EOG Resources Australia Block WA-488 Pty Ltd is planning to drill an exploration well (Beehive-1) in Commonwealth marine waters in permit area WA-488-P. Beehive-1 is located in the Joseph Bonaparte Gulf, 83 kilometres (km) off the WA coastline and 300 km southwest of Darwin.
Drilling is expected to commence in late Q1/early Q2 2023 and take approximately 50 to 90 days to complete (subject to geological conditions, drill rig availability and weather conditions). Operations will be conducted 24 hours per day, seven days per week.
An Environment Plan (EP) for the activity has been prepared in accordance with the Offshore Petroleum and Greenhouse Gas Storage (Environment) Regulations 2009, which are regulated by the National Offshore Petroleum Safety and Environmental Management Authority (NOPSEMA).
The EP can be viewed on the NOPSEMA website and the public are invited to submit comments. For further information go to:
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