Be ready, Beehive wildcat set for spud next year 

Be ready, Beehive wildcat set for spud next year 

Well to target Sunbird and Tanmurra formations 

Exploration

20 JUNE 2022
Santos cuts Petrel seismic size by 25%

Santos cuts Petrel seismic size by 25%

Fish stock impacts cited 

Exploration

14 JANUARY 2022
Woodside 2D seismic up for comment

Woodside 2D seismic up for comment

NOPSEMA consultation until 16 October

Exploration

23 SEPTEMBER 2021
Santos setting up for new Petrel seismic

Santos setting up for new Petrel seismic

More work across the wider Bonaparte 

Exploration

23 JULY 2021
Santos takes Bonaparte permit

Santos takes Bonaparte permit

Awards for 2019 acreage round still dribbling in 

Exploration

30 JUNE 2021
Murphy leaves Bonaparte

Murphy leaves Bonaparte

Company retains South Oz exposure but leaves top end

Exploration

14 JUNE 2021
Murphy looks to surrender Bonaparte EP

Murphy looks to surrender Bonaparte EP

Company wants to transfer production and pipeline licence

Exploration

13 APRIL 2021
Inpex receives extension for permit beside Prelude

Inpex receives extension for permit beside Prelude

More time for extensive desktop study 

Exploration

24 FEBRUARY 2021
Woodside pushes back exploration in Bonaparte

Woodside pushes back exploration in Bonaparte

Highly prospective permit to be drilled in 2023

Exploration

16 DECEMBER 2020
Melbana expands Beehive footprint

Melbana expands Beehive footprint

Two new Bonaparte permits beside Beehive 

Exploration

26 NOVEMBER 2020
Santos abandons "key" Barossa permit

Santos abandons "key" Barossa permit

NT/P85 only acquired in 2019 handed back to regulator 

Development

29 OCTOBER 2020
Commonwealth offshore acreage release open

Commonwealth offshore acreage release open

Gas-heavy, northern Australia release opens with renewed interest in the Bonaparte

Exploration

26 AUGUST 2020