Introduction to Beach

Business overview

Formed in 1961 and listed on the Australian Securities Exchange in 1962, Beach Energy is an oil and gas exploration and production company headquartered in Adelaide, South Australia.  Beach has a core focus on the resource-rich Cooper Basin with gross acreage of over 69,000 km2.  Key facts about Beach include:

  • Australia's largest onshore oil producer with an active exploration and development drilling program in the Cooper Basin
  • Exposure to diverse and strategically located resource basins with established infrastructure supplying key markets
  • Access to prime tight gas acreage in the Nappamerri Trough with transformational prospects for Australia's East Coast gas market
  • FY15 production of 9.15 million barrels of oil equivalent and revenue of $727 million
  • Oil and gas reserves (2P) of 74 million barrels of oil equivalent at 30 June 2015
  • Contingent oil and gas resources (2C) of 677 million barrels of oil equivalent at 30 June 2015
  • A strong Balance Sheet with a fully funded FY16 capital expenditure program anticipated

Our purpose

To deliver sustainable growth in shareholder value.

Our strategy

We will achieve this by: 
  • Optimising our core in the Cooper Basin;
  • Building a complementary gas business in east coast basins;
  • Pursuing compatible growth opportunities in Australia and nearby; and
  • Maintaining financial strength.

Our values

  • Safety - Safety takes precedence in everything we do
  • Creativity - We continuously explore innovative ways to create value
  • Respect - We respect each other, our communities and the environment
  • Integrity - We are honest with ourselves and others
  • Performance - We strive for excellence and deliver on our promises
  • Teamwork - We help and challenge each other to achieve our goals