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Petrol pricing

Queensland Petrol Price Debate
4 years ago

Queensland Petrol Price Debate

ACAPMA CEO Mark McKenzie joined the 4BC Drive program recently, and used his first media interview to discuss some of the misconceptions around fuel pricing in Queensland.

As petrol prices continue to …
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Coast service stations “gouging on fuel prices”: RACQ
4 years ago

Coast service stations “gouging on fuel prices”: RACQ

The state’s leading motorist body has accused service stations on the southern end of the Sunshine Coast of price gouging after their average unleaded price exceeded its average fair fuel …
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Caltex bites back after AMP economist Shane Oliver takes them to task over petrol prices

If you’ve been keeping track of global oil prices and the whole OPEC argument, then driving past Australian petrol stations, seeing the bowser price at around $1.35 and going “huh?!”, …
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Cheaper fuel lifts consumer confidence
4 years ago

Cheaper fuel lifts consumer confidence

New Zealand consumer confidence has risen as Kiwis enjoy cheaper fuel prices and lower fixed home-loan rates, and become more upbeat about the outlook for the economy.

THE Westpac McDermott …
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High petrol prices unjustified given fall in crude oil cost

Petrol prices are 20c a litre higher than they should be given the fall in crude oil prices, according to AMP chief economist Shane Oliver.

The average price was around $1.30 …
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No time lost in passing on fuel hike

A fuel price rise has been passed on faster than the decrease last year, according to the RAA.

A recent jump has seen some local service stations put their prices …
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Petrol prices on the rise despite global oil slump
4 years ago

Petrol prices on the rise despite global oil slump

Despite the continual slump of global oil prices, petrol prices at the bowser are increasing.

This week the oil price hit its lowest levels in six years to around $US43 a …
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Perth petrol dearer than some regions

Perth motorists are finally feeling the pain usually inflicted on their country counterparts, with some regional centres enjoying cheaper petrol than the big smoke.

Amid signs petrol prices are …
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Does it pay to fill up using premium unleaded?
4 years ago

Does it pay to fill up using premium unleaded?

Unleaded, premium unleaded, E10 the range of fuels available at the pump can be confusing – especially from a price perspective.

While the price pain of visiting the bowser has …
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Sinking $A to lift petrol and travel bills

Petrol, overseas holidays and televisions are set to become more expensive with the Australian dollar hitting its lowest level in almost six years.

The Aussie fell to 75.61 US cents …
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