Have a number of seemingly unrelated facts and events opened up “The Perfect Storm” scenario for this country?

We have instituted policies which progressively moved our refining of petroleum products offshore.

We did nothing to increase our storage capacity and as a result have allowed our petrol/diesel stock to fall lower and lower. Currently we have the following available.

UPDATE 2/7/19. AUSTRALIAS STOCKS. Crude Oil 22 Days, LPG 59 Days, Petrol 20 Days, Aviation Fuel 19 Days, Diesel 21 Days

Over the last 5 years we have allowed our LPG Autogas industry to evolve into the red-haired stepchild of the major retailing chains and take on a pariah image.

Last winter in Melbourne warnings were issued regarding high levels of polluting particulates in the air quality. The wearing of face masks is becoming more and more common as both Melbourne and Sydney move into mega-city status. Much of Air Pollution is directly attributable to vehicle emission.

Migration is an integral part of our economic management strategy and many of the new arrivals will be settled in Melbourne or Sydney thus becoming subjected to – and contributing to –high pollution and inherent health concerns.

On the positive side we have huge reserves of LPG Autogas. This is the product that goes under various names but is mostly made up of propane and in some instances, butane. LPG is not LNG. That product is methane, itself the subject of interesting research

LPG burns cleaner than any other fuel for internal combustion engines.

