31 March 2021
At this MapChat we'll hear from Senior Field Ecologist, Dave Nelson, who will talk about the pivotal role of GIS and remote sensing in managing fires in the Kimberley.
10 February 2021 5:20pm
New to QGIS? keen to learn some handy hints around navigating this free and open source software? Jump online to hear from David Cini about his user experience! From his favourite plugins, sources for further learning and creating a project, developing a map atlas to print a hard copy map book based on themes and a map index.
20 November 2020 8:45am to 5:00pm
FunGIS and OSGeo (the Open Source Geospatial Foundation) are teaming up to bring the FOSS4G Oceania 2020 conference to Cairns. This will be a 1 day hybrid event with exciting speakers from a range of GIS fields presenting in-person at James Cook University's Idea Lab, and videolinked speakers from other FOSS4G events across Oceania.
21 October 2020 7:00pm
FunGIS is proud to bring you a monthly roster of new and engaging presentations from GIS leaders in the Far North. Due to COVID-restrictions presentations are currently online-only, but will move to a hybrid in-person and online model soon.
16 September 2020 5:00pm to 6:00pm
19 August 2020 5:40pm to 8:00pm
26 February 2020 5:30pm
Taking an outdated and overworked web mapping platform into the modern day with SQL Server 2019 and Spectrum Spatial Analyst
11 December 2019 5:30pm
Mobile data collection is here and it's here to stay! Join us at The Bluewater as Gareth Humpheys from WTMA walks us through the challenges and triumphs of setting up a mobile data collection app.
13 November 2019 5:30pm
Next Generation GISers
11 September 2019 5:30pm
14 August 2019 5:30pm to 7:30pm
17 July 2019 5:30pm
12 June 2019 5:30pm to 7:00pm
Join us as we hear from Terrain NRM’s Gary Searle discuss a current project focusing on the critically endangered Mahogany Glider and the mapping techniques and approaches used to help the project team in their decision making.
16 May 2019 to 17 May 2019
The 2019 FunGIS Conference, 16-17 May, will feature speakers from across the spatial spectrum. With government, academic, private and not-for-profit organisations all presenting on a wide-range of topics from RTK and drone surveying, drone data processing, virtual reality, remote sensing, crowd sourced GIS and 'big data' management.
6 March 2019 5:30pm
Join FunGIS members at the Bluewater for a talk and review of various field data collection programs and processes, presented by Andrew Mitchell.
14 November 2018
Desiree Gowell presents - Mapping Yellow Crazy Eradication - as part of a special MapChat coinciding with World GIS Day.
17 May 2018 to 18 May 2018
Themed Spatial Technologies of the Future to be held at DoubleTree by Hilton in the heart of Cairns on Thursday 17 and Friday 18 May 2018
18 April 2018
Google Earth and XML - with Andrew Mitchell: many types of spatial data are based on XML, including GoogleEarth data, GPS data and Lidar data.
22 November 2017 5:30pm
November MapChat focus: Using GIS software and live tracking to optimise cane harvesting, with Matt Hession (MSF Sugar).
18 October 2017 5:30pm
Natural Resource Management: Tools for justifying and prioritising spatial decision making Live demonstration of spatial decision support tools by Gary Searle, Terrain NRM and Cape York NRM