Weekly petrol prices


The average price of unleaded petrol in Australia rose to 134.7¢ a litre nationally in the week ending March 25, according to the Australian Institute of Petroleum’s Weekly Petrol Prices report.

The average national weekly metropolitan retail price rose 1.7¢ to 133.9¢ a litre, with the regional price down 0.2¢ to 136.3¢ a litre.

The most expensive fuel in the country was in the Northern Territory at 155.5¢ a litre, followed by Tasmania (146.7¢), WA (137¢), Queensland (136.9¢), NSW/ACT (135.1¢), South Australia (131.1¢) and Victoria (130.8¢).

Of the major cities, Adelaide offered the cheapest fuel for the week at 129.8¢ a litre, followed by Melbourne (130.4¢), Sydney (133.2¢), Perth (135.7¢), Brisbane (137.1¢), Hobart (145.7¢), Canberra (148¢) and Darwin (148.4¢).