Kwinana Oil Refinery

From Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia
Jump to navigation Jump to search
Kwinana Refinery
Kwinana Oil Refinery is located in Perth
Kwinana Oil Refinery
Location of Kwinana Refinery
Country Australia
City Kwinana
Coordinates 32°13′46″S 115°45′54″E / 32.2295°S 115.7649°E / -32.2295; 115.7649Coordinates: 32°13′46″S 115°45′54″E / 32.2295°S 115.7649°E / -32.2295; 115.7649
Refinery details
Owner(s) BP
Commissioned 1955 (1955)
Capacity 138,000 bbl/d (21,900 m3/d)

The Kwinana Refinery, operated by BP, is located on the shore of Cockburn Sound at Kwinana, near Fremantle, Western Australia. It was constructed by the then Anglo-Iranian Oil Company and completed in 1955.[1] It is the largest oil refinery in Australia, with a capacity of 138,000 barrels per day (21,900 m3/d).[2]


  1. ^ This is Kwinana Argus, 26 April 1955, p.22 at Trove
  2. ^ BP Refinery (Kwinana) at Kwinana Industries Council