Irrigation underway at Leewood

Posted on September 1, 2017

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We have begun using treated water from our natural gas exploration and appraisal operations to irrigate at our Leewood property south of Narrabri. Pivot irrigation is being used on a 50 hectare section of the property which has been planted with barley. In order to extract natural gas from underground coal seams, the pressure in […]

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Santos EIS released for public review

Posted on February 21, 2017

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Santos notes its Environmental Impact Statement (EIS) for the Narrabri Gas Project has been released by the NSW Government today for public review. The Narrabri Gas Project has the potential to play a significant role in the domestic energy space and could supply up to 50% of NSW gas needs. Natural gas has a vital […]

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Narrabri Gas Project Environmental Impact Statement submitted

Posted on February 1, 2017

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Santos today submitted the State Significant Development Application and associated Environmental Impact Statement (EIS) for its Narrabri Gas Project to the NSW Department of Planning and Environment. The proposed Narrabri Gas Project, located in North West NSW, could supply up to 50% of NSW gas needs and provide significant benefits to the region and the […]

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Another great season of Rugby

Posted on September 5, 2016

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Congratulations to the Santos Narrabri Blue Boars on a terrific rugby season. Unfortunately the team’s attempt to win three Central North Rugby Premierships in a row was foiled in the Grand Final, by a terrific effort from the Pirates. The Tamworth boys were too good at home, with a decisive 66-19 win over the Blue […]

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Santos successfully coexisting with agriculture

Posted on August 18, 2016

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Droughtmaster cattle born and bred on a Santos property in Queensland have been entered into the Royal Queensland Show for judging. The steers were selected from Santos’ 5000 strong herd of cattle that graze alongside natural gas infrastructure on properties north of Roma. The cattle are also fed on forage irrigated with treated water from […]

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Santos’ continued commitment to sustainability again recognised

Posted on June 2, 2016

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Santos’ commitment to sustainability has been recognised again with the company being included in the Euronext Vigeo World 120 sustainability leader’s index. This is the second year in a row that Santos has been included in the index which recognises the 120 most advanced companies in Europe, North America and the Asia Pacific region in […]

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Specialised irrigation program begins at Bibblewindi

Posted on May 5, 2016

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Santos has begun a specialised irrigation program to further improve soil quality at a salt impacted legacy operational site. Over the coming days, the site will be irrigated for up to 10 hours a day to fully saturate the impacted area. The water, currently stored in two 60,000 litre tanks on Santos’ Bibblewindi site, has […]

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Show time in Narrabri

Posted on May 2, 2016

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A great time was had by all at the Narrabri Show over the weekend. The Show kicked off on Friday and finished up with the campdraft on Sunday. Congratulations to all the winners in the various sections and to the Show organisers, whose months of hard work paid off with a terrific event. We were […]

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Young Achievers Announced

Posted on April 4, 2016

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  This year Santos was again the proud sponsor of the Indigenous Achievement Award at the NSW/ACT Young Achievers Awards. The winners were announced at a gala dinner on Friday night with Wiradjuri woman Danielle Hobday of Mangrove Mountain, taking out the award in the Indigenous Category. Danielle, 22, is a juvenile justice youth officer […]

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Santos’ new Chief Executive reiterates support for the Narrabri Gas Project

Posted on March 24, 2016

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Santos’ new Chief Executive Kevin Gallagher has reiterated his commitment to progressing the Narrabri Gas Project, saying he will be working hard to make the project successful. Mr Gallagher who travelled to Narrabri last week to visit the field and meet with staff and community members, said Santos needs new development opportunities like Narrabri. “It […]

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