The local market surged on the back of energy stocks boosted by rising oil prices.
At the close, the ASX 200 was at 5,471.30, up 58.95 points or 1.09%.
Wall Street rallied overnight after OPEC agreed on a deal to limit production.
Australian energy stocks responded with Woodside Petroleum up 7.2% to $28.45, Santos 7.6% to $3.67 and Liquefied Natural Gas Limited 10% to $0.645.
BHP added 4.7% to $22.40.
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