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Gambier Limestone STRATNO: 6976
Current: Yes Rank: Formation, beds Status: Formal State(s): NSW , SA , VIC
Category: Variation of published name Usage: Defined Definition Card: No
Originator: Entry date: 01-JAN-88 Last Update: 06-AUG-13
Replaced by: Previously known as: Gambier limestone
Description: Limestone, fossiliferous. Open marine shelf.
Comments: Of Murray Group in Murray Basin & Glenelg Group, Otway Basin & Heytesbury Group, Gambier Basin. See also Lexicon. Age: 27.5-~24Ma to ~33-15Ma. Interfingered with Naracoorte Limestone. See also: Compton Sandstone - Trade name only - produced from the Gambier Limestone (see RefID 68211)
Geological province: No province information available
Type state: SA Reference section type:
Maximum thickness: 400m Minimum thickness:
Unit Age Event: deposition
Top of unit -
Minimum age: Early Miocene Ma: 15 % 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 Oligocene Ma: 38 % 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:
Mannum Formation overlies Gambier Limestone
Heytesbury Group overlies Gambier Limestone
Ettrick Formation underlies Gambier Limestone
Compton Conglomerate underlies Gambier Limestone
Burrungule Member underlies Gambier Limestone disconformity
Gellibrand Marl underlies Gambier Limestone
First Reference:
REFID: 43466 Rose, D.M., 1964, A.O.G. Wentworth No.1. Summary of data and results., Petroleum Search Subsidy Acts. Publication, 52, 5pp

Definition Reference:
REFID: 42966 Brown, C.M., Stephenson, A.E., 1991, Geology of the Murray Basin, Southeastern Australia., Bureau of Mineral Resources, Australia. Bulletin, 235, 430pp

Use on maps:
REFID: 30580 Douglas, J.G., Spencer-Jones, D., 1973, Colac, Victoria, 1:250 000 geological series map. Sheet SJ/54-12, 1st edition., Geological Survey of Victoria, 1v
REFID: 30751 Firman, J.B., 1971, Renmark, South Australia, 1:250 000 geological series map. Sheet SI/54-10, 1st edition., Geological Survey of South Australia, 1v
REFID: 30932 Geological Survey of Victoria., 1972, Portland, Victoria, 1:250 000 geological series map. Sheet SJ/54-11, 1st edition., Geological Survey of Victoria, 1v
REFID: 34191 Geological Survey of South Australia., 1969, Naracoorte, South Australia, 1:250 000 geological atlas series map. Sheet SJ/54-02, 1st edition., Geological Survey of South Australia, 1v
REFID: 35200 Rogers, P.A., 1977, Chowilla, South Australia, 1:250 000 geological series map. Sheet SI/54-06, 1st edition., Geological Survey of South Australia, 1v, Map
REFID: 42717 Rogers, P.A., 1979, Pinnaroo, South Australia, 1:250 000 geological sheet - SI 54-14., Geological Survey of South Australia, 1v, map
REFID: 43195 Rogers, P.A., 1995, Geology of the South-East South Australia. Second Edition. Special Map 1:500 000., Geological Survey of South Australia, 1v, map
REFID: 43258 Cowley, W.M., Freeman, P.J., 1994, Geological map of South Australia Prelim. edit. 1:1 000 000 (2 sheets), Geological Survey of South Australia, 1v, Map
REFID: 43298 Cowley, W.M., Freeman, P.J., 1994, Geology of South Australia 1:1 000 000 Map., Department of Mines and Energy, South Australia, 1v, Map
REFID: 60953 Geological Survey Branch (compiler), S.A., 2000, Geological Map of South Australia 1:2 000 000, Geological Survey of South Australia, 1v, Map
REFID: 61108 Cowley, W.M., Fairclough, M.C., 2003, Surface geology of the Gawler Craton, 1:1 000 000, preliminary edition, South Aust. Geol. Surv., map


Full Bibliographic Details (ordered by usage, publication year)

REFID: 42966 Brown, C.M. , Stephenson, A.E. 1991 Geology of the Murray Basin, Southeastern Australia. Bureau of Mineral Resources, Australia. Bulletin 235 430pp
Usage: Defined (Table 15, p126) Min age from reference: Early Miocene Max age from reference: Late Oligocene Comments: Of Murray Group, Murray Basin & Glenelg Group, Otway Basin.
REFID: 31624 Kenley, P.R. 1971 Cainozoic geology of the eastern part of the Gambier embayment, southwestern Victoria. IN Wopfner H.,Douglas J.G.(eds) - The Otway Basin of southeastern Australia. Geological Survey of SA & Geological Survey of Vic. 1v p89-153
Usage: Defined (p96) Min age from reference: Tertiary Max age from reference: Tertiary Comments:
REFID: 33716 Waterhouse, J.D. 1977 The hydrogeology of the Mount Gambier area. South Australia. Department of Mines. Report of Investigations 48
Usage: Fully described (p15) Comments: See also PP16 & 20 & Table 2.
