Collaborative projects

Rocks and discussions during an ARC Linkage project sponsors’ meeting and field trip , Kalgoorlie area
The ARC Linkage project sponsors’ meeting and field trip near Kalgoorlie

The role of the Geological Survey of Western Australia (GSWA) is to create and maintain an up-to-date geological framework and an archive of the State's mineral and petroleum resources. The aim is to attract investment in exploration and provide advice on land use.

Engaging in collaborative projects allows GSWA to:

  • leverage valuable research dollars
  • gain access to new technology and infrastructure
  • gain access to new research and knowledge
  • add value to data interpretations and enhancements
  • maintain a competitive edge in investment attraction.