data gov au - central metadata repository for government data sets and their meaning/context - cathedral/warehouse/bazaar for stuctured, meaningful descriptions of government data sets and information about how to access them.


Machine readable metadata is made available in RDF based on standard Dublin Core/AGLS/AGRKMS vocabularies supported by standard SKOS/OWL ontologies.


This allows anybody to find, download, use and re-use data sets generated and held by the government by building APIs, conduct analysis and performing research.



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Idea No. 17