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NatRoad calls for Fuel Tax freeze
2 weeks ago

NatRoad calls for Fuel Tax freeze

NatRoad say the Morrison Government should freeze the fuel excise as it is unfair on transport operators.

The calls come from the CEO of NatRoad, Warren Clark, and echo those …
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BLEAK INDUSTRY OUTLOOK FOR FUEL PRICES
2 weeks ago

BLEAK INDUSTRY OUTLOOK FOR FUEL PRICES

Domestic and international forces bringing no respite; NatRoad provides tips for operators

With diesel estimated to comprise 99 per cent of trucking and half of the commercial vehicle industry …
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Transport industry warns surging fuel prices will be passed on to consumers
3 weeks ago

Transport industry warns surging fuel prices will be passed on to consumers

SOARING fuel prices are pushing up the cost of fresh food, electronics, clothes and other everyday items.

The transport industry has warned record diesel prices are flowing through to the …
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DUI accused crashes into petrol tanker
4 weeks ago

DUI accused crashes into petrol tanker

EMERGENCY services feared a fully laden petrol tanker would rupture after being involved in an accident with a car driven by an allegedly drunk driver who was more than four …
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‘People are going to struggle’: Tony takes aim at fuel taxes
4 weeks ago

‘People are going to struggle’: Tony takes aim at fuel taxes

RISING social media trucking personality Tony Fulton vented his frustration at Australia’s high fuel prices in his latest video.

Tony, who runs the Tones Truckin’ Stories Facebook page that often …
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Everything You Need to Know About Unleaded Petrol
2 months ago

Everything You Need to Know About Unleaded Petrol

Like a dormant volcano, the immense energy in unleaded petrol waits to bubble to the surface.

From barrels of crude oil through local refineries that do just that, …
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Landmark study no surprise
2 months ago

Landmark study no surprise

YET another new study supports what we’ve been saying for years.

A landmark 12-year study conducted by Monash University recently made the news.

It was undertaken in partnership with the …
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Viva Energy acquires stake in Westside Petroleum
2 months ago

Viva Energy acquires stake in Westside Petroleum

Petrol and diesel distributor, Viva Energy, completed the purchase of a non-controlling stake in Westside Petroleum it announced last week.

In May of this year, the company entered into an …
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Diesel tanker fire shuts major road amid fears of explosion
4 months ago

Diesel tanker fire shuts major road amid fears of explosion

Fire crews have managed to contain a blaze that took hold of a diesel tanker south-west of Sydney.

The truck was carrying 32,000 litres of diesel when it …
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‘Australia’s deadliest industry’: Truck drivers rally for better conditions
4 months ago

‘Australia’s deadliest industry’: Truck drivers rally for better conditions

Hundreds of truck drivers and their supporters have held protests around the country to demand better safety standards and working conditions.

It comes after Safe Work Australia statistics released last …
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