REFID: 34308 Ludbrook, N.H. 1969 Tertiary Period. IN Parkin L.W.(ed) - Handbook of South Australian geology. Geological Survey of South Australia 1v p172-232
Usage: Fully described (p177) Comments: Aldingian - Balcombian. Correlation chart
REFID: 23322 McGowran, B. , Li, Q. , White, M.R. 2000 Sequence and biofacies packages in the mid-Cenozoic Gambier Limestone, South Australia, reappraisal of foraminiferal evidence. Australian Journal of Earth Sciences 47(6) p 955-970
Usage: Described (955, 957) Min age from reference: Middle Miocene Max age from reference: Middle Eocene Comments: Geological Province: Gambier Basin.
REFID: 63124 Morton, J.G.G. , Alexander, E.M. , Hill, A.J. , White, M.R. 1995 Lithostratigraphy and Envrironments of Deposition; Chapter 5: IN Morton, J.G.G. and Drexel, J.F. (eds.) "The Petroleum Geology of South Australia. Volume 1: Otway Basin" South Australia. Department of Mines and Energy Resources. Report Book 95/15 p47-94
Usage: Described (p49 Fig. 5.2, p87 Fig. 5.29, p91) Min age from reference: Miocene Max age from reference: Late Eocene Comments: Of the Heytesbury Group. Supersedes "Mount Gambier Limestone". Comprises Greenways, Gellibrand, Camelback, and Green Point Members, and Naracoorte Limestone Member. Max. thickness: 400m. Geological Province: Otway Basin.
REFID: 44133 Drexel, J.F. , Preiss, W.V. 1995 The geology of South Australia. Volume 2 - The Phanerozoic. Geological Survey of South Australia. Bulletin 54 347pp
Usage: Described (p156, 259, 268) Min age from reference: Miocene Max age from reference: Miocene Comments: Thickness: 400m. Of the Heytesbury Group. Geological Province: Gambier Basin. Includes: Greenways Member, Camelback Member, Green Point Member, Naracoorte Limestone Member.
REFID: 42881 Jacobson, G. , Ferguson, J. , Evans, W.R. 1994 Groundwater-discharge playas of the Mallee region, Murray Basin, southeast Australia. In Rosen, M.R. (ed) Paleoclimate and Basin Evolution of Playa Systems. Geological Society of America. Special Paper 289 p81-96
Usage: Described (Fig.3, P84) Comments:
REFID: 33713 Waterhouse, J.D. 1976 Contamination of groundwater in the Mount Gambier area. South Australia. Department of Mines. Mineral Resources Review 139 p27-40
Usage: Described (p27) Comments: See also P28.
REFID: 33490 Thornton, R.C.N. 1974 Hydrocarbon potential of western Murray Basin and infrabasins. South Australia. Department of Mines. Report of Investigations 41
Usage: Described (p10) Comments: See also P27. Oligocene - Miocene.
REFID: 31241 Harris, B.M. 1973 Groundwater resources - Padthaway area. South Australia. Department of Mines. Mineral Resources Review 135 p95-105
Usage: Described (p99) Comments: See also P101. Equ. in age to Ettrick Fm.
REFID: 32116 McGowran, B. 1973 Observation bore No.2, Gambier Embayment of the Otway Basin: Tertiary micropalaeontology and stratigraphy. South Australia. Department of Mines. Mineral Resources Review 135 p43-55
Usage: Described (p45) Comments: Oligocene. See also P46-47.
REFID: 30753 Firman, J.B. 1972 Renmark, South Australia, 1:250 000 geological series explanatory notes. Sheet SI/54-10. Geological Survey of South Australia 1v
Usage: Described (Table 2) Comments: Middle Miocene to Upper Eocene age
REFID: 31920 Ludbrook, N.H. 1971 Stratigraphy and correlation of marine sediments in the western part of the Gambier Embayment. IN Wopfner H., Douglas J.F.(eds) - The Otway Basin of southeastern Australia. Geological Survey of SA & Geological Survey of Vic. Special Bulletin 1v p47-66
Usage: Described (p59) Comments: Oligocene. Sponge spicule mb. See also Figs 3-2,4.
