Oil and gas crucial to nation’s economic recovery

By Australian Petroleum Production & Exploration Association (APPEA) chief executive officer Andrew McConville.

The oil and gas sector has helped underpin some golden years for the Australian economy. Its ability to continue to do so hinges on a stable investment climate we cannot take for granted.

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McConnell Dowell introduces new GM

McConnell Dowell has appointed Mario Russo to the newly-created position of general manager for South Australia and Western Australia. 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