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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


  • Finder Exploration enters into the Perth Basin as Operator of the Ocean Hill Permit January 27, 2015

    Finder is pleased to announce that it has signed a farm-in agreement with Eneabba Gas Limited (ASX:ENB) covering the Ocean Hill Gas Project located in the North Perth Basin, Western Australia. Upon completion Finder will assume Operatorship and an 85% equity position. Please see here for the link to the Eneabba ASX announcement.

    Finder’s Managing Director, Jan Ostby, said: “It is fantastic to secure this proven gas discovery in north Perth Basin, where the Ocean Hill-1 well flowed gas at a rate of 0.7 MMscf/d with associated liquids of 15-23 bbl/MMcf from the Cadda Formation in 1991. Improvements in drilling and well testing technology in the last 20 years suggest a very positive outcome from the upcoming work program.”

  • 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 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.

  • Apache Corporation announces the first Canning Basin oil discovery offshore Western Australia 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.

  • Apache Northwest Pty Ltd and JX Nippon Oil & Gas Exploration (Australia) Pty Ltd commit to drilling Roc-1 August 18, 2014

    Apache Northwest Pty Ltd and JX Nippon Oil & Gas Exploration (Australia) Pty Ltd commit to drilling Roc-1 in Exploration Permit WA-437-P, likely in Q3 2015. Also, Apache Northwest Pty Ltd has exercised their option to take operatorship and acquire a 40% equity in Exploration Permits WA-436-P and WA-438-P. Finder Exploration retains a 30% equity interest.
    Please click here for Carnarvon Petroleum’s ASX announcement for more detail on these Permit transactions.



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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