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Missing Maps Volunteer Mapping Party

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Toowong Library

9 Sherwood Road

Toowong, QLD 4066

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Welcome to the Missing Maps Volunteer Mapping Party!

This is a volunteer event that will take place at Toowong Library from 09:00 - 13:00 on Sunday 4th of March.

Schedule:

We'll be mapping throughout the afternoon, in addition to:

09:00: Registration & set-up

09:15: Introduction to OpenStreetMap and the Missing Maps project

09:30: OpenStreetMap/Missing Maps Training

10:00: Snack break (snacks provided!)

10:30: Mapping

11:30: Lunch break

13:00: Wrap-up and farewell

What is it?

The aim of the Missing Maps Project is to map the most crisis-prone parts of the developing world. With your help we can directly improve the lives of some of the planet’s most vulnerable people. Both beginners and experienced mappers are welcome to join this mapathon, please choose your ticket according to your level of mapping skills.

Where will we be mapping?

We will be mapping high priority tasks from the HOT Tasking Manager.

What do I need?

Just a laptop (please bring your own with you), a mouse and enthusiasm (mouse isn't absolutely necessary but makes the mapping A LOT faster).

Where is it?

We're very kindly hosted by the Toowong Library, located in Toowong Village Shopping Centre at 9 Sherwood Rd, Toowong, or http://www.openstreetmap.org/way/529373044 in OpenStreetMap.

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