Graeme Hamilton  TBW Newsgroup

Government opens region to fuel exploration

SOUTH East farmers are concerned the region’s “clean and green” image could be tarnished following the announcement of three new petroleum exploration licences for the Otway […]

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 […]

Gas ban demand

A LIMESTONE Coast environmental campaigner has called on political parties ahead of the state election to pledge a blanket ban on unconventional gas mining in the […]

Drill rig hits 3.3km below surface

BEACH Energy’s drilling rig at the Haselgrove-3 conventional exploration well this week reached 3.3km below the surface as the company continues its program to target commercial […]

Beach enter Origin agreement

GAS exploration company Beach Energy has entered into a binding agreement with Origin Energy to acquire all shares in Lattice Energy Limited for $1.5b.[…]

Gate wide open

A PROMINENT regional environmentalist has renewed a warning the State Government’s looming release of new exploration blocks will open the floodgates to a gas mining juggernaut. […]

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 […]