REFID: 32859 Roberts, G.T. 1970 Groundwater supplies for Keith and its surroundings. South Australia. Department of Mines. Mineral Resources Review 128 p64-80
Usage: Described (p69) Comments: L.Miocene
REFID: 34418 Pels, S. 1969 The Murray Basin. IN Packham G.H.(ed) - The geology of New South Wales. Geological Society of Australia. Journal 16(1) p499-511
Usage: Described (p506) Comments:
REFID: 68211 Hough, J. 2012 Compton Sandstone - Marte's other limestone MESA Journal 65 pp28-30
Usage: Briefly described (p28, p28 Fig.1, p29) Min age from reference: Langhian Max age from reference: Bartonian Comments: Occurs extensively in the Gambier Basin and southwestern Murray Basin. Produced as a dimension stone and sold under the trade name: Compton Sandstone. , c. 40 - 15 Ma, (White 1996) , Dolomitic rock.
REFID: 64966 Hill, P.J. , De Deckker, P. , Von Der Borch, C. , Murray-Wallace, C.V. 2009 Ancestral Murray River on the Lacepede Shelf, southern Australia: Late Quaternary migrations of a major river outlet and strandline development Australian Journal of Earth Sciences 56(2) p135-157
Usage: Briefly described (p137, p144) Min age from reference: Middle Miocene Max age from reference: Late Oligocene Comments: Of the Heytesbury Group. Max. thickness: 400m. Major fossiliferous unit with strong erosional unconformity at the top. Geol.province: Gambier Basin. Equivalent to Mannum Limestone in Murray Basin. Forms bedrock platform beneath most of Lacepede Shelf.
REFID: 63431 Lyon, P.J. , Boult, P.J. , Hillis, R.R. , Bierbrauer, K. 2007 Basement controls on fault development in the Penola Trough, Otway Basin, and implications for fault-bounded hydrocarbon traps Australian Journal of Earth Sciences 54(5) p675-689
Usage: Briefly described (p677 Fig. 2) Min age from reference: Miocene Max age from reference: Eocene Comments: Of the Heytesbury Group. Geological Province: Penola Trough/Otway Basin.
REFID: 63222 Hough, J.K. 2006 Yorke Peninsula Limestone: a new dimension stone MESA Journal 43 p40-41
Usage: Briefly described (p40, p41) Comments: Dimension stone from the South East, S.A.
REFID: 50133 Mee, A.C. , Bestland, E.A. , Spooner, N.A. 2004 Age and origin of Terra Rossa soils in the Coonawarra area of South Australia Geomorphology 58(1-4) p1-25
Usage: Briefly described (p3, Fig.1) Min age from reference: Mid Miocene Max age from reference: Late Eocene Comments: Also called Mount Gambier Limestone (superseded term) in this article (at p6, p8 Tb 1, p11 Tb.2). Major & trace element geochemistry for 2 samples given. , Includes Camelback Member. , Fossiliferous carbonate
REFID: 60538 McGowran, B. , Holdgate, G.R. , Li, Q. , Gallagher, S.J. 2004 Cenozoic stratigraphic succession in southeastern Australia Australian Journal of Earth Sciences 51(4) p459-496
Usage: Briefly described (p471 Fig. 10, 473 Fig. 12) Comments: Of the Nirranda Group.
REFID: 24562 Smith, M.A. , Cathro, D. , Earl, K.L. , Boreham, C.J. , Krassay, A.A. 2003 An audit of selected offshore petroleum exploration wells in the Otway Basin, southeastern Australia Geoscience Australia. Record
Usage: Briefly described (p15 Fig. 4) Min age from reference: Tertiary Max age from reference: Late Cretaceous Comments: Geological Province: Otway Basin.
REFID: 24363 Olliver, J. 2003 Gambier Stone - premium dimension stone from the South-East MESA Journal 28 p36-37
Usage: Briefly described (p37) Min age from reference: Early Miocene Max age from reference: Oligocene Comments: max. thickness: 400 m. Age: 38-15 Ma.
REFID: 61108 Cowley, W.M. , Fairclough, M.C. 2003 Surface geology of the Gawler Craton, 1:1 000 000, preliminary edition South Aust. Geol. Surv. map
Usage: Briefly described (map legend) Min age from reference: Miocene Max age from reference: Eocene Comments: Marine fossiliferous limestone. Geological Province: Gambier Basin.
REFID: 24314 Boult, P. 2002 New Play On Offer In 2002 Release Of Otway Petroleum Exploration Acreage PESA News v61 p60-63
Usage: Briefly described (p61 Fig.2) Min age from reference: Miocene Max age from reference: Eocene Comments: Geological Province: Otway Basin. Max. Thickness 400m. Of the Heytesbury Group.
REFID: 63887 Fabris, A. 2002 Northwestern Murray Basin - stratigraphy, sedimentology and geomorphology MESA Journal 27 p20-24
Usage: Briefly described (p21 Fig. 1) Comments:
REFID: 24202 Pollock, R.M. , Li, Q. , McGowran, B. , Lang, S.C. 2002 Oligo-Miocene canyons in the Gambier Sub-basin, southern Australia - deepwater analogues for petroleum exploration APPEA Journal 42(1) p311-331
Usage: Briefly described (p313 Fig.2) Min age from reference: Middle Miocene Max age from reference: Early Oligocene Comments: Geological Province: Gambier Sub-basin. See also p314.
