Wandoo is a producing heavy oil field located in shallow water in Australia and is operated by Vermilion Oil & Gas Australia. According to GlobalData, who tracks more than 34,000 active and developing oil and gas fields worldwide, the field is located in block WA-14-L, with water depth of 184 feet. Buy the profile here.

An expansion project is associated with the Wandoo, namely the Wandoo Phase 2. This project is currently in the feasibility stage.

Field participation details

The field is owned by Vermilion Energy.

Production from Wandoo

The Wandoo heavy oil field recovered 85.93% of its total recoverable reserves, with peak production in 1997. The peak production was approximately 29.49 thousand bpd of crude oil and condensate and 8.00 Mmcfd of natural gas. Based on economic assumptions, production will continue until the field reaches its economic limit in 2088.

Remaining recoverable reserves

The field is expected to recover 18.26 Mmboe, comprised of 18.26 Mmbbl of crude oil & condensate. Wandoo heavy oil field reserves accounts 0.04% of total remaining reserves of producing heavy oil fields globally.

About Vermilion Oil & Gas Australia

Vermilion Australia Oil & Gas Pty Ltd. is a company engaged in offering oil and gas exploration and production services.

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