Central Petroleum Ltd. engages in the provision of development, production, processing, and marketing of hydrocarbons and associated exploration. It operates through the following segments: Producing Assets, Exploration Assets, and Corporate Items. The Producing Assets segment includes the production and sale of crude oil, natural gas, and associated petroleum products. The Development Assets segment involves the development in preparation for the sale of petroleum products. The Exploration Assets explores and evaluates permit areas. The company was founded by John Philip Heugh and Richard Waddy Faull on July 2, 1998 and is headquartered in Brisbane, Australia.