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
Interest reviving in the Vulcan sub-basin

Interest reviving in the Vulcan sub-basin

PESA talk to focus on reprocessed imaging

On the Record

20 JULY 2020
What a buzzkill: Santos out of Beehive 

What a buzzkill: Santos out of Beehive 

Deadline for dance partner expires

Exploration

04 MARCH 2020
Vintage NT drilling delayed by govt

Vintage NT drilling delayed by govt

Company worried permit will land within protected conservation site 

Policy

31 JULY 2019
Vintage signs HOA with Firetail for onshore NT Bonaparte permit 

Vintage signs HOA with Firetail for onshore NT Bonaparte permit 

Nelson's new company to develop old Beach acreage 

M&A

09 MAY 2019
Eni plans to drill third production well at Blacktip

Eni plans to drill third production well at Blacktip

Well to spud in 2020 pending approvals

Production

20 MARCH 2019
Cuban upgrade and better chance for Beehive

Cuban upgrade and better chance for Beehive

Melbana calls in the independent experts, who find pleasing results 

Exploration

08 AUGUST 2018
NT invests in energy project management

NT invests in energy project management

Darwin gives $2.44m to facilitation, $1m to environmental approvals

Policy

06 APRIL 2018
Santos, Neptune eye southern Bonaparte fields

Santos, Neptune eye southern Bonaparte fields

Neptune and Santos are looking to Bonaparte for the predicted post-2022 LNG boom 

Outlook & analysis

26 FEBRUARY 2018
Total, Santos eye Beehive

Total, Santos eye Beehive

Total, Santos agree to fund 3D in 80% Beehive farm-in deal near Blacktip and Ichthys fields. 

Exploration

12 DECEMBER 2017