurst 1:250 000 geological Sheet. SI/55-8: Explanatory Notes. Australian Geological Survey Organisation and Geological Survey of New South Wales SI/55-8
Usage: Mentioned (p271) Min age from reference: Jurassic Max age from reference: Jurassic Comments: Geological Province: Surat Basin.
REFID: 64856 Green, P.M. , Carmichael, D.C. , Brain, T.J. , Murray, C.G. , McKellar, J.L. , Beeston, J.W. , Gray, A.R.G. 1997 Lithostratigraphic units in the Bowen and Surat Basins, Queensland IN: Green, P.M. (ed.) "The Surat and Bowen Basins, south-east Queensland" Queensland Minerals and Energy Review Series, Queensland Geological Survey 1v p41-108
Usage: Mentioned (p90, p93) Comments: Interfingers with Springbok Sandstone. , , , , ,
REFID: 44160 Sherwin, L. 1997 Narromine 1:250 000 geological sheet SI/55-3, second edition. Geological Survey of New South Wales 1v map
Usage: Mentioned (Map Legend) Max age from reference: Jurassic Comments:
REFID: 43678 Bishop, P. 1996 Discussion: Landscape evolution and tectonics in southeastern Australia (Ollier & Pain) AGSO Journal of Australian Geology and Geophysics 16(3) p315-317
Usage: Mentioned (p316) Max age from reference: Jurassic Comments:
REFID: 23016 Bishop, P. 1995 Discussion: Landscape evolution and tectonics in southeastern Australia (Ollier & Pain 1994). AGSO Journal of Australian Geology and Geophysics 16(3) 315-317
Usage: Mentioned (p316) Max age from reference: Jurassic Comments:
REFID: 43582 Brown, R.E. 1995 Mineral deposits of the Bingara, Croppa Creek, Gravesend and Yallaroi 1:100 000 Sheet areas Geological Survey of New South Wales. Quarterly Notes 98 p1-32
Usage: Mentioned (Fig.5,p16) Max age from reference: Late Jurassic Comments:
REFID: 43602 Fuxiang He , Conaghan, P.J. 1994 Diagenesis of Jurassic and Lower Cretaceous sandstones of the Eromanga Basin in NSW AGSO Journal of Australian Geology and Geophysics 15(2) p191-215
Usage: Mentioned (Fig3 p194) Comments: In Surat Basin
REFID: 730 Byrnes, J.G. 1993 Bourke 1:250 000 metallogenic map sheet SH/55-10; Metallogenic Study and Mineral Deposit Data Sheets Geological Survey of New South Wales 1 127p
Usage: Mentioned (p24.) Comments: Fluviatile.
REFID: 42679 Moloney, J. 1993 Gunnedah Basin Overview New South Wales. Department of Mineral Resources. Minfo 40 (July) p1-3
Usage: Mentioned (Fig.4 P3) Comments:
REFID: 43161 Duggan, M.B. , Knutson, J. , Ewart, A. 1993 IAVCEI Canberra 1993 -Excursion Guide -Warrumbungle, Nandewar and Tweed Volcanic Complexes Australian Geological Survey Organisation. Record 1993/70 44p
Usage: Mentioned (21-26) Max age from reference: Jurassic Comments:
REFID: 42657 Yoo, E.K. 1993 Stratigraphic and coal seam correlations of the Illawarra Coal Measures in the Ulan and Bylong areas, Western Coalfield, Sydney Basin, New South Wales Royal Society of New South Wales. Journal and Proceedings 126(1/2) p73-86
Usage: Mentioned (p73) Comments:
REFID: 44450 Gilligan, L.B. , Brownlow, J.W. , Cameron, R.G. , Henley, H.F. 1992 Dorrigo-Coffs Harbour 1:250 000 Metallogenic Map SH/56-10, SH/56-11: Metallogenic Study and Mineral Deposit Data Sheets Geological Survey of New South Wales 509p
Usage: Mentioned (p27) Comments: Geological Province: Great Australian Basin.
