TAG Oil News

2017 News

TAG Oil Announces Short-Form Prospectus Offering To Raise Up To $10 million to Accelerate Development Activities and High Impact Drilling Program

NOT FOR DISTRIBUTION TO U.S. NEWS WIRE SERVICES OR DISSEMINATION IN THE UNITED STATES. Vancouver, B.C. – February 15, 2017 – TAG Oil Ltd. (the “Company” or “TAG Oil”) (TSX: TAO and OTCQX: TAOIF) is pleased to announce that it has entered into an agreement with Mackie Research Capital Corporation and Pareto Securities Ltd. acting as co-lead agents and joint bookrunners on behalf of a syndicate of agents (collectively, the “Agents”), in connection with an agency offering on a commercially reasonable basis for aggregate gross proceeds up to C$10,000,250 (the…

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TAG Oil Reports Q3 2017 Results and Updates Recent Activities

Vancouver, B.C. – February 13, 2017 – Oil and gas exploration and production company, TAG Oil Ltd. (TSX: TAO and OTCQX: TAOIF) is pleased to report third quarter results for the fiscal year ending March 31, 2017, in which oil and gas production, revenue from sales, and operating netbacks increased. Production over the month of February to date is above guidance with a current net daily average rate of 1,293 BOE/d (79% oil). TAG remains disciplined and focused on optimizing and exploiting opportunities within the Company’s core producing operations, which…

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TAG Oil Expands Oil & Gas Operations into Australia

Vancouver, B.C. – January 31, 2017 – International oil and gas production company TAG Oil Ltd. (TSX: TAO and OTCQX: TAOIF) is pleased to announce that the Company’s wholly owned Australian subsidiary, Cypress Petroleum Pty Ltd. (“Cypress”), has closed the purchase of 100% interest in Petroleum Lease 17 (“PL 17”) from privately held Southern Cross Petroleum & Exploration Pty Ltd. (“Southern Cross”). PL 17 is an oil and gas production permit and high-value exploration acquisition that covers 104 km2 (25,700 acres) in the Surat Basin, one of Australia’s first producing…

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TAG Announces Normal Course Issuer Bid Renewal

Vancouver, B.C. – December 8, 2016 – TAG Oil Ltd. (TSX: TAO) and (OTCQX: TAOIF, “TAG”), reports that the Toronto Stock Exchange (the “TSX”) has approved TAG’s request to renew its normal course issuer bid to purchase and cancel up to 2,000,000 of its common shares, which is 3.9% of its 51,023,013 common shares in the public float as at December 8, 2016. TAG has appointed Echelon Wealth Partners to conduct the purchases through the facilities of the TSX. While TAG plans to spend the bulk of its capital on…

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TAG Oil Reports Successful Testing at Cardiff and Supplejack

Vancouver, B.C. – December 6, 2016 – Oil and gas exploration and production company, TAG Oil Ltd. (TSX: TAO and OTCQX: TAOIF, “TAG”), announces successful initial flow testing at the Cardiff field and further information on its Supplejack-1 well flow testing program. Cardiff (100%) TAG is pleased to report that the Cardiff-3 well has successfully conducted an interim flow test with gas and condensate produced to surface. Based on the preliminary test results, further long term testing will need to be undertaken in order to support commercialization of Cardiff production…

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TAG Oil Reports Q2 2017 Results and Updates Recent Activities

 Vancouver, B.C. – November 14, 2016 – Oil and gas exploration and production company, TAG Oil Ltd. (TSX: TAO and OTCQX: TAOIF, “TAG”) is pleased to report second quarter results for the fiscal year ending March 31, 2017, in which oil and gas production increased and continues to be steady and is above guidance with a current net daily average rate of 1,227 BOE/d (83% Oil) over the month of November to date.  TAG remains focused on preserving capital, as well as field optimization opportunities, prospect generation and assessing strategic…

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TAG Oil Reports Successful Supplejack-1 Well Test

Vancouver, B.C. – November 8, 2016 – Oil and gas exploration and production company, TAG Oil Ltd. (TSX: TAO and OTCQX: TAOIF, “TAG”), is pleased to announce preliminary test results from the Supplejack-1 well located in TAG’s PEP 57065 permit in the Taranaki Basin of New Zealand. Testing of the Supplejack-1 well commenced on November 2, 2016 and tested at flow rates of over 7 mmscf/d before being restricted due to equipment constraints. Wellhead pressures during the test were sustained at over 1,000 psi. Testing of the well will continue…

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TAG Oil Announces Election of Board of Directors

Vancouver, B.C. – November 1, 2016 – Oil and gas exploration and production company, TAG Oil Ltd. (TSX: TAO and OTCQX: TAOIF, “TAG”), is pleased to announce the results from its 2016 annual general meeting of shareholders (the “Meeting”) held in Vancouver, B.C. on October 31, 2016. All six of the nominees listed in TAG’s management information circular dated September 27, 2016, that were proposed by management for election to the board of directors at the Meeting were duly elected. The directors will remain in office until the next annual…

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TAG Oil Announces Definitive Agreement to Acquire Assets Located in Australia’s Surat Basin

Vancouver, B.C. – October 31, 2016 – Oil and gas exploration and production company, TAG Oil Ltd. (TSX: TAO and OTCQX: TAOIF, “TAG”), is pleased to announce that its wholly owned Australian subsidiary, Cypress Petroleum Pty Ltd. (“Cypress”), has entered into a definitive asset purchase agreement (the “Definitive Agreement”) with Southern Cross Petroleum & Exploration Pty Ltd. (“Southern Cross”), to acquire a 100% interest, subject to underlying royalties, in Petroleum Lease 17 (“PL 17”) and all related assets, which are located in Australia’s Surat Basin. The Definitive Agreement is subject…

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TAG Oil Updates Recent Operational Activities

Vancouver, B.C. – September 29, 2016 – Oil and gas exploration and production company, TAG Oil Ltd. (TSX: TAO and OTCQX: TAOIF, “TAG”), is pleased to provide the following update on its operations in the Taranaki Basin of New Zealand. Sidewinder Production (100% TAG) As reported in TAG’s August 15, 2016 press release, a low-cost recompletion to an existing wellbore at Sidewinder demonstrated the potential of a previously unproduced oil leg following testing. Since August 18, 2016, when equipment was installed allowing for 24-hour oil production, the well has been…

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