Basin Review Carnarvon Basin

Dorado-1 drilling set to begin

The Quadrant Energy and Carnarvon Petroleum Joint Venture has commenced planning to drill the Dorado-1 exploration well, located in WA-437-P offshore Western Australia.

Carnarvon has secured 100 per cent interest in the newly awarded offshore exploration permit WA-521-P.

Joint venture participants in the North West Shelf (NWS) LNG Project have approved the Greater Western Flank Phase 2 (GWF-2) Project, located off the north-west coast of Australia.

Chevron Australia has expanded its natural gas resource potential in the Greater Gorgon Area with the drilling of the Isosceles-1 gas exploration well in the Carnarvon Basin, offshore Western Australia.

Australia’s gas exploration and production opportunities

With international LNG exports and domestic consumption increasing the demand for Australian gas, significant opportunities exist for the local sector. Gas Today takes a look at what will be driving...

Acreage release boosts economy

Over 200,000 sq km of exploration acreage was released by the Australian Government at the Australian Petroleum Production and Exploration Association Conference in Perth in April 2011.

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