MAJOR parts of a gas drilling rig are expected to arrive at Beach Energy’s Haselgrove 3 well site this morning after leaving Moomba on three oversized vehicles, accompanied by a police escort.
The Limestone Coast Protection Alliance and community representatives were present at the site from 6am.
Beach Energy and the State Government have described Haselgrove 3 as a conventional well, which will not be fracked.
The Department of State Development labelled the well as exploratory, looking for shale and tight gas.
However, when located, the shale or