About The voice of oil and gas

The Australian Petroleum Production & Exploration Association (APPEA) is the effective voice of Australia’s upstream oil and gas industry on the issues that matter, working collaboratively with industry and the community.

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Media Releases & Articles

Former UN Advisor: The Beetaloo Basin will help achieve a lower carbon future

Professor Ian Satchwell The Beetaloo Basin has been identified by the Australian Government as a world-class...

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Media Release: Environmental study gives tick to onshore gas development

The voice of the Australian oil and gas industry said a landmark four-year environmental study into...

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Media release: Queensland gas could be bigger than Olympics

The voice of the Australian oil and gas industry today released a comprehensive independent report into...

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APPEA webinar casts spotlight on CCS opportunity

Our latest APPEA webinar cast a light on Australia’s opportunity for carbon capture and storage (CCS),...

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Small business supports local economic development opportunities in Beetaloo

The oil and gas industry represents a key economic driver in the Northern Territory and will...

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Media release: Natural gas continues to power Western Australia’s economy

The voice of the Australian oil and gas industry said today’s Western Australian State Budget underscores...

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Media Release: Another Gas Sales Agreement reached

The voice of Australia’s oil and gas industry today said the three year Gas Sales Agreement...

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Media Release: WA Resources sector strategy misses the mark

The voice of Australia’s oil and gas industry has labelled the Western Australia Government’s Resources Sector...

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Media Release: Another Gas Sales Agreement with an Australian manufacturer

The voice of Australia’s oil and gas industry today said the Gas Sales Agreement (GSA) struck...

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Information and engagement

Key statistics and information

Learn about the latest economic and statistical trends for to the upstream oil and gas sector.

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Indigenous opportunities

Learn about oil and gas industry benefits for Aboriginal Territorians.

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More supply for competitive prices

Read and opinion editorial by APPEA's Chief Executive Andrew McConville published on June 2.

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