Project Description


April 2016 – April 2017


Nearshore and onshore Otway Basin, Victoria. A 74 km2 transition zone survey in Vic/P42(V) and Petroleum Exploration Permits (PEP) 168 & 169 and Petroleum Production License (PPL) 8.

The Project

The survey aimed to acquire data to map the subsurface geology to determine the potential petroleum resources of the area, which are now being progressed via an extended reach drilling program.

Aventus was involved in the following for the marine seismic survey:

  • Preparation of the offshore EP;

  • Preparation of the onshore EMP;

  • Preparation of the EPBC Act Referral;

  • Preparation of the Coastal Management Act consent application;

  • Preparation of the National Parks Act consent application;

  • Field scouting;

  • Identifying stakeholders and providing technical input into stakeholder consultation;

  • Regulatory liaison; and

  • Commissioning, managing and reviewing specialist studies.

Origin Enterprise Project

Contact Aventus for further information on the Enterprise 3D transition zone seismic survey.