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Dooralong Shale STRATNO: 24252
Current: Yes Rank: Formation, beds Status: Formal State(s): NSW
Category: Resvd name published Usage: Defined Definition Card: Yes (View definition data)
Originator: R.Uren 25-NOV-77 Entry date: 01-JAN-88 Last Update: 13-NOV-13
Replaced by: Previously known as:
Description: Interbedded siltstone and claystone, and fine to coarse-grained sandstone.
Comments:
Geological province: No province information available
Type state: NSW Reference section type:
Maximum thickness: 201m Minimum thickness:
Unit Age Event: deposition
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Minimum age: Late Permian Ma: % from base of biozone: Age method:
Maximum age: Ma: % from base of biozone: Age method:
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Minimum age: Ma: % from base of biozone: Age method:
Maximum age: Late Permian Ma: % from base of biozone: Age method:

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Munmorah Conglomerate overlies Dooralong Shale
First Reference:
REFID: 36042 Branagan, D., Herbert, C., Langford-Smith, T., 1979, The Sydney Basin., Science Press, 1v

Definition Reference:
REFID: 39660 Strat. Nomenclature Subcommittee, NSW., 1983, Stratigraphic nomenclature supplement for 1980., Geological Survey of New South Wales, Records, 21(2), p449-453

Use on maps:
REFID: 40625 Herbert, C., West, J.L., 1983, Sydney, New South Wales,1:100 000 geological series map sheet 9130. 1st edition. (Map attached to "Geology of the Sydney 1:100 000 sheet 9130" edited by C.Herbert)., Geological Survey of New South Wales, 1v


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REFID: 39660 Strat. Nomenclature Subcommittee, NSW. 1983 Stratigraphic nomenclature supplement for 1980. Geological Survey of New South Wales, Records 21(2) p449-453
Usage: Defined (p453) Min age from reference: Late Permian Max age from reference: Late Permian Comments: Prob.Late Permian
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 (p520 App.1 Tb.A1.9) Min age from reference: Late Permian Max age from reference: Late Permian Comments: Of the Narrabeen Group. Interbedded siltstone and claystone, and fine to coarse-grained sandstone. Max. thickness: 201m. Geological Province: Sydney Basin.
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 (Fig 4.1a) Max age from reference: Early Triassic Comments:
REFID: 39294 Uren, R. 1980 Notes on the Clifton Sub-Group, northeastern Sydney Basin. IN Herbert C.,Helby R.(eds) - A guide to the Sydney Basin. Geological Survey of New South Wales. Bulletin 26 p162-168
Usage: Described (p163) Comments: See also P165
REFID: 24158 Lindsay, G. , Herbert, C. 2002 Coal and conglomerate in the Newcastle Coal Measures - coeval facies or temporally unrelated? International Journal of Coal Geology 51 p169-184
Usage: Briefly described (p173 Fig.4) Min age from reference: Early Triassic Max age from reference: Early Triassic Comments: Geological Province: 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 (p42.) Min age from reference: Triassic Max age from reference: Triassic Comments: Eastern Sydney Basin. , Red, green and grey claystone and siltstone, often intercalated with or overlain by conglomeratic sediments.
REFID: 22745 Herbert, C. 1997 Sequence stratigraphic analysis of Early and Middle Triassic alluvial and estuarine facies in the Sydney Basin, Australia Australian Journal of Earth Sciences 44(1) p125-143
Usage: Briefly described (p127) Max age from reference: Scythian Comments: Narrabeen Group, Sydney Basin. Overlain by Munmorah Conglomerate
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 SY1) Min age from reference: Eary Triassic Max age from reference: Early Triassic Comments: Of the Clifton Subgroup (Narrabeen Group). Geological Province: Sydney Basin
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 (p130) Min age from reference: Triassic Max age from reference: Triassic Comments: Fine grained outwash and overbank sediments, eastern Sydney Basin.
REFID: 22749 Retallack, G.J. 1997 Palaeosols in the upper Narrabeen Group of New South Wales as evidence of Early Triassic palaeoenvironments without exact modern analogues Australian Journal of Earth Sciences 44(2) p185-201
Usage: Mentioned (p 196) Comments:
REFID: 41463 Bocking, M. , Howes, M. , Weber, C. 1988 Palaeochannel development in the Moon Island Beach Sub-Group of the Newcastle Coal Measures. Advances in the Study of the Sydney Basin 22 p37-45
Usage: Mentioned (Fig.1) Comments:
REFID: 40625 Herbert, C. , West, J.L. 1983 Sydney, New South Wales,1:100 000 geological series map sheet 9130. 1st edition. (Map attached to "Geology of the Sydney 1:100 000 sheet 9130" edited by C.Herbert). Geological Survey of New South Wales 1v
Usage: Mentioned (Map legend) Min age from reference: Late Permian Max age from reference: Late Permian 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 (p16) 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 (p42) Comments: See also Fig.2.18
REFID: 36042 Branagan, D. , Herbert, C. , Langford-Smith, T. 1979 The Sydney Basin. Science Press 1v
Usage: Mentioned (Fig.22) Comments: See also Fig.23.

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