(New Search)
Patonga Claystone STRATNO: 27534
Current: Yes Rank: Formation, beds Status: Formal State(s): NSW
Category: Unknown or process pending Usage: Described Definition Card: No
Originator: Entry date: 01-JAN-88 Last Update: 13-JUN-13
Replaced by: Previously known as:
Description: Siltstone and claystone; minor sandstone.
Comments:
Geological province: No province information available
Type state: Reference section type:
Maximum thickness: 167m Minimum thickness:
Unit Age
Top of unit -
Minimum age: Early Triassic Ma: % 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: Early Triassic Ma: % 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:
First Reference:
REFID: 31297 Herbert, C., 1970, A synthesis of Narrabeen Group nomenclature, Sydney Basin., Geological Survey of New South Wales. Quarterly Notes, 1, p3-10

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
REFID: 43257 Glen, R.A., Beckett, J., 1993, Hunter Coalfield Regional Geology, New South Wales. Department of Mineral Resources, 1v, Map


Full Bibliographic Details (ordered by usage, publication year)

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: Early Triassic Max age from reference: Early Triassic Comments: Of the Narrabeen Group. Siltstone and claystone; minor sandstone. Max. thickness: 167m. Geological Province: Sydney Basin. See also p524 App.1 Tb.A1.9.
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 (p165) Comments:
REFID: 33683 Ward, C.R. 1971 Mineralogical changes as marker horizons for stratigraphic correlation in the Narrabeen Group of the Sydney Basin. Royal Society of New South Wales. Journal and Proceedings 104 p77-88
Usage: Described (p79) Comments: Narrabeen Gp.
REFID: 24424 Clark, D.A. , Lackie, M.A. 2003 Palaeomagnetism of the Early Permian Mount Leyshon Intrusive Complex and Tuckers Igneous Complex, North Queensland, Australia Geophysical Journal International 153 (3) p523-547
Usage: Briefly described (p538) Min age from reference: Early Triassic Max age from reference: Early Triassic Comments: Age: 235-245 Ma. Palaeomagnetic poles given. 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: Northern Sydney Basin. Deposition from SE-flowing streams. , Fine-grained red and green overbank sediments.
REFID: 43257 Glen, R.A. , Beckett, J. 1993 Hunter Coalfield Regional Geology New South Wales. Department of Mineral Resources 1v Map
Usage: Briefly described (Map Legend) Max age from reference: Early Triassic Comments: Of Clifton Subgroup
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 red and green overbank sediments deposited in the northern Sydney Basin.
REFID: 42916 New South Wales. Dept. Minerals & Energy 1989 Coalfield Review -- Hunter Coalfield. New South Wales. Department of Minerals and Energy. Minfo 23 p23-29
Usage: Briefly described (Table 1) Max age from reference: Early Triassic Comments:
REFID: 67028 Schmidt, P.W. , Clark, D.A. 2011 Magnetic characteristics of the Hiltaba Suite Granitoids and Volcanics: Late Devonian overprinting and related thermal history of the Gawler Craton. Australian Journal of Earth Sciences 58(4) p361-374
Usage: Mentioned (p371 Tb. 5) Min age from reference: Triassic Max age from reference: Triassic Comments: Magnetic information for unit concerning Mid-Paleozoic to Early Mesozoic pole positions for Australia is presented, sourced from the Global Palaeomagnetic Database (GPMDB; McElhinny & Lock 1993, 1996) , 245-251 Ma magnetic age range
REFID: 67029 Musgrave, R.J. , Fussell, M.S. 2011 Paleosecular variation during the Kiaman Superchron: a 1150 year record from glacial varves of the Seaham Formation, New South Wales. Australian Journal of Earth Sciences 58(4) p375-389
Usage: Mentioned (p383 Fig. 5) Comments: Embleton & McElhinny, 1982. Used for comparison of poles of magnetic overprint in the Cretaceous.
REFID: 60299 Klootwijk, C. 2003 DM Tangorin DDH1 drillcore, Cranky Corner Basin magnetostratigraphy, palaeomagnetism and rock magnetism IN Facer, R.A and Foster, C.B. (eds.) "Geology of the Cranky Corner Basin" New South Wales Department of Mineral Resources. Coal and Petroleum Bulletin 4 p207-238