REFID: 61622 Chantraprasert, S. , McClay, K.R. , Elders, C. 2001 3D rift fault systems of the Western Otway Basin, SE 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 p435-445
Usage: Briefly described (p436 Fig. 2) Min age from reference: Miocene Max age from reference: Eocene Comments: Of Heytsbury Group. Geological Province: Otway Basin.
REFID: 23884 Brodie, R.S. 2001 Chapter 13 - Salinisation and environmental geoscience: a case study in the Murray Basin IN Gostin, V.A. ed., 'Gondwana to Greenhouse: Australian Environmental Geoscience' Geological Society of Australia. Special Publication 21 p153-158
Usage: Briefly described (p155 Fig. 13.2) Min age from reference: Late Oligocene Max age from reference: Late Oligocene Comments: Geological Province: Murray Basin. Of the Murray Group.
REFID: 23879 Taylor, G. , McNally, G.H. 2001 Chapter 2 - Regolith: its history and environmental importance with particular reference to some engineering examples IN Gostin, V.A. ed., 'Gondwana to Greenhouse: Australian Environmental Geoscience' Geological Society of Australia. Special Publication 21 p13-25
Usage: Briefly described (p19) Comments:
REFID: 61627 Palmowski, D. , Hill, K.C. , Hoffman, N. , Bernecker, T. 2001 Otway Basin rifting to sea-floor spreading -- hydrocarbon implications 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 p499-505
Usage: Briefly described (p500 Fig. 2) Min age from reference: Miocene Max age from reference: Late Eocene Comments: Of Heytesbury Group. Geological Province: Otway Basin.
REFID: 23768 Beu, A.G. , Darragh, T.A. 2001 Revision of Southern Australia Cenozoic Fossil Pectinidae (Mollusca: Bivalvia) Royal Society of Victoria. Proceedings 113(1) p1-12
Usage: Briefly described (p28 Fig.5, p69) Min age from reference: Miocene Max age from reference: Oligocene Comments: Geological Province: Gambier Basin. See also p89, p154.
REFID: 60953 Geological Survey Branch (compiler), S.A. 2000 Geological Map of South Australia 1:2 000 000 Geological Survey of South Australia 1v Map
Usage: Briefly described (Map Legend) Min age from reference: Miocene Max age from reference: Eocene Comments: Marine fossiliferous limestone. Geological Province: Gambier Basin.
REFID: 23249 Gallagher, S.J. , Jonasson, K. , Holdgate, G. 1999 Foraminiferal biofacies and palaeoenvironmental evolution of an Oligo-Miocene cool-water carbonate succession in the Otway Basin, Southeast Australia Journal of Micropalaeontology 18/2 p143-168
Usage: Briefly described (Fig.2) Comments: Informally divided into Upper/Middle and Lower Gambier Limestone.
REFID: 10010 Whitehouse, J. , Roy, P.S. , Oakes, G.M. 1999 Mineral Sand Resources Potential of the Murray Basin Geological Survey of New South Wales, Department of Mineral Resources 1999/38 74p
Usage: Briefly described (p12 Fig. 3) Min age from reference: Late Oligocene Max age from reference: Early Oligocene Comments: Of the Murray Group. Geological Province: Murray 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: Briefly described (p352 Fig.24.8, p353 Fig. 24.9) Min age from reference: Early Miocene Max age from reference: Oligocene Comments: Of the Murray Group. Geological Province: Murray Basin.
REFID: 22773 Scheibner, E. , Basden, H. (ed.) 1998 Part 8(24). Cainozoic. In: Geology of New South Wales - Synthesis. Geological Survey of New South Wales. Memoir (Geology) 13(2) p331-359
Usage: Briefly described (Fig24.8p352+24.9p353) Comments:
REFID: 22887 Cameron, R.G. 1997 Booligal 1:250 000 Geological Sheet SI/55-5: Explanatory Notes Geological Survey of New South Wales 1v 94p
Usage: Briefly described (Fig.6 p13) Max age from reference: Late Oligocene Comments: Of Murray Group, Murray Basin.
REFID: 22799 Ray, H.N. 1996 Ana Branch 1:250 000 geological sheet explanatory notes Geological Survey of New South Wales 1v
Usage: Briefly described (p23 Fig.7) Min age from reference: Early Miocene Max age from reference: Oligocene Comments: Glenelg Group
REFID: 22893 Cameron, R.G. 1996 Geology of the POONCARIE 1:250 000 map, SI/54-8: Explanatory Notes Geological Survey of New South Wales 1v 108pp
Usage: Briefly described (fig4 p9) Comments:
REFID: 43195 Rogers, P.A. 1995 Geology of the South-East South Australia. Second Edition. Special Map 1:500 000. Geological Survey of South Australia 1v map
Usage: Briefly described (Map Legend) Min age from reference: Middle Miocene Max age from reference: Late Eocene Comments: see also commentary on back of map. Of Heytesbury Group.
