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Our proud history

The ExxonMobil Australia group has been operating in Australia since 1895.

Esso history

Esso Australia's origins go back to the Union Oil Company of California and the Atlantic Refining Company.

Mobil history

Mobil's predecessor company, Vacuum Oil, first opened its Melbourne branch in February 1895.

The landing that helped global aviation take off

20 June 2018

On June 9, 90 years ago pioneer aviator Charles Kingsford Smith, his co-pilot Charles Ulm and two crew, landed his plane, the Southern Cross, on Eagle Farm Race Track in Brisbane completing the first flight across the Pacific Ocean to Australia.