Blanket gas mining ban debate

MEMBER for Mount Gambier Troy Bell has rejected calls by a prominent environmentalist that all gas mining activities should be banned in the South East. South […]

Drill site waste move defended

GAS exploration giant Beach Energy has dismissed concerns by anti-mining activists over the dumping of South East drill cutting material into a McLaren Vale landfill site. […]

New drill site

A PETROLEUM exploration company has announced its intentions for the region, following news of Beach Energy’s latest conventional gas plans. The announcement by Rawson Oil and […]

Scouting begins for next gas well

GAS company Beach Energy is moving to shore up the location of its next conventional exploration well, which is likely to be about 20 kilometres west […]

Beach plant funding boost

GAS could soon be processed in the region with announcements of funding to a major state company this week. […]

Wastewater disposal confirmed

BEACH Energy has confirmed drilling mud and liquid effluent from its conventional drilling site north of Mount Gambier has been trucked to Portland for disposal. This […]

Protest flare up

LIMESTONE Coast police have reported an anti-gas mining protester for an aggravated assault and trespassing incident at Beach Energy’s drilling site north of Mount Gambier. Police […]

Protests continue

PROTESTERS continued to show defiance against the production of gas at Beach Energy’s Haselgrove-3 gas well with a gathering at the site entrance on Wednesday night. […]

Regional gas debate roars on

PRODUCTION is well under way at Beach Energy’s Haselgrove-3 conventional gas well north of Mount Gambier with flaring continuing at the site. Flaring began on Saturday […]