The average price of unleaded petrol in Australia rose 5¢ to 146.6¢ a litre nationally in the week ending April 29, according to the Australian Institute of Petroleum’s Weekly Petrol Prices report.
The average national weekly metropolitan retail price rose 6.2¢ to 146.4¢ a litre, with the regional price up 2.3¢ to 146.9¢ a litre.
The most expensive fuel in the country was in the Northern Territory at 157¢ a litre, followed by Queensland (152¢), Tasmania (150.3¢), Victoria (149.5¢), NSW/ACT (143.9¢), WA (142.8¢), and South Australia (137.4¢).
Of the major cities, Adelaide offered the cheapest fuel for the week at 134.5¢ a litre, followed by Perth (141.6¢), Sydney (142.9¢), Canberra (148.4¢), Darwin (149.7¢),
Melbourne (149.9¢), Hobart (150.1¢), and Brisbane (153.9¢).