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MEO Australia Limited (ASX:MEO) Agrees to Extend Second Heron Well Notice Date

Melbourne, Australia, Feb 13, 2013 - (ABN Newswire) - MEO Australia Limited (ASX:MEO.AX - News) (OTCQX:MEOAY - News) advises that it has agreed to extend the second Heron well election deadline to 1st March 2013.

Under the terms of the NT/P68 Farm-in Agreement (FIA) dated 17th May 2011, Eni had 60 days from the completion of the Heron South-1 well (14th December 2012) to elect whether to drill a second Heron well or withdraw from the Heron Area of the permit (refer figure 1).

View the MEO Australia announcement, including Figure 1, at the link below:

About MEO Australia Limited:

MEO Australia Ltd (ASX:MEO.AX - News) (OTCQX:MEOAY - News) is an ASX listed, independent oil and gas company focused on building a substantial Australian and international E&P business servicing the rapidly growing Asian energy markets.

The Company has assembled a portfolio of exploration, appraisal and development stage opportunities on the NW Shelf, the Ashmore Cartier and the Timor Sea regions in Australia, offshore North Sumatra, and on Madura Island, East Java in Indonesia and the Gulf of Thailand.

MEO has also attracted a high calibre Board of Directors and proven Executive, Technical and Commercial talent with a demonstrated track record of attracting and partnering with globally recognised industry participants.

MEO Australia is listed on the Australian Stock Exchange (ASX: MEO, OTC: MEOAY) and is headquartered in Melbourne, Australia.


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