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^ Funny, I was just doing that a couple of days ago. Just enable location , use google maps and toggle between default and Google earth, gets you close enough to find the pegs, depending on the satellites.

 

A huh, I'm assuming you used the council website and put in the GPS co-ordinates for the pegs on your device?

 

My problem is that the pegs are 100m+ apart on a hilly, bushclad site, with no line of site and i want to walk the boundary line. Its not easy and i assumed there would be an app for it, but no luck finding one yet!

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A huh, I'm assuming you used the council website and put in the GPS co-ordinates for the pegs on your device?

 

My problem is that the pegs are 100m+ apart on a hilly, bushclad site, with no line of site and i want to walk the boundary line. Its not easy and i assumed there would be an app for it, but no luck finding one yet!

No , if you zoom in on maps it shows the boundary lines. I also used paper with measurements and bearings from our land title stuff to find one and get a parameter for error in the GPS position.
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 I used the "draw-dimension" off a power pole base and another fixed point and measured off, scribing arcs.

Relocated the old pegs on a job I'm on. No good for my 2.5acre native block tho. 

Not that there is any reason to, as its zoned untouchable.

 

I'm back in design mode (reluctantly) as client/friend has had  a hash made of his secondary dwelling  consent.

Any one recommend a surveyor that can cert footprint? Mines retired.

 

Wetmaps-- very useful, thanks!

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No , if you zoom in on maps it shows the boundary lines. I also used paper with measurements and bearings from our land title stuff to find one and get a parameter for error in the GPS position.

 

Ahh, got it thx! The boundary lines are only visible on certain base maps that I hadn't explored.

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