REFID: 61155 Langford, R.P. , Wilford, G.E. , Truswell, E.M. , Isern, A.R. 1995 Palaeogeographic Atlas of Australia: CAINOZOIC Australian Geological Survey Organisation 10 37p
Usage: Briefly described (p18) Min age from reference: Middle Miocene Max age from reference: Early Oligocene Comments: Murray Group. Overlies Ettrick Formation; overlain by Mannum Formation. Age: 27.5-~24Ma to ~33-15Ma. Interfingered with Naracoorte Limestone. Thickness: 100m. Geological Province: Murray and Otway Basin.
REFID: 63122 Cockshell, C.D. 1995 Structural and Tectonic History; Chapter 4: IN Morton, J.G.G. and Drexel, J.F. (eds.) "The Petroleum Geology of South Australia. Volume 1: Otway Basin" South Australia. Department of Mines and Energy Resources. Report Book 95/12 p15-45
Usage: Briefly described (p17 Fig. 4.3) Min age from reference: Early Miocene Max age from reference: Late Eocene Comments: Of the Heytesbury Group. Max. thickness: 400m. Geological Province: Otway Basin.
REFID: 22938 Bourman, R.P. 1995 Towards distinguishing transported and in situ ferricretes: data from southern Australia. AGSO Journal of Australian Geology and Geophysics 16(3) 231-241
Usage: Briefly described (fig5) Min age from reference: Oligocene Max age from reference: Oligocene Comments: Eastern Mount Lofty Ranges.
REFID: 43258 Cowley, W.M. , Freeman, P.J. 1994 Geological map of South Australia Prelim. edit. 1:1 000 000 (2 sheets) Geological Survey of South Australia 1v Map
Usage: Briefly described (Map Legend) Min age from reference: Miocene Max age from reference: Eocene Comments:
REFID: 43298 Cowley, W.M. , Freeman, P.J. 1994 Geology of South Australia 1:1 000 000 Map. Department of Mines and Energy, South Australia 1v Map
Usage: Briefly described (Map Legend) Min age from reference: Miocene Max age from reference: Eocene Comments:
REFID: 43797 Telfer, A. 1993 Groundwater resource management and community consultation - Blue Lake, South Australia. AGSO Journal of Australian Geology and Geophysics 14(2/3) p201-206
Usage: Briefly described (p201) Min age from reference: Miocene Max age from reference: Oligocene Comments:
REFID: 43799 Emmett, A.J. 1993 Organochlorine contamination of groundwater by pulp and paper mill effluent in South Australia. AGSO Journal of Australian Geology and Geophysics 14(2/3) p183-191
Usage: Briefly described (p185) Comments:
REFID: 42599 McKirdy, D.M. , Chivas, A.R. 1992 Nonbiodegraded aromatic condensate associated with volcanic supercritical carbon dioxide, Otway Basin: implications for primacy migration from terrestrial organic matter Organic Geochemistry 18(5) p611-627
Usage: Briefly described (Fig.3 P614) Comments: Cooper Basin
REFID: 42335 James, N.P. , Bone, Y. 1991 Origin of a cool-water, Oligo-Miocene deep shelf limestone, Eucla Platform, southern Australia. Sedimentology 38(2) p323-341
Usage: Briefly described (p338) Comments:
REFID: 42594 Pledge, N.S. 1990 The upper fossil fauna of the Henschke Fossil Cave, Naracoorte, South Australia. Queensland Museum. Memoirs 28(1) p247-262
Usage: Briefly described (p247) Comments: Oligocene-Miocene
REFID: 42127 Lindsay, J.M. , Barnett, S.R. 1989 Aspects of stratigraphy and structure in relation to the Woolpunda Groundwater Interception Scheme, Murray Basin, South Australia. BMR Journal of Australian Geology and Geophysics 11(2/3) p219-225
Usage: Briefly described (p223) Comments:
REFID: 42125 Brown, C.M. 1989 Structural and stratigraphic framework of groundwater occurrence and surface discharge in the Murray Basin, southeastern Australia. BMR Journal of Australian Geology and Geophysics 11(2/3) p127-146
Usage: Briefly described (p136) Comments:
REFID: 40877 Jones, J.B. , Fitzgerald, M.J. 1987 An unusual and characteristic sedimentary mineral suite associated with the evolution of passive margins. Sedimentary Geology 52(1/2) p45-63
Usage: Briefly described (p55) Comments:
