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Petrol portfolio finds a buyer for $60m
2 weeks ago

Petrol portfolio finds a buyer for $60m

A private equity fund is running the ruler over a portfolio of 17 east coast petrol stations developed by lawyer, property investor and restaurant owner Konfir Kabo.

The deal for …
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Dunsborough residents vow to continue Puma fight
3 weeks ago

Dunsborough residents vow to continue Puma fight

Dunsborough locals have vowed to fight on to stop a petrol station being built directly opposite one servo and just a few hundred metres from another.

Residents have already spent …
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Crude awakening: Giant tank a win for Geelong
3 weeks ago

Crude awakening: Giant tank a win for Geelong

VIVA Energy has built the biggest crude oil storage tank in Australia as part of a $300 million investment in the Geelong refinery.

The group’s general manager for refining, Thys …
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Private investors pump petrol station market
4 weeks ago

Private investors pump petrol station market

Yields on petrol stations are touching 6 per cent as superannuation funds and property trusts join private investors in the scramble for assets.

Sales volumes peaked in 2016, with more than $400 million …
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Australian governments slow on electric vehicles
1 month ago

Australian governments slow on electric vehicles

Australia is a laggard compared to other countries when it comes to encouraging the use of electric vehicles (EVs). The ACT is the only jurisdiction in Australia which offers any …
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Tomorrow’s gas station will charge car, feed you in 10 minutes
1 month ago

Tomorrow’s gas station will charge car, feed you in 10 minutes

In Norway, Canada’s Couche-Tard is testing a next-generation service centre that offers super-charging for electric vehicles and gourmet food – all in 10 minutes

A pit stop on a Norwegian …
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Higher oil prices spells bad news for motorists
1 month ago

Higher oil prices spells bad news for motorists

Weekly petrol prices, Job advertisements, Monthly inflation, CPI reweighting •Petrol: According to the Australian Institute of Petroleum, the national average Australian price of unleaded petrol fell by 2.1 cents last …
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Fuelling a property boom: Petrol stations the new black but watch out for EVs
1 month ago

Fuelling a property boom: Petrol stations the new black but watch out for EVs

Most of us spend more each week on petrol than any other single household item.

Pulling up to the petrol bowser with the kids in the back of the Tucson …
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New franchise laws target wage underpayment
1 month ago

New franchise laws target wage underpayment

Unless they have been hiding under a rock for the past 18 months, most readers will be aware that the fuel retail industry has been the subject of signifcant scrutiny …
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Petrol station market pumping after trio of 7-Eleven deals
1 month ago

Petrol station market pumping after trio of 7-Eleven deals

Investors continue to pump money into service stations, with a trio of 7-Eleven stores snapped up in recent days, and more assets set to be picked off in the coming …
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