Exploration & Seismic

Santos and Denison to pump more Queensland gas

QUEENSLAND continues to take the lead on gas supply for the domestic market, with Santos and Denison Gas the latest to take up the hunt in the state’s proven gasfields. The State’s Mines Minister Dr Anthony Lynham said Santos would seek

Industry welcomes new Queensland gas acreage and supply

AUSTRALIA’S oil and gas sector has welcomed the Queensland Government’s announcement to open 6700 square kilometres of land in central Queensland for gas exploration across five regional areas. The State’s Resources Minister Dr Anthony Lynham announced 12 prospective parcels of

Industry and Feds welcome Victoria gas decision

THE Australian oil and gas industry and the Federal Government have welcomed the Victorian Government’s decision to lift the moratorium on onshore conventional natural gas exploration and development in that State. APPEA chief executive Andrew McConville said the decision paves

Equinor backs out of Bight drilling programme

Norwegian energy giant Equinor has informed Australian authorities of its decision to discontinue its controversial exploration drilling plan (Stromlo-1) in the Ceduna sub-basin, offshore South Australia. The company announced that following a holistic review of its exploration portfolio, it has