REFID: 49038 Brown, C.M. , Stephenson, A.E. 1986 Murray Basin, southeastern Australia: subsurface stratigraphic database. Bureau of Mineral Resources, Australia, Report 262
Usage: Briefly described (p26) Comments:
REFID: 40829 Sheard, M.J. 1986 Some volcanological observations at Mount Schank, southeast South Australia. Geological Survey of South Australia, Quarterly Geological Notes 100 p14-20
Usage: Briefly described (p14) Comments:
REFID: 41520 Lindsay, J.M. 1985 Aspects of South Australian Tertiary foraminiferal biostratigraphy, with emphasis on studies of Massilina and Subbotina. IN Lindsay J.M. (ed) - Stratigraphy, palaeontology, malacology. Special Publication (South Australia. Department of Mines and Energy) 5 p187-231
Usage: Briefly described (Fig.12) Comments:
REFID: 38903 Shafik, S. 1983 Calcareous nannofossil biostratigraphy: an assessment of foraminiferal and sedimentation events in the Eocene of the Otway Basin, southeastern Australia. BMR Journal of Australian Geology and Geophysics 8(1) p1-17
Usage: Briefly described (Table 2) Comments:
REFID: 40003 Shepherd, R.G. 1983 Underground water resources of South Australia. Geological Survey of South Australia. Bulletin 48 p9-66
Usage: Briefly described (p44) Comments:
REFID: 38932 Meyer, G.M. 1982 Geology of the Kingston Lignite Deposit. IN Mallett C.W.(ed)-Symposium on coal resources: origin, exploration and utilization in Australia. Proceedings, Melbourne, 15-19 November 1982. Geological Society of Australia. Coal Group 1v p92-100
Usage: Briefly described (p98) Comments: See also Fig.4
REFID: 43073 Rogers, P.A. 1980 Pinnaroo, South Australia, 1:250 000 geological series - explanatory notes. Geological Survey of South Australia 1v 27pp
Usage: Briefly described (p11) Comments:
REFID: 34658 Valentine, J.T. 1978 Aquifer tests of the Knight Formation in the hundred of Mingbool. South Australia. Department of Mines. Mineral Resources Review 143 p97-101
Usage: Briefly described (p98) Comments:
REFID: 35018 Bowering, O.J.W. 1978 Beachport Town water supply bore No. 3. Flow test results. South Australia. Department of Mines. Mineral Resources Review 143 p28-31
Usage: Briefly described (p29) Comments:
REFID: 29891 Bowering, O.J.W. 1977 Robe town water supply bores Nos. 2 and 3. Aquifer tests. South Australia. Department of Mines. Mineral Resources Review 140 p106-110
Usage: Briefly described (p77) Comments:
REFID: 30754 Firman, J.B. 1973 Regional stratigraphy of surficial deposits in the Murray Basin and Gambier Embayment. South Australia. Department of Mines. Report of Investigations 1v
Usage: Briefly described (p13) Comments: Strat.tables P14,22. See also P20,24,28. Map, block diag.,section.
REFID: 32860 Roberts, G.T. 1970 Groundwater supplies for Bordertown. South Australia. Department of Mines. Mineral Resources Review 128 p91-98
Usage: Briefly described (p91) Comments: Lower Pliocene
REFID: 23818 Parkin, L.W. 1969 Handbook of South Australian Geology Geological Survey of South Australia 1v 268p
Usage: Briefly described (p174 Fig.84, p177) Min age from reference: Middle Miocene Max age from reference: Oligocene Comments: Geological Province: Otway Basin. Max. thickness: 500 ft.
REFID: 34524 Tarvydas, R.K. 1969 Tantanoola dolomite deposit at the Up-and-Down rocks. South Australia. Department of Mines. Mineral Resources Review 127 p104-112
Usage: Briefly described (p105) Comments:
REFID: 65552 Whitehouse, J. 2009 Mineral systems of the Murray Basin, New South Wales Geological Survey of New South Wales. Quarterly Notes 132 27p
Usage: Mentioned (p5 Fig. 3) Min age from reference: Miocene Max age from reference: Oligocene Comments: Of Murray Group (western Murray Basin).
REFID: 64769 Fetherston, J.M. 2007 Dimension stone in Western Australia. Volume 1: Industry review and dimension stones of the southwest region. Geological Survey of Western Australia. Mineral Resources Bulletin 23 181p
Usage: Mentioned (p28) Min age from reference: Miocene Max age from reference: Miocene Comments: Material mined is named the Gambier Stone. SA.
