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Canberra petrol stations made double the profit of their counterparts across Australia last year
7 months ago

Canberra petrol stations made double the profit of their counterparts across Australia last year

If you suspected that petrol stations in Canberra are ripping you off — you are right.

The numbers have been laid out black and white in a report into fuel …
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Canberra’s burning issue: do we pay too much for petrol?
10 months ago

Canberra’s burning issue: do we pay too much for petrol?

A debate is raging across this city, as though someone had poured fuel on it.

Motorists are fuming. Chief Minister Andrew Barr has warned of a “dramatic government intervention”. Greens …
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A gold pedal idea: Bike switch takes sting out of high fuel prices
1 year ago

A gold pedal idea: Bike switch takes sting out of high fuel prices

HOBART’S high fuel prices are an extra incentive to ditch petrol in favour of pedal power, the Tasmanian Bicycle Network says.

The state’s petrol prices have remained high despite dramatic …
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International crude oil surge pushes price of fuel to highest in four years
2 years ago

International crude oil surge pushes price of fuel to highest in four years

There is no sign of respite from Perth’s high petrol prices. Prices hit a four-year high this week on the back of surging international crude oil prices.

And with the …
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NZ: Gull offers 12 cents off per litre all fuel
2 years ago

NZ: Gull offers 12 cents off per litre all fuel

Gull offers cure for pump shock prices with 12 cents off per litre all fuel Kiwis around the country suffering from the recent pump price shock in the face of …
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Filling up at these servos will help save you money
2 years ago

Filling up at these servos will help save you money

FILLING up at independent service stations is Melbourne motorists’ best bet for saving a buck at the bowser.

New research by the Australian Competition & Consumer Commission points …
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Consumer watchdog names Australia’s highest-priced petrol retailer
2 years ago

Consumer watchdog names Australia’s highest-priced petrol retailer

Shopper discounts may not always be the best way to save on fuel costs, an ACCC report into petrol pricing finds

COLES Express has been named as …
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Price difference shocks chairman of ACCC
2 years ago

Price difference shocks chairman of ACCC

COLES petrol stations are fleecing Sydney motorists, charging 4 cents a litre more than Woolworths and 9c/L extra compared with the ­cheapest chain of servos, new ­research  by  the consumer …
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ACCC names and shames most expensive petrol retailers
2 years ago

ACCC names and shames most expensive petrol retailers

The Australian Competition and Consumer Commission has named Coles Express as the nation’s highest-priced petrol retailer in a new industry report.

The regulator took the unusual step of …
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QLD Fuel Price Reporting:  More information led to a difference in approach
2 years ago

QLD Fuel Price Reporting: More information led to a difference in approach

By  •  Advocacy

This week the Queensland Government has announced plans to launch a 2 year trial of mandatory fuel price reporting.  The Palaszczuk Government approach will commence as …
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