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Service Stations

‘Fill her up, thanks’ – West Wollongong servo offers driveway service
1 week ago

‘Fill her up, thanks’ – West Wollongong servo offers driveway service

A petrol station along Crown Street has gone back in time to offer full driveway service.

Decades ago, motorists could stay in their car while an attendant pumped the petrol …
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Local servo closes doors to late-night trade
2 weeks ago

Local servo closes doors to late-night trade

A HOLD-UP hotspot in Bundaberg has closed its doors to late-night trading.

The United petrol station on Fe Walker St is no longer a 24-hour store, now closing between the …
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Caltex pitched $100m station site portfolio at developers
2 weeks ago

Caltex pitched $100m station site portfolio at developers

Fuel and convenience store retailer Caltex Australia has kicked off the sale of a $100 million-plus offering of 25 petrol stations as foreshadowed in its half-year results in August.

The …
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No coal, no petrol, no gas: Australia’s energy future
3 weeks ago

No coal, no petrol, no gas: Australia’s energy future

No more petrol or diesel vehicles. Coal-fired power stations will disappear from the landscape. Gas will die. Even the humble servo will be no more.

Instead, vehicles will be powered …
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Ballarat service station could be an auction bargain
3 weeks ago

Ballarat service station could be an auction bargain

It’s the opportunity entry-level investors have been waiting for: the chance to snap up a major service station site leased to a blue-chip international tenant for less than $1 million.


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‘Dirty’ diesel has left a Kurri Kurri man with a $4600 repair bill
3 weeks ago

‘Dirty’ diesel has left a Kurri Kurri man with a $4600 repair bill

When Michael Tobin filled up his car in preparation for a Queensland family holiday, he never thought the fuel stop would cost him $4600, three days accommodation and a legal …
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Opening date for new servo confirmed
4 weeks ago

Opening date for new servo confirmed

AN OPENING date has finally been announced for the Shell service station on Dawson Highway.

Viva Energy, the operator of the Shell brand in Australia, has announced the premises will …
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Fuel flowing through Derrinallum service station once more
4 weeks ago

Fuel flowing through Derrinallum service station once more

Derrinallum’s only service station has opened its doors once more, restoring hope to the tight-knit community.

There were fears for the future of the country town when the former operator …
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Minyip fuel station works could start next month
1 month ago

Minyip fuel station works could start next month

WORKS on a new fuel station at Minyip could start as early as next month.

Residents have been fighting for a new fuel station since 2017 when the town’s only …
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Could service return to service stations?
1 month ago

Could service return to service stations?

A point of distinction in the market is valuable for any business.  So could service be the game changer in the service station arena?

My first job (that put me …
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