REFID: 62640 Webb, J.A. , James, J.M. 2006 Karst evolution of the Nullarbor Plain, Australia IN Harmon, R.S. and Wicks, C.M (eds.) "Perspectives on karst geomorphology, hydrology and geochemistry - A tribute volume to Derek C. Ford and William B. White" Geological Society of America. Special Paper 404 p65-78
Usage: Mentioned (p76.) Comments: Tertiary. Restricted cave development is due to substantial intergranular porosity and permeability; hence considerable groundwater flow through the limestone matrix and less flow through karst conduits.
REFID: 61547 Lyon, P.J. , Boult, P.J. , Watson, M. , Hillis, R.R. 2005 A Systematic fault seal evaluation of the Ladbroke Grove and Pyrus traps of the Penola Trough, Otway Basin IN "The APPEA Journal 2005", APPEA Conference, 10-13 April 2005, Perth APPEA Journal 45(1) p459-475
Usage: Mentioned (p461 Fig.2. ) Min age from reference: Miocene Max age from reference: Eocene Comments: , Unit in Heytesbury Group. , Overlies Gellibrand Marl.
REFID: 60785 Fitzgerald, E.M.G. 2004 A review of the Tertiary fossil Cetacea (Mammalia) localities in Australia Memoirs of the Museum of Victoria 61(2) p183-208
Usage: Mentioned (p184 Fig.1. ) Min age from reference: Chattian Max age from reference: Chattian Comments: South Australia. , Includes the Camelback Member.
REFID: 24551 Birch, W.D. (ed.) 2003 Geology of Victoria Geological Society of Australia. Special Publication 23 842p
Usage: Mentioned (p296, 555, 625) Comments:
REFID: 24410 Abeysinghe, P.B. 2003 Silica resources of Western Australia Geological Survey of Western Australia. Mineral Resources Bulletin 21 228p
Usage: Mentioned (p6) Min age from reference: Late Oligocene Max age from reference: Early Miocene Comments:
REFID: 24160 Abeysinghe, P.B. 2002 Bentonite, attapulgite and common clays in Western Australia Geological Survey of Western Australia. Bulletin 20 202p
Usage: Mentioned (p18) Min age from reference: Middle Miocene Max age from reference: Middle Miocene Comments: Hosts a calcium bentonite deposit below weathered Newer Volcanics. , Is overlain by Newer Volcanics.
REFID: 23731 Drexel, J.F. , Hibburt, J.E. 2000 Minerals and Petroleum South Australia 2001 Minerals and Energy Resources, PIRSA 1v 91p
Usage: Mentioned (p20, p27) Min age from reference: Miocene Max age from reference: Oligocene Comments:
REFID: 22913 Drew, G. 1998 Mount Gambier interpretive project MESA Journal 8 P28-30
Usage: Mentioned (29) Comments:
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REFID: 33940 Wopfner, H. , Kenley, P.R. , Thornton, R.C.N. 1971 Hydrocarbon occurrences and potential of the Otway Basin. IN Wopfner H., Douglas J.G.(eds) - The Otway Basin of southeastern Australia. Geological Survey of SA & Geological Survey of Vic. Special Bulletin 1v p385-435
Usage: Mentioned (p414) Comments:
REFID: 32601 Philip, G.M. , Foster, R.J. 1971 Marsupiate Tertiary echinoids from south-eastern Australia and their zoogeographic significance. Palaeontology 14(4) p666-695
Usage: Mentioned (p682) Comments:
REFID: 32898 Rochow, K. 1971 Previous work and exploration history: South Australia. IN Wopfner H., Douglas J.G.,(eds) - The Otway Basin in southeastern Australia. Geological Survey of SA & Geological Survey of Vic. Special Bulletin 1v p27-29 32-39
Usage: Mentioned (p27) Comments: See also Table 2-1
REFID: 30751 Firman, J.B. 1971 Renmark, South Australia, 1:250 000 geological series map. Sheet SI/54-10, 1st edition. Geological Survey of South Australia 1v
Usage: Mentioned (Map legend) Min age from reference: Oligocene Max age from reference: Eocene Comments: Miocene-Eocene
REFID: 48911 Reynolds, M.A. 1971 Review of the Otway Basin. Bureau of Mineral Resources, Australia, Report 134
Usage: Mentioned (Chart 1) Comments: Heytesbury Gp.
