Local Business Insights

Local businesses have shared their first-hand experiences, lessons learnt and insights working the onshore gas industry in Queensland's Surat Basin over recent years. The GasFields Commission has shared these stories with the aim of helping to inform and assist other local businesses.

Specialist services in the gas fields - blog post image
  • Tue 24, Jul 2018
  • Gasfields Commission

Specialist services in the gas fields

Born and bred in Roma, Gavin Fleming says many small businesses in the Surat Basin now specialise in supporting the gas industry.
The importance of the visitor economy - blog post image
  • Thu 5, Jul 2018
  • Gasfields Commission

The importance of the visitor economy

Charlie Eames is a motel owner in Roma who says that 60% to 70% of all his business is corporate visitors including the gas industry.