Usage: Mentioned (p223) Comments: Palaeopole position given.
REFID: 22833 Retallack, G.J. , Herbert, C. 1998 Discussion and Reply. Sequence stratigraphic analysis of Early and Middle Triassic alluvial and estuarine facies in the Sydney Basin, Australia Australian Journal of Earth Sciences 45(4) p653-655
Usage: Mentioned (p653) Comments: of 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 195) Comments:
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: Mentioned (p130) Comments: Sydney Basin.
REFID: 43755 Schmidt, P.W. , Aubourg, C. , Lennox, P.G. , Roberts, J. 1994 Paleomagnetism and tectonic rotation of the Hastings Terrane, eastern Australia. Australian Journal of Earth Sciences 41(6) p547-560
Usage: Mentioned (Fig.9,p556) Comments:
REFID: 41010 Sniffin, M.J. , Beckett, J. , Moloney, J. 1987 The geology, coal resources, and hydrocarbon occurrence within A376, Bulga area, Hunter Coalfield. Geological Survey of New South Wales. Quarterly Notes 69 p9-21
Usage: Mentioned (Table 1) Comments:
REFID: 40263 Embleton, B.J.J. , Schmidt, P.W. , Hamilton, L.H. , Riley, G.H. 1985 Dating volcanism in the Sydney Basin: Evidence from K-Ar ages, and palaeomagnetism. IN Sutherland F.L., Franklin B.J., Waltho A.E.(eds) - Volcanism in Eastern Australia. Geological Society of Australia. New South Wales Division. Publication 1 p59-72
Usage: Mentioned (Table 2) Comments:
REFID: 40602 Herbert, C. 1983 Sydney Basin stratigraphy. IN Herbert C.(ed) - Geology of the Sydney 1:100 000 sheet 9130. Geological Survey of New South Wales 1v p7-34
Usage: Mentioned (p15) 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: Early Triassic Max age from reference: Early Triassic Comments: Early to Middle Triassic
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 (Table 1) Comments:
REFID: 37818 Embleton, B.J.J. 1981 A review of the paleomagnetism of Australia and Antarctica. IN McElhinny M.W., Valencio D.A.(Eds) - Paleoreconstruction of the continents. American Geophysical Union and Geological Society America. Geodynamics Series 2 p77-92
Usage: Mentioned (p82) 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 (Fig. 2.18) 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 (Fig. 23.12) Comments:
REFID: 36042 Branagan, D. , Herbert, C. , Langford-Smith, T. 1979 The Sydney Basin. Science Press 1v
Usage: Mentioned (Fig.22) Comments:
REFID: 33867 Williams, R.J. 1976 Hunter Valley: Permian coal measures geology. 25th International Geological Congress. Excursion Guide 11B
Usage: Mentioned (Table 1) Comments:
REFID: 30565 Dolby, J.H. , Balme, B.E. 1976 Triassic palynology of the Carnarvon Basin, Western Australia. Review of Palaeobotany and Palynology 22(2) p105-168
Usage: Mentioned (p120) 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 (p71) Comments: Narrabeen Gp. relationships
REFID: 31276 Helby, R. 1973 Review of Late Permian and Triassic palynology of New South Wales. Geological Society of Australia. Special Publication 4 p141-155
Usage: Mentioned (p148) Comments: Palynology
REFID: 33685 Ward, C.R. 1972 Sedimentation in the Narrabeen Group, southern Sydney Basin, New South Wales. Geological Society of Australia. Journal 19(3) p393-409
Usage: Mentioned (Table 2) Comments:
REFID: 31884 Loughnan, F.C. , Goldberry, R. 1971 Kaolinite claystone in the Burralow Formation of the Sydney Basin. AusIMM. Proceedings 238 p59-62
Usage: Mentioned (Table 1) Comments: Triassic
REFID: 30007 Bunny, M.R. , Herbert, C. 1971 The Lower Triassic Newport Formation, Narrabeen Group, southern Sydney Basin. Geological Survey of New South Wales, Records 13(2) p61-81
Usage: Mentioned (Fig.1) Comments:
REFID: 31297 Herbert, C. 1970 A synthesis of Narrabeen Group nomenclature, Sydney Basin. Geological Survey of New South Wales. Quarterly Notes 1 p3-10
Usage: Mentioned (p6) Comments:

Bibliographic references returned: 33 This data is subject to Geoscience Australia's disclaimer and copyright statements.