Finder Exploration Pty Ltd (Finder) is a privately held oil and gas exploration company active in the greater North West Shelf in Western Australia.



 

Latest News

October 1, 2014
Finder Exploration has appointed Miro Advisors to run a process to examine a range of options for Finder’s interests in the recent Phoenix South-1 oil discovery and the surrounding Exploration Permits. Please click here to see the introductory flyer.


September 18, 2014
Dariusz Jablonski (Exploration Manager) has presented a talk entitled "Cracking the old chestnut: advances in understanding the unconventional potential of the Ordovician in the Canning Basin" at the PESA WA September technical luncheon. You can download a PDF copy of the presentation here.


August 20, 2014
The Phoenix South-1 exploration well in WA-435-P reached total depth at 4,595 metres. Operations are underway to safely plug and abandon the well. Please click here for Carnarvon Petroleum’s ASX announcement.


August 19, 2014
JX Nippon Oil & Gas Exploration Corporation have also made a press release in relation to the Phoenix South-1 oil discovery. Please click here for JX Nippon Oil & Gas Exploration Corporation’ news release.


August 18, 2014
New oil province offshore Australia confirmed. The Phoenix South-1 well in Exploration Permit WA-435-P is an oil discovery - potentially the most significant new oil play on the North West Shelf since the Enfield discovery opened up the Exmouth Basin 15 years ago.

  • Four discrete oil columns intersected;
  • Six light oil samples recovered with API gravity estimates of 46 to 48 degrees;
  • Permeability measurements indicate productive oil reservoir;
  • Opens up new oil province in the Bedout Sub-Basin – acreage held by Finder Exploration with material equity.

  • Please click here for Carnarvon Petroleum’s ASX announcement with respect to the Phoenix South-1 discovery


    August 18, 2014
    Apache Corporation announces the first Canning Basin oil discovery offshore Western Australia – the Phoenix South-1 exploration well in WA-435-P.

  • Four discrete oil columns intersected, with the smallest assessed as 26 metres ranging up to 46 metres;
  • Preliminary highside oil in place estimates could as much as 300 million barrels.

  • Please click here for Apache Corporation’s News Release with respect to the Phoenix South-1 discovery.






    Announcements
    Finder’s 2014 PESA Deal day presentation can be accessed here.
    Finder presented at the 2014 RIU Good Oil Conference, 10th September 2014. You can download a PDF copy of the presentation here and you can view a video of the presentation here.

     

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