REFID: 30184 Cockbain, A.E. 1971 Tertiary Cheilostromatous bryozoa from Victoria. Royal Society of Victoria. Proceedings 84(1) p173-181
Usage: Mentioned (p173) Comments:
REFID: 31245 Harris, W.K. 1971 Tertiary stratigraphic palynology, Otway Basin. IN Wopfner H., Douglas J.G.(Eds) - The Otway Basin of southwestern Australia. Geological Survey of SA & Geological Survey of Vic. Special Bulletin 1v p67-87
Usage: Mentioned (p81) Comments:
REFID: 32895 Rochow, K. 1971 The Padthaway Ridge. IN Wopfner H., Douglas J.G.(eds) - The Otway Basin of southeastern Australia. Geological Survey of SA & Geological Survey of Vic. Special Bulletin 1v p325-337
Usage: Mentioned (p328) Comments: Tertiary
REFID: 33943 Wopfner, H. , Thornton, R.C.N. 1971 The occurrence of carbon dioxide in the Gambier Embayment. IN Wopfner H., Douglas J.G.(eds) - The Otway Basin of southeastern Australia. Geological Survey of SA & Geological Survey of Vic. Special Bulletin 1v p377-389
Usage: Mentioned (p379) Comments:
REFID: 30917 Geological Survey of South Australia. 1970 Annual report of the Department of Mines, South Australia, 1968-69. Geological Survey of South Australia 1v p21-70
Usage: Mentioned (p26) Comments:
REFID: 31923 Ludbrook, N.H. , Johns, R.K. 1970 Geology of South Australia. South Australia. Department of Mines. Year Book 1970 p16
Usage: Mentioned (p16) Comments:
REFID: 32552 Lowry, D.C. 1970 Geology of the Western Australian part of the Eucla Basin. Geological Survey of Western Australia. Bulletin 122
Usage: Mentioned (p184) Comments: Longfordian
REFID: 29828 Bleys, C. 1970 Tailem Bend - Keith Pipeline Scheme. Regional groundwater assessment. South Australia. Department of Mines. Mineral Resources Review 129 p25-40
Usage: Mentioned (p25) Comments:
REFID: 34185 Forbes, B.G. 1969 A review of Phanerozoic volcanism in South Australia.IN Taylor G.A.M. (ed) - Palaeovolcanology Symposium. Geological Society of Australia. Special Publication 2 p127-132
Usage: Mentioned (p131) Comments: Protected from marine erosion in Pliocene.
REFID: 34191 Geological Survey of South Australia. 1969 Naracoorte, South Australia, 1:250 000 geological atlas series map. Sheet SJ/54-02, 1st edition. Geological Survey of South Australia 1v
Usage: Mentioned (Map legend) Min age from reference: Miocene Max age from reference: Oligocene Comments: Oligocene - Miocene
REFID: 34180 Firman, J.B. 1969 Quaternary period. IN Parkin L.W.(ed) - Handbook of South Australian geology. Geological Survey of South Australia 1v p204-233
Usage: Mentioned (p212) Comments: Tertiary
REFID: 34421 Philip, G.M. 1969 The Tertiary echinoids of South Eastern Australia IV Camarodonta (2). Royal Society of Victoria. Proceedings 82(2) p233-275
Usage: Mentioned (p261) Comments: See also P262
REFID: 65374 Barnes, T.A. , Miles, K.R. 1968 Annual Report for the year ended 30th June 1967, of the Director of Mines and Government Geologist, South Australia South Australia. Department of Mines. Annual Report 1v 62p
Usage: Mentioned (p35) Comments:
REFID: 23671 Harris, W.K. 1966 New and redefined names in South Australian lower Tertiary stratigraphy Geological Survey of South Australia, Quarterly Geological Notes 20 p1-3
Usage: Mentioned (p2) Comments: Overlies the Compton Conglomerate; disconformably overlies the Burrungule Member.
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 (p29) Max age from reference: Early Miocene Comments:
REFID: 48625 Beach Petroleum N.L. 1965 Summary of data and results: Otway Basin, S.A. Geltwood Beach No.1 Well Petroleum Search Subsidy Acts. Publication 65 10pp
Usage: Not recorded (p4,5) Comments: (J54-6/Kennion). map opp.p.1.
REFID: 48624 Oil Development N.L. 1965 Summary of data and results: Otway Basin, S.A. Mount Salt No.1 Well Petroleum Search Subsidy Acts. Publication 64 9pp
Usage: Not recorded (p4,6,Fig.2) Comments: (J54-6/Benara).
REFID: 43466 Rose, D.M. 1964 A.O.G. Wentworth No.1. Summary of data and results. Petroleum Search Subsidy Acts. Publication 52 5pp
Usage: Not recorded (p3,Pl.1) Comments: Equivalent to SA
REFID: 43467 Rose, D.M. , Wright, A.J. , Stuntz, J. , Shiels, O.J. , Benbow, D.D. , Ludbrook, N.H. , Grasso, R. 1964 Summary of data and results. Drilling operations in the Murray Basin New South Wales and South Australia 1961-2 of Australian Oil&Gas Corporation Ltd, Woodside (Lakes Entrance) Oil Co.N.L. and Australian Oil Corporation Petroleum Search Subsidy Acts. Publication 52 34pp+plates
Usage: Not recorded (p3,20,31,32) Comments:

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