ADVENT Energy will carry out a 3D seismic survey of its PEP11 permit area in the Sydney basin, offshore New South Wales, later this year.

The company’s Asset Energy subsidiary will work with joint venture partner Bounty Oil & Gas will conduct the survey over the 22,500 hectare permit area between November 2014 and May 2015.

Pending the necessary regulatory approvals and the contracting of a suitable seismic vessel, the survey will take place over a four to five week period.