REFID: 43044 Dodson, J.R. , Thom, B.G. 1992 Holocene Vegetation History from the Hawkesbury Valley, New South Wales. Proceedings of the Linnean Society of New South Wales 113(2) p121-134
Usage: Mentioned (p121) Comments:
REFID: 49781 Duggan, M.B. , Knutson, J. 1991 Geology of Australian National Parks No 2 - An outline of the geology and petrology of the Warrumbungle volcano for participants in the Cenozoic Volcanism Field Workshop 7-11 December 1986. Bureau of Mineral Resources, Record 91/ 44 30pp
Usage: Mentioned (p4) Comments:
REFID: 42918 Yoo, E.K. , Tadros, V. 1989 Drilling at Ballimore. New South Wales. Department of Minerals and Energy. Minfo 23 p45
Usage: Mentioned (p45) Comments:
REFID: 42135 Knight, M.J. , Saunders, B.J. , Williams, R.M. , Hillier, J. 1989 Geologically induced salinity at Yelarbon, Border Rivers area, New South Wales, Queensland. BMR Journal of Australian Geology and Geophysics 11(2/3) p355-361
Usage: Mentioned (Fig.6 P357) Comments:
REFID: 41779 Dodson, J.R. , Wright, R.V.S. 1989 Humid to arid to subhumid vegetation shift on Pilliga Sandstone, Ulungra Springs, New South Wales. Quaternary Research 32(2) p182-191
Usage: Mentioned (p183) Comments:
REFID: 41330 Yoo, E.K. 1988 The Rocky Glen Ridge and Gilgandra Trough, beneath the Surat Basin. Geological Survey of New South Wales. Quarterly Notes 72 p17-26
Usage: Mentioned (p21) Comments:
REFID: 40952 Tadros, N.Z. , Whitehouse, J. , Moffitt, R.S. 1987 Geology and coal resources of the Narrabri area. Geological Survey of New South Wales. Quarterly Notes 68 p1-18
Usage: Mentioned (p3) Comments:
REFID: 40953 Etheridge, L.T. , McMinn, A. 1987 Note on the southern extent on the Hutton Sandstone and Walloon Coal Measures in the Surat Basin. Geological Survey of New South Wales. Quarterly Notes 68 p9-22
Usage: Mentioned (p19) Comments:
REFID: 40869 Dulhunty, J.A. 1986 Mesozoic Garrawilla lavas beneath Tertiary volcanics of the Nandewar Range. Royal Society of New South Wales. Journal and Proceedings 119(1/2) p29-32
Usage: Mentioned (p29) Comments:
REFID: 40767 Etheridge, L.T. 1986 New stratigraphic and structural data from the Surat and Gunnedah Basins and implications for petroleum exploration. Geological Survey of New South Wales. Quarterly Notes 66 p1-21
Usage: Mentioned (p2) Comments:
REFID: 41266 Habermehl, M.A. 1986 Regional groundwater movement, hydrochemistry and hydrocarbon migration in the Eromanga Basin. Geological Society of Australia. Special Publication 12 p353-376
Usage: Mentioned (Fig.3) Comments:
REFID: 39913 Tardos, N.Z. 1985 Geology, depositional environments and coal resources of the Breeza area. Geological Survey of New South Wales. Quarterly Notes 59 p1-18
Usage: Mentioned (Fig.1) Comments:
REFID: 39666 Holmes, G.G. 1983 Bentonite and Fullers Earth in New South Wales. Geological Survey of New South Wales. Mineral Resources 45
Usage: Mentioned (p94) Comments: See also P112
REFID: 38689 Holmes, W.B.K. , Holmes, F.M. , Martin, H.A. 1983 Fossil Eucalyptus remains from the middle Miocene Chalk Mountain Formation, Warrumbungle Mountains, New South Wales. Proceedings of the Linnean Society of New South Wales 106(3/4) p300-310
Usage: Mentioned (p308) Comments:
REFID: 39315 Jones, J.G. , Veevers, J.J. 1983 Mesozoic origins and antecedents of Australia's Eastern Highlands. Geological Society of Australia. Journal 30 (3) 305-322
Usage: Mentioned (Fig.5) Comments:
REFID: 39063 Etheridge, L. 1983 Petroleum source rock and reservoir characteristics of the Gunnedah Basin. Geological Survey of New South Wales. Quarterly Notes 53 p5-22
Usage: Mentioned (Fig.6) Comments:
REFID: 49010 Habermehl, M.A. 1982 Investigations of the geology and hydrology ofthe Great Artesian Basin 1878-1980. Bureau of Mineral Resources, Australia, Report 234(MF169)
Usage: Mentioned (Fig.4) Comments: Surat Basin
REFID: 39664 Baker, C.J. , Uren, R.E. 1982 Kaolin in New South Wales. Geological Survey of New South Wales. Mineral Resources 44
Usage: Mentioned (p120) Comments:
REFID: 40365 Bowman, H.N. , Richardson, S.J. , Dolanski, J. 1982 Narromine 1:250 000 metallogenic series map. Sheet SI 55-3 - mine data sheets and metallogenic study. Geological Survey of New South Wales 1v
Usage: Mentioned (p245) Comments: See also P293
REFID: 49011 Habermehl, M.A. 1982 Springs in the Great Artesian Basin, Australia - their origin and nature. Bureau of Mineral Resources, Australia, Report 235(MF179)
Usage: Mentioned (Fig.3) Comments: Surat Basin
REFID: 40328 Pickett, J. 1982 The Silurian System in New South Wales. Geological Survey of New South Wales. Bulletin 29
Usage: Mentioned (p213) Comments:
REFID: 37856 Russell, T.G. , Middleton, M.F. 1981 Coal rank and organic diagenesis studies in the Gunnedah Basin: preliminary results. Geological Survey of New South Wales. Quarterly Notes 45 p1-11
Usage: Mentioned (Table I) Comments:
REFID: 36961 Korsch, R.J. , Harrington, H.J. 1981 Stratigraphic and structural synthesis of the New England Orogen. Geological Society of Australia. Journal 28(2) p205-226
Usage: Mentioned (Table 1) Comments:
REFID: 37995 Exon, N.F. 1980 The stratigraphy of the Surat Basin, with special reference to coal deposits Geological Society of Australia. Coal Geology Group. Journal 1(3) p57-69
Usage: Mentioned (p62) Comments:
REFID: 36751 Conybeare, C.E.B. 1979 Lithostratigraphic analysis of sedimentary basins. Academic Press, New York 1v
Usage: Mentioned (p488) Comments:
REFID: 35587 Cooper, P.F. , MacNevin, A.A. , Winward, K. 1979 Titanium. Zirconium. Thorium. Mineral Industry of New South Wales 40,44,38
Usage: Mentioned (p44) Comments:
REFID: 35095 Loughnan, F.C. , Evans, P.R. 1978 The Permian and Mesozoic of the Merriwa-Binnaway-Ballimore area, New South Wales. Royal Society of New South Wales. Journal and Proceedings 111(3/4) p107-119
Usage: Mentioned (p108) Comments:
REFID: 33169 Slansky, E. 1977 Clay minerals and the quality of artesian waters in the Great Australian Basin in New South Wales. Search 8(9) p322-324
Usage: Mentioned (p322) Comments:
REFID: 29870 Bourke, D.J. , Hawke, J.M. 1977 Correlation of sequences in the eastern side of the Coonamble Embayment and the Gunnedah Basin. Geological Survey of New South Wales. Quarterly Notes 29 p7-18
Usage: Mentioned (p15) Comments:
REFID: 29869 Bourke, D.J. , Gould, R.E. , Helby, R. , Morgan, R. , Retallack, G.J. 1977 Floral evidence for a Middle Triassic age of the Gunnee Beds and Gragin Conglomerate, near Delungra, New South Wales. Royal Society of New South Wales. Journal and Proceedings 110(1/2) p33-40
Usage: Mentioned (Fig.1) Comments:
REFID: 39212 Jensen, A.R. , Exon, N.F. , Anderson, J.C. , Koppe, W.H. 1976 A guide to the geology of the Bowen and Surat Basins in Queensland. 25th International Geological Congress. Excursion Guide 3C p1-41
Usage: Mentioned (p25) Comments: Aquifer
REFID: 34982 Uren, R.E. 1976 Bentonite - New South Wales in Knight C.L.(ed) - Economic geology of Australia and Papua New Guinea - 4. Industrial minerals and rocks. AusIMM. Monograph Series 8 p48-49
Usage: Mentioned (p49) Comments:
REFID: 30692 Exon, N.F. , den Hertog, J.G.A. , Mason, J.N. 1976 Geology of the northern part of the Surat Basin, Queensland, 1:1 000 000 geological series map. Bureau of Mineral Resources, Australia 1v
Usage: Mentioned (Map legend) Min age from reference: Late Jurassic Max age from reference: Middle Jurassic Comments: Middle to Upper JurassicM - U
REFID: 35065 Nicholson, D.A. 1976 Kaolinitic clay - New South Wales in Knight C.L. (ed) - Economic geology of Australia and Papua New Guinea - 4. Industrial minerals and rocks. AusIMM. Monograph Series 8 p42-47
Usage: Mentioned (p45) Comments:
REFID: 31376 Holmes, G.G. , Senior, B.R. 1976 Lightning Ridge opal field. 25th International Geological Congress. Excursion Guide 7B
Usage: Mentioned (p4) Comments:
REFID: 33873 Williamson, W.H. 1976 Namoi Valley hydrogeology. 25th International Geological Congress. Excursion Guide 2B
Usage: Mentioned (p5) Comments:
