This page belongs to: 2020 offshore petroleum exploration acreage release

Otway Basin

There is 1 release area in the Otway Basin, offshore south-eastern Australia.

Regional geology

Maps and shapefiles

Maps show the release areas in bathymetric detail. They also include other permit locations, known petroleum accumulations and wells. Shapefiles show the areas in vector format for geographic information system software.

See the Otway Basin release area map [736KB PDF]

View the high resolution Otway Basin release area map [3.58MB PNG]

Download shapefiles of all acreage release areas [127KB ZIP]

Block diagrams

Block diagrams show the coordinates of release area boundaries.

See the Otway Basin block diagram [78KB PDF] [212KB JPG]

Block listings

Block listings provide graticular block numbers and 1:1,000,000 map sheet references that identify each release area.

See the Otway Basin block listings [416KB PDF] [30KB DOCX]

Marine parks

No areas released in the Otway Basin overlap with marine parks.

How to bid

Work-program bidding closes on Tuesday 1 June 2021.

Find out how to file your application.

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