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Industry Excellence Awards update

Blog Post 30 April 2019

A strong number of entries have been received for APPEA’s Environment and Safety Excellence Awards, highlighting the oil and gas...

NT onshore gas code

Blog Post 30 April 2019

The resumption of onshore gas development in the Northern Territory is a step closer after the Government published a new...

First phase of PRRT changes

Blog Post 30 April 2019

The first tranche of changes to the petroleum resource rent tax (PRRT) was passed by Federal Parliament on 3 April...

Petroleum resource rent tax changes

Media Release 4 April 2019

The Australian Petroleum Production & Exploration Association notes the passage of the first phase of amendments to the petroleum resource...

NSW onshore gas supply

Blog Post 1 April 2019

APPEA has welcomed the re-election of the Berejiklian Coalition Government in NSW and has congratulated the Premier on her election...

APPEA congratulates new NSW ministers

Media Release 1 April 2019

The Australian Petroleum Production & Exploration Association today congratulated Matt Kean and Adam Marshall on their appointment to key portfolios...

Bight focus in SA forums

Blog Post 29 March 2019

Potential oil exploration in the Great Australian Bight continues to receive significant public attention in South Australia. APPEA highlighted the...

Connect event on energy markets

Blog Post 29 March 2019

Energy policy and global markets were the focus of APPEA’s Connect Series event in Perth on March 20, attended by...

Land Access forum in Dalby

Blog Post 29 March 2019

More than 60 people attended APPEA’s first Land Access forum held in Dalby, in regional Queensland, on 21 March sponsored...

Industry delivering for domestic gas market

Media Release 28 March 2019

Today’s release of the Australian Energy Market Operator’s (AEMO) 2019 Gas Statement of Opportunities (GSOO) confirms the actions taken by...

WA EPA guidelines put investment at risk

Media Release 7 March 2019

Guidelines released today by the WA Environmental Protection Authority (EPA) threaten to chill investment in Western Australia’s major industries. 

Wheatstone boosts WA domestic gas supply

Media Release 5 March 2019

Western Australia’s energy security has been further enhanced following the start of domestic gas supply from the Chevron-operated Wheatstone Project....

Natural gas can power hydrogen future

Media Release 1 March 2019

APPEA welcomes today’s announcement that the Australian Government will advance the development of a national hydrogen strategy as the first...

New APPEA Chief Executive announced

Media Release 5 February 2019

The Chairman of the Australian Petroleum Production & Exploration Association Zoe Yujnovich today announced the appointment of Andrew McConville as...

Santos solar project reduces emissions

Media Release 18 December 2018

The Australian oil and gas industry’s commitment to reducing greenhouse gas emissions[1] has again been highlighted by a new partnership...

Industry engagement with fishing sector

Blog Post 17 December 2018

Oil and gas industry leaders, regulators and representatives of southeast Australia’s seafood industry met in Melbourne on November 16 for...

APPEA Board re-elects Chair and Vice-Chair

Media Release 8 November 2018

The Board of the Australian Petroleum Production & Exploration Association (APPEA) is delighted to announce the re-election of Zoe Yujnovich...

APPEA Chief Executive announcement

Media Release 7 November 2018

Today the Board of the Australian Petroleum Production & Exploration Association formally accepted the resignation of its Chief Executive Dr...

PRRT changes must be assessed carefully

Media Release 2 November 2018

Changes to the petroleum resource rent tax (PRRT) announced today by the Commonwealth must be assessed carefully by Australia’s oil...

Queensland gas industry powers ahead

Media Release 2 November 2018

The Australian Petroleum Production and Exploration Association welcomed the Queensland government’s announcement today to open up more than 6,600 square...

Notice of Annual General Meeting

Blog Post 17 October 2018

Notice of Meeting Notice is hereby given that the Fifty-eighth Annual General Meeting of the Australian Petroleum Production and Exploration...

Gas producers delivering for local customers

Media Release 30 September 2018

Australia’s major east coast gas producers have reaffirmed their commitment to delivering secure, competitively-priced gas to local customers. Representatives of...

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