Senex moves Surat Basin projects forward

Senex Energy has advised that the Easternwell Rig 27 returned to Project Atlas in the Surat Basin, Queensland in early March and has subsequently completed drilling, with two wells in production. Read more

Project Venus JV granted QLD Government approvals

Project Venus, a joint venture between Strata-X and Real Energy, is one of two gas permits in southwest Queensland that has been given the green light for exploration and development by the state government. Read more

Woodside reduces workforce at WA projects

Woodside has made the difficult decision to stand down 500 workers at the Karratha and Pluto LNG plants in Western Australia in response to the impact of COVID-19. Read more

Bounty confirms additional QLD appraisal program

Bounty Oil & Gas is taking the next steps of a five-well oil appraisal program with its joint venture partners at the Cooroo Northwest oilfield, Naccowlah Block in southwest Queensland. Read more

APPEA backs Victorian onshore gas decision

The Australian Petroleum Production and Exploration Association (APPEA) has welcomed the Victorian Government’s decision to introduce two new bills to lift the ban on onshore gas exploration and ban fracking in the state. Read more

Victoria lifts ban on onshore gas

The Victorian Government will today introduce two new bills that will see the freeze on onshore gas exploration and production lifted, and fracking banned for good. Read more

Buru overcomes wet season at Ungani

Buru Energy has recommenced production at the Ungani oilfield in the Canning Basin, Western Australia after the Kimberley region experienced a heavy wet season. Read more