Overview for Investors (PDF)        Guidance Notes for Applicants (PDF) 


Release Area NT02-1
Sahul Platform, Bonaparte Basin
Northern Territory

(Bids close 24 October 2002)

Click to view image

  • Adjacent to Sunrise-Troubadour gas/condensate field, with proposed development and production to begin as early as 2005.


  • Good quality Middle Jurassic reservoir (Plover Formation)


  • Horst blocks plus drape and unconformity traps.


  • Regional gas/condensate charge from adjacent graben, possible local oil charge.


  • Generally shallow water (<200metres), locally up to 600 metres water depth.


  • Close to Darwin operations base.


Location | Grat. block map & listing | Geology | Figures