The Canberra Times has a story on just how badly we’re being ripped off on petrol:
The price of petrol in Canberra was more than 25 cents higher than in Melbourne, and close to 25 cents higher than in Sydney over the past week, according to the latest fuel price update.
While price falls of 10 cents [...]
All the petrol stations in Canberra seem to have high prices, even the independents. I can’t use any words, but to me, “Something is rotten in the State of Denmark”. Read in to it what you will.
The ABC is reporting that Katy Gallagher is interested in why ACT petrol prices are as high as they are.
Averaging $1.39 per litre, Canberran petrol is more than 10 cents more expensive than that of Sydney.
Ms Gallagher has written into the ACCC (Australian Competition and Consumer Commission) asking them to look into anything [...]
Re-connecting with my roots and returning to the ACT has been a bit of an eye opener for the family on the petrol price front.
Even Goulburn saves me up to 10 cents a litre on fuel compared to ACT prices that I’ve found around Civic.
Can Rioters please let me know where the cheapest ACT petrol [...]
The Caltex at Braddon are using a practice that I believe is illegal.
Realising my tank was low and it was Thursday morning and probably too late to beat the weekend price spike, I was surprised to see the Caltex had E10 at 135.4c, so ducked right in. Started pumping and the bowser came up 11c/l more!
As a Gungahlin resident I found it odd last Friday when I went to fill up the car at the local Servo. Given that Woolworths have had the petrol monopoly at Gungahlin for quite some time I have decided to use the newly opened Shell (Coles Express) servo. I have never been one to look [...]