Beach breaks ground

DRILLING is underway at Beach Energy’s Haselgrove-3 conventional well south of Penola in an attempt to tap into commercial quantities of gas for South Australia. The […]

Gas search is on

GAS exploration company Beach Energy has revealed drilling is likely to begin within weeks at its Haselgrove-3 well site south of Penola. The $12m drilling program […]

Gas protesters warned

LIMESTONE Coast police stepped up their presence at Beach Energy’s new conventional drilling site yesterday amid concerns protesters would again try to block trucks entering into […]

Protesters form blockade at gas drill site

CAMPAIGNERS against gas mining have declared they will not back down despite police warning they could be arrested if they repeat yesterday’s blockade stunt. About 15 […]

Protesters rally at drill site

DOZENS of protesters rallied at the entrance of Beach Energy’s $12m new conventional drilling site on Sunday where a blockade was set up by police and […]

Machinery moves to gas drilling site

EARTHMOVING works at Beach Energy’s proposed Haselgrove 3 conventional gas exploratory well site south of Penola are now under way. Heavy machinery moved onto the state-owned […]

Gas mining answers demanded

THE Penola community is searching for reassurance the Limestone Coast’s future will not be tainted after the announcement of Beach Energy’s Haselgrove 3 conventional gas well’s […]

Beach Energy announces drilling site

COONAWARRA vignerons and anti-gas mining campaigners have expressed disbelief that a proposed $12m conventional gas well will be drilled just a “stone’s throw” from established vineyards. […]