REFID: 48958 Rees, J.E. , Taylor, R.J. 1976 Tottenham detailed aeromagnetic survey, New South Wales 1971. Bureau of Mineral Resources, Australia, Report 182
Usage: Mentioned (Plate 1) Comments:
REFID: 29591 Australian Water Resources Council. 1975 Groundwater resources of Australia. Australian Government Publishing Service, Canberra 1v
Usage: Mentioned (p75) Comments:
REFID: 32045 Matson, C. 1974 Dubbo, New South Wales, 1:250 000 metallogenic map. 1st edition. Geological Survey of New South Wales 1v
Usage: Mentioned (Map legend) Min age from reference: Jurassic Max age from reference: Jurassic Comments:
REFID: 31726 Langley, W. 1974 Metallogenic map of part of Gilgandra 1:250 000 sheet. (The map is attached to the Dubbo Metallagenic Study.) Geological Survey of New South Wales 1v
Usage: Mentioned (Map legend) Min age from reference: Jurassic Max age from reference: Jurassic Comments:
REFID: 30699 Exon, N.F. 1974 The geological evolution of the southern Taroom Trough and the overlying Surat Basin. APEA Journal 14(1) p50-58
Usage: Mentioned (p56) Comments: Map
REFID: 30910 Geological Survey of New South Wales. 1973 Coonamble, New South Wales, 1:500 000 geological series map. 1st edition. Geological Survey of New South Wales 1v
Usage: Mentioned (Map legend) Min age from reference: Jurassic Max age from reference: Jurassic Comments:
REFID: 30135 Chesnut, W.S. , Flood, R.H. , McKelvey, B.C. , Cameron, R.G. 1973 Manilla, New South Wales, 1:250 000 geological series map. Sheet SH/56-09, 1st edition. Geological Survey of New South Wales 1v
Usage: Mentioned (Map legend) Min age from reference: Jurassic Max age from reference: Jurassic Comments:
REFID: 30911 Geological Survey of New South Wales. 1973 New England, New South Wales, 1:500 000 geological series map. 1st edition. Geological Survey of New South Wales 1v
Usage: Mentioned (Map legend) Min age from reference: Jurassic Max age from reference: Jurassic Comments:
REFID: 32671 Pogson, D.J. 1972 Geological map of New South Wales, scale 1:1 000 000. Geological Survey of New South Wales 1v
Usage: Mentioned (Map legend) Min age from reference: Jurassic Max age from reference: Jurassic Comments:
REFID: 29986 Brunker, R.L. 1972 Narromine, New South Wales, 1:250 000 geological series sheet SI55-3 1st edition Geological Survey of New South Wales 1v
Usage: Mentioned (Map legend) Min age from reference: Jurassic Max age from reference: Jurassic Comments:
REFID: 33676 Wallis, G.R. 1971 Narrabri, New South Wales, 1:250 000 geological series map. Sheet SH/55-12, 1st edition. Geological Survey of New South Wales 1v
Usage: Mentioned (Map legend) Min age from reference: Jurassic Max age from reference: Jurassic Comments:
REFID: 32482 Offenberg, A.C. 1971 Tamworth, New South Wales, 1:250 000 geological series map. Sheet SH/56-13, 1st edition. Geological Survey of New South Wales 1v
Usage: Mentioned (Map legend) Min age from reference: Jurassic Max age from reference: Jurassic Comments:
REFID: 33709 NSW Water Conserv. & Irrig. Commiss 1971 Water resources of New South Wales. New South Wales. Water Conservation and Irrigation Commission 1v
Usage: Mentioned (p102) Comments:
REFID: 29993 Brunker, R.L. , Offenberg, A.C. , West, J.L. 1970 1:500 000 geological series, Macquarie (First Ed). Geological Survey of New South Wales 1v
Usage: Mentioned (Map legend) Min age from reference: Jurassic Max age from reference: Jurassic Comments:
REFID: 29909 Bowman, H.N. , Cremer, P.L. 1970 A geological appraisal of road materials in Coolah Shire, central New South Wales. Geological Survey of New South Wales, Records 12(2) p137-155
Usage: Mentioned (p145) Comments:
REFID: 32944 Runnegar, B.N. 1970 The Permian faunas of northern New South Wales and the connection between the Sydney and Bowen Basins. Geological Society of Australia. Journal 16(2) p697-710
Usage: Mentioned (Fig.2) Comments:
REFID: 34134 de Jersey, N.J. , Williams, A.J. 1969 Correlation chart of Australian Jurassic sediments. IN Gondwana stratigraphy. Unesco, France 1v p482
Usage: Mentioned (Cor.Chart) Comments: Upper Jurassic.
REFID: 34444 Rasmus, P.L. , Rose, D.M. , Rose, G. 1969 Singleton, New South Wales, 1:250 000 geological series map. Sheet SI/56-01, 1st edition. Geological Survey of New South Wales 1v
Usage: Mentioned (Map legend) Min age from reference: Jurassic Max age from reference: Jurassic Comments:
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: Jurassic Max age from reference: Jurassic Comments:
REFID: 34254 Hind, M.C. , Helby, R.J. 1969 The Great Artesian Basin in New South Wales. IN Packham G.H.(ed) - The geology of New South Wales. Geological Society of Australia. Journal 16(1) p481-497
Usage: Mentioned (p491) Comments:
REFID: 34244 Henderson, R.J. , Emerson, D.W. 1969 The location of deep aquifers by resistivity soundings. Australian Journal of Botany 31(8) p299-300
Usage: Mentioned (p299) Comments: Jur. Aquifer. See also P300
REFID: 34394 Ollier, C. 1969 Volcanoes. ANU Press, Canberra 1v
Usage: Mentioned (Fig.43) Comments: Refers Dulhunty (1967).
REFID: 43410 Wallis, G.R. 1969 1:250 000 geological series, Narrabri. SH55-12. Provisional Edition Geological Survey of New South Wales
Usage: Not recorded (Map Legend) Max age from reference: Jurassic Comments: (Provisional Edition)
REFID: 43405 Offenberg, A.C. , West, J.L. 1969 1:500 000 geological series, Coonamble, N.S.W. Provisional Edition Geological Survey of New South Wales
Usage: Not recorded (Map Legend) Max age from reference: Jurassic Comments: (Provisional Edition)
REFID: 43476 Offenberg, A.C. , Rose, D.M. , Packham, G.H. 1968 Dubbo I55-4, 1:250 000 geological map. Provisional Edition Geological Survey of New South Wales
Usage: Not recorded (Map Legend) Max age from reference: Jurassic Comments: (Provisional Edition)
REFID: 43356 Offenberg, A.C. 1968 Gilgandra H55-16 1:250 000 First Edition New South Wales. Department of Mines.
Usage: Not recorded (Map Legend) Max age from reference: Jurassic Comments:
REFID: 43393 Dulhunty, J.A. 1968 Mesozoic Stratigraphy of the Narrabri-Couradda District Royal Society of New South Wales. Journal and Proceedings 101 179-182
Usage: Not recorded (p179-182) Max age from reference: Jurassic Comments:
REFID: 43500 Brunker, R.L. 1968 Narromine I55-3 Provisional Edition 1:250 000 geological map Geological Survey of New South Wales
Usage: Not recorded (Map Legend) Max age from reference: Jurassic Comments: (Provisional Edition)
REFID: 43407 Offenberg, A.C. 1968 Tamworth H56-13 1:250 000 Provisional edition Geological Survey of New South Wales
Usage: Not recorded (Map Legend) Max age from reference: Jurassic Comments: (Provisional Edition)
REFID: 44028 Gould, R.E. 1968 The Walloon Coal Measures, a compilation. Queensland Government Mining Journal 805 p509-514
Usage: Not recorded (p514) Comments: Equivalent of Gubberamunda Sandstone. See Strat Table.
REFID: 43404 Offenberg, A.C. 1967 1:250 000 geological series explanatory notes. Angledool SH55-7, 1st Edition Geological Survey of New South Wales 33p
Usage: Not recorded (Table p11) Min age from reference: Cretaceous Max age from reference: Jurassic 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 (p25) Max age from reference: Jurassic Comments:
REFID: 43355 Offenberg, A.C. 1967 Gilgandra, N.S.W. Sheet SH 55-16 1:250 000 geological map. Provisional Edition Geological Survey of New South Wales
Usage: Not recorded (Map Legend) Max age from reference: Jurassic Comments: Provisional Edition
REFID: 43535 Dulhunty, J.A. 1967 Mesozoic alkaline volcanism and Garrawilla Lavas near Mullaley, New South Wales Geological Society of Australia. Journal 14(1) p113-138
Usage: Not recorded (p133-136) Max age from reference: Jurassic Comments:
REFID: 43534 Dulhunty, J.A. , McDougall, I. 1966 Potassium-argon dating of basalts in the Coonabarabran-Gunnedah district, New South Wales Australian Journal of Science 28(10) p393-394
Usage: Not recorded (p393,394) Comments:
REFID: 43394 Dulhunty, J.A. 1965 The Mesozoic age of the Garrawilla Lavas in the Coonabarabran-Gunnedah District Royal Society of New South Wales. Journal and Proceedings 98(2) 105
Usage: Not recorded (p105-108) Max age from reference: Jurassic Comments:

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