Mandurah motorists hit with fuel price hike

Mandurah motorist looking to fuel up on Tuesday have been hit with an increase of about 18 cents per litre, according to FuelWatch. 

FuelWatch advised motorists that most 7-Eleven, BP and Caltex sites across Perth and its surrounding areas had hiked their ULP price to 161.9 cents per litre.

Most Caltex Woolworths, Puma and Coles Express sites were also tipped to increase their ULP price to 159.9 cents per litre. 

The most expensive fuel, in Mandurah and its surrounding suburbs, was 164.9 cent per litre which was recorded in South Yunderup at independent bowser The Canal Shop.

The cheapest fuel recorded was 151.9 cents per litre from Vibe Mandurah, located on the corner of Rafferty Road and Reserve Drive.  

Perth’s weekly petrol price cycle results in prices, on average, being cheapest on Sunday and Monday and at their most expensive on Tuesday and Wednesday.

While prices jumped at most bowsers, FuelWatch highlighted that there were still more than 35 sites selling below 144 cents per litre.

Drivers can head to the mobile compatible www.fuelwatch.wa.gov.au site to find the cheapest fuel in their area.

Log on after 2.30pm each day to compare today’s and tomorrow’s prices.

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