NOGA flies into Suai

28 SEPT 2018 - Suai, Timor-Leste

Northern Oil & Gas Australia (NOGA) is excited to announce its presence in Suai, Timor-Leste.

The independent oil & gas company operated the first international flight to the newly-opened airport (International Airport Commander-in-Chief of FALINTIL, Kay Rala Xanana Gusmão) on Friday, 28th September, in front of a number of VIP guests, including representatives from the Timor-Leste government.

Media Release - Inaugural international flight into Suai Airport

Sponsorship of Timor cycling event

08 SEPT 2018 - Dili, Timor-Leste

Northern Oil & Gas Australia (NOGA) has reinforced its commitment to the East Timor region, with its recent sponsorship of the 2018 Tour de Timor mountain bike race.


The event, which took place over 5 days, started and finished in the nation's capital, Dili, against the spectacular backdrop of the rugged mountain ranges, which surround the city.

Media Release - 2018 Tour de Timor event

Sponsorship of fashion show

18 MAY 2018 - Darwin, Australia

Northern Oil & Gas Australia (NOGA) is pleased to announce its recent sponsorship of the Couture High End Fashion Show, an event which showcases textiles from Aboriginal, Timorese and Indonesian designers.

The event, held at the NT Parliament House on Friday 18th May, was hosted by Member of the Northern Territory Legislative Assembly,  the Hon Kezia Purick, and co-organised by the Consul General Timor-Leste, Mr Francisco Filipe, and the Darwin Indonesian Women's Association.

Media Release - Couture High End Fashion Show


Success for Operation Goodhearts

06 MARCH 2018 - Dili, Timor-Leste

Northern Oil & Gas Australia (NOGA) is delighted to announce the recent success of Operation Goodhearts, a major cardiac mission organised by East Timor Hearts Fund (ETHF).


A total of ten children received life saving heart surgery last week at the National Hospital in Dili. NOGA's sponsorship of this wonderful initiative highlights the company's commitment to supporting the region. 

For more information, please refer to the ETHF website.

Sponsorship of surgical mission

14 DECEMBER 2017 - Dili, Timor-Leste

Northern Oil & Gas Australia is pleased to announce its sponsorship of Operation Goodhearts, a major cardiac surgical mission organised by East Timor Hearts Fund.

For more information, please click on the link to view the Media Release.

Media Release - Guido Valadares National Hospital to host cardiac surgery mission

For more information, please refer to the ETHF website.

WOMP approved

15 DECEMBER 2016 - Perth, Australia

NOPSEMA approves the Well Operations Management Plan (WOMP) for the Laminaria-Corallina fields.

Environment Plan (EP) approved

12 DECEMBER 2016 - Perth, Australia

NOPSEMA approves the Environment Plan (EP) for the Northern Endeavour FPSO.

First offtake completed

31 OCTOBER 2016

Northern Oil & Gas Australia (NOGA) successfully completes its first cargo offtake.


A total volume of 583,097 bbls (92,643m3 (37 Olympic swimming pools) of crude was transferred from the Northern Endeavour to the British Curlew over a 28hr period.

The last time NE lifted a similar or greater volume than this offtake was June 2014 and August 2012 before that.

Operatorship change


In accordance with Regulation 2.4(3) of the Commonwealth Offshore Petroleum and Greenhouse Gas Storage (Safety) Regulations 2009, Woodside Energy Ltd has been deregistered as the operator of the Northern Endeavour facility.

As per  Section 1.3 of Upstream Production Solutions Pty Ltd's accepted safety case for the Northern Endeavour - NOGA facility (accepted on 19 April 2016), Upstream Production Solutions Pty Ltd assumes day-to-day management and control of the Northern Endeavour - NOGA facility and its operations as of 12 September 2016.

Acquisition completion

29 APRIL 2016

Northern Oil and Gas Australia Pty Limited (NOGA) is pleased and proud to announce the successful completion of the acquisition of Production Licences AC/L5 and WA-18-L. The effective date of the transaction is 1 July 2015.


NOGA, as a result, is now the 100% equity holder in both Production Licences which contain the producing Laminaria and Corallina oil fields and associated infrastructure, including the now NOGA owned Northern Endeavour FPSO (together the Asset). The Asset is located offshore in the Timor Sea, approximately 550km north-west of Darwin.