The Australian Statistical Geography Standard ('ASGS') is a set of shapefiles by the Australian Bureau of Statistics. This package provides an interface to those shapefiles, as well as methods for converting coordinates to shapefiles.
spdepto Suggests as they are used in tests. Thanks to CRAN for notifying.
install_ASGS: if one of ASGS's dependencies is not installed,
install_ASGSnow installs it rather than raising an error after the download has taken place. By default, the packages are installed then a second attempt at installation occurs
temp.tar.gznow is actually used, rather than having no effect. Thanks to BV for reporting.
NEWS.mdfile to track changes to the package.