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Fuel expert calls for petrol retailer cap to stop gouging at the pump
1 week ago

Fuel expert calls for petrol retailer cap to stop gouging at the pump

A fuel pricing expert has called for a cap on petrol retailer margins as wholesale fuel prices fall but prices at the pump rise, hitting consumers ahead of Christmas.

Petrol …
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A gold pedal idea: Bike switch takes sting out of high fuel prices
1 week ago

A gold pedal idea: Bike switch takes sting out of high fuel prices

HOBART’S high fuel prices are an extra incentive to ditch petrol in favour of pedal power, the Tasmanian Bicycle Network says.

The state’s petrol prices have remained high despite dramatic …
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Teen’s violent attack on petrol station attendant
1 week ago

Teen’s violent attack on petrol station attendant

A TOWNSVILLE teenager has pleaded guilty to a brutal attack on a service station attendant who refused him entry into the store.

Appearing in Townsville District Court on Thursday, 16-year-old …
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Ombudsman welcomes new dispute resolution function
2 weeks ago

Ombudsman welcomes new dispute resolution function

The Australian Small Business and Family Enterprise Ombudsman, Kate Carnell has welcomed the new function of assisting with disputes that fall under Franchising, Horticulture and Oil Codes of Conduct.

“Our …
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Seeing red over fuel price apps
2 weeks ago

Seeing red over fuel price apps

ONLY three days into the government’s two-year fuel price reporting trial and people are already seeing red.

Springfield’s Nick Rose said he had downloaded a bunch of apps supposedly working …
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New analysis on petrol price cycles shows how motorists can save money
2 weeks ago

New analysis on petrol price cycles shows how motorists can save money

Petrol price cycles infuriate drivers but a new report out today explains how they work and ways that drivers in Australia’s five largest cities (Sydney, Melbourne, Brisbane, Adelaide and Perth) …
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Servos given three month grace period to avoid $13,000 fines for out-of-date fuel prices
2 weeks ago

Servos given three month grace period to avoid $13,000 fines for out-of-date fuel prices

WITH up-to-date petrol prices around Cairns now available at the touch of a finger, local servos still not on board have three months to comply or cop large fines.

The …
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Fuel prices decline in time for holidays
2 weeks ago

Fuel prices decline in time for holidays

FUEL prices will continue to decline into the new year, bringing better profits to local service stations.

Gatton Petroleum owner Peter O’Brien said high fuel prices impacted his business as …
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Motorists will be able to shop around to get cheaper petrol from Monday
2 weeks ago

Motorists will be able to shop around to get cheaper petrol from Monday

Queenslanders will be able to shop around more easily for cheaper petrol prices from Monday, with a two-year fuel price-monitoring trial due to begin.

From noon on Monday, more than …
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Tasmania left off cheap petrol map
2 weeks ago

Tasmania left off cheap petrol map

The Tasmanian Government is taking action on the issue of the state’s petrol prices, which have remained high despite dramatic falls in the global wholesale price of fuel.

Resources Minister …
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