The West Australian government has lifted the fracking moratorium in parts of the state.
Melbana Energy, Total and Santos have modified their commercial agreement to accelerate the drilling in the Beehive prospect.
A wall thickness opening has been identified in the pipeline connecting the Sole production wells to the Orbost Gas Plant.
Woodside Petroleum has filed documents with the Australian Department of the Environment and Energy regarding the Browse LNG project.
The Queensland government has released another large expanse of land for gas exploration.
Senex Energy has made a final investment decision on two natural gas projects, committing more than $200 million to the new developments.
Cooper Energy has signed a second gas contract with O-I Australia for the supply of gas from its Casino Henry gas production in the Otway Basin, offshore Victoria for 2019.
Central Petroleum confirmed that the Palm Valley 13 (PV13) well is drilling ahead and has already found strong gas flows.
Esso Deepwater Gippsland, a subsidiary of ExxonMobil, has commenced a new offshore gas exploration drilling program in the Gippsland Basin.
Santos has begun operating a fourth rig in the Cooper Basin to further exploration for natural gas.
Two thirds of the Sole Gas Project have been completed in a big financial year for Cooper Energy.
ExxonMobil is the latest player to consider LNG imports to Australia's east coast to help alleviate an expected gas shortage in 2021.
The Barossa-Caldita Joint Venture has made progress on the front end engineering and design (FEED) phase of the Barossa offshore project with the award of three major engineering contracts.
Chevron Australia has begun LNG production from the second train at the Wheatstone Project, located 12 km west of Onslow in Western Australia.
Western Australia Premier Mark McGowan has called for gas from the offshore Browse and Scarborough gas fields to be processed onshore.
Cooper Energy has drilled the Sole-3 gas well to a total depth (TD) and intersected the reservoir, recording gas observations consistent with pre-drill expectations.
Chevron has safely completed modifications on its Gorgon LNG Project Train 2, which was shut down in early May.
Expansion works have commenced at Lochard Energy's Iona Gas Plant in Port Campbell, Victoria, which will enable underground gas storage at the plant.
Queensland's $56 billion resource industry continues to outperform other states in exploration activity, according to the Australian Bureau of Statistics.
Quadrant Energy and Carnarvon Petroleum have commenced drilling at the Dorado-1 well in WA-437-P in the Roebuck Basin, offshore Western Australia.
Surface facilities, including separator and metering skids and flowlines, are currently being installed at the Glenaras Gas Project in ATP 2019 in Queensland.
Santos and its GLNG partners will invest more than $400 million in the 137-well Arcadia gas project in the Bowen Basin in Queensland.
Cooper Energy's drilling operations at its Sole Gas Project in VIC/L32 in the Gippsland Basin, offshore Victoria, have been hit by heavy weather.
Galilee Energy has successfully installed electric submersible pumps (ESPs) in the Glenaras-10L and Glenaras-12L wells.
Woodside CEO Peter Coleman has told the companies interested in the proposed Trans Carnarvon Trunkline that the time to talk has passed, saying a deal has to be reached sooner rather than later.
Central Petroleum has spudded the West Mereenie-26 well located in the North Mereenie Block in EP 115, west of Alice Springs in the Northern Territory.