Based in South Australia, Adelaide Petroleum Association (APA) aims to provide professional and networking opportunities to students seeking a career in the oil and gas industry.

With numerous social and industry nights held throughout the year (see events page), APA is the easiest way to propel yourself forward in the ever growing Energy industry. You may also take part in the APA volunteer program to gain team work, leadership and management skills. The program rewards its volunteers with certification of recognition.

Our diverse range of activities is suited to entertain both engineering and non-engineering students alike. If you are curious about what APA can do for you, enquire here and become a member today!


The main events that will be hosted in the academic 2017 year includes but are not limited to:

  • Industry nights
  • Charity fundraisers
  • BBQ and other social gatherings
  • Sporting events
  • Industry Q&A seminars
  • Industry guest lectures
  • Arranged SA industry tours
  • Honours student Q&A
  • Revised petroleum student study guides
  • End of year formal networking luncheon

Disclaimer: Events are subject to change anytime without notice. This may include the addition or removal of appropriate events based on demand. Keep upto date on this website and on our facebook page for latest information.


Note: We do not yet support online renewal of already exisitng memberships. We are working on it and hope to have implemented in the near future.

Membership cost $5 per semester and you will have free access to all our scheduled events for the semester.

To become a member, come along to any of our schedelued events and talk to one of our people. Alternatively, you can send us an enquiry and we will schedule you an appointment with one of our admins who will register your name on our database.


In the event the form doesn't work, please contact petroleum@auu.org.au