Event - Open Data Day 2020

Released: 21 Feb 2020 by The DataWA Team


  • Join us on Monday 9th March for a morning of real-world insights into the role of open data in WA.
  • Free registration to secure your spot.

Event - Applying behavioural insights for better results

Released: 13 Sep 2019 by The DataWA Team


  • Learn about behavioural insights (BI) from Dr Kim Louw, of the NSW Behavioural Insights Unit.
  • Free event open to public sector workers on Thursday 19th September.

Searching pro-tips and organisation updates

Released: 21 Aug 2019 by The DataWA Team


  • Did you know you can filter the DataWA catalogue by organisation?
  • Previous agency amalgamations now reflected in the catalogue.
  • Subscribe to for updates that may affect data services.

New ways to access geospatial data

Released: 28 Jun 2019 by The DataWA Team


  • Three new data formats available for download
  • Two new types of data web service available for use
  • Not all datasets will have all of the new formats – if you need it, let us know
  • Activity Streams pruned; Accurate “Last updated” dates on individual resources
  • Got suggestions for other formats? Let us know

Discover hundreds of new road and traffic datasets

Released: 13 Jun 2019 by The DataWA Team


  • Main Roads is publishing high-quality road and traffic data on its Open Data, Maps and Apps portal
  • Data is available in modern machine-readable formats and API web services under a Creative Commons Attribution licence
  • Hundreds of new road and traffic datasets are now discoverable through