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Fuel Prices

Senator says Royal Commission into state’s pump prices needed
11 months ago

Senator says Royal Commission into state’s pump prices needed

If you feel like you are being robbed every time you fill your tank, you are absolutely right. Tassies are being gouged at the bowser.  In early January, we were paying …
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RACQ Fuel Price Report shows North Queensland petrol prices down in February
12 months ago

RACQ Fuel Price Report shows North Queensland petrol prices down in February

FAR North fuel prices are on the slide, with the latest report suggesting last month’s flooding in Townsville may have contributed to retailers’ generosity.

While the average price of unleaded …
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Tasmanians paying 30c per litre over wholesale fuel price, motoring body says
1 year ago

Tasmanians paying 30c per litre over wholesale fuel price, motoring body says

The Royal Automobile Club of Tasmania (RACT) said motorists were paying too much for petrol and diesel, with service stations ignoring a recent drop in wholesale prices.

The organisation said …
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This figure shows how crazily big fuel price increases have been, as motorists ditch their cars
1 year ago

This figure shows how crazily big fuel price increases have been, as motorists ditch their cars

REGARDLESS of where you live, petrol price hikes are having a significant impact on household budgets at the moment.

In almost all capital cities, the cost of unleaded fuel …
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MPs pressure Morrison to act on high petrol prices
1 year ago

MPs pressure Morrison to act on high petrol prices

Scott Morrison is facing pressure from Coalition MPs to take action on rising petrol prices, including a call to lower the $12 billion a year fuel excise, after the …
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PM ‘wants answers’ over rising fuel prices
1 year ago

PM ‘wants answers’ over rising fuel prices

Prime Minister Scott Morrison has put the competition watchdog on notice over rising fuel prices.

The cost of petrol has been rising across the nation, with prices in …
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BLEAK INDUSTRY OUTLOOK FOR FUEL PRICES
1 year 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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Don’t fill up tomorrow: Why 160,000 Australians will boycott petrol stations on Friday
1 year ago

Don’t fill up tomorrow: Why 160,000 Australians will boycott petrol stations on Friday

More than 100,000 people are preparing to forego petrol for a day in protest of the highest fuel prices in a decade.

Skyrocketing prices at the hands of …
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Motorists plan ‘fuel strike’ as prices soar
1 year ago

Motorists plan ‘fuel strike’ as prices soar

A PLANNED two-day boycott of service stations to protest record high fuel prices will be “not even a rounding error” to the industry, the NRMA says.

Around 85,000 people …
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The truth about soaring petrol prices: Why servos are barely making any money despite selling expensive fuel
1 year ago

The truth about soaring petrol prices: Why servos are barely making any money despite selling expensive fuel

Service station franchisees have pleaded with their customers to understand they barely make any money even through petrol prices are at a 10-year high.

The Caltex business owners’ …
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