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There are 64 release areas available for offshore oil and gas exploration. Bidding is open until 5 March 2020.
View 2019 acreage release areas on the National Offshore Petroleum Information Management System (NOPIMS) interactive map.
Geoscience Australia partnered with us to provide geological information to support this release.
The release areas offer the petroleum industry a variety of investment opportunities.
Industry nominated the release areas. Then we consulted with the public, governments and stakeholders to determine the final release.
Read more about the annual acreage release process.
View feedback from stakeholders provided during public consultation.
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