APA manages and operates the Bonaparte Gas Pipeline (BGP) on behalf of Energy Infrastructure Investments, in which we hold a 19.9% ownership interest.


The 287 kilometre BGP starts at Wadeye, transporting gas from the Blacktip gas field in the Timor Sea to the Amadeus Gas Pipeline at Ban Ban Springs. Gas from the BGP is also delivered via a small lateral to the remote power station near the town of Wadeye.

APA ownership

19.9% (through APA’s interest in Energy Infrastructure Investments

Regulatory status

The BGP is not a covered pipeline under the access regime of the National Gas Law and the National Gas Rules.

Gas specification

Gas specification

Capacity and Services

If you are interested in acquiring gas transmission services for this pipeline, you may make a preliminary enquiry to discuss your requirements by contacting us at commercial.contracts@apa.com.au.

You may also make an Access Request pursuant to Rule 559 of the National Gas Rules by completing in full the User Access Request Form for this pipeline and emailing it to useraccessrequest@apa.com.au. You must complete a User Access Form for each pipeline on which you are seeking to acquire gas transmission services.

Metering and measurement

APA Metering and Measurement requirements

Related assets

APA owns and operates the Amadeus Gas Pipeline which transports natural gas to power stations and customers in Darwin, Alice Springs and regional centres throughout the Northern Territory.