Why is offshore oil drilling Not The Answer? Read this from John at skytruth.org:
Offshore Drilling: Nobody’s Perfect
http://blog.skytruth.org/2009/08/offshore-drilling-nobodys-perfect.html

More on the Australian Oil Spill:

Oil and Gas Spew from Drilling Rig in Timor Sea
http://www.ens-newswire.com/ens/aug2009/2009-08-24-02.asp

Workers evacuated after offshore drilling rig leaks oil
http://www.drillingexploration.com.au/article/workers-evacuated-after-offshore-drilling-rig-leaks-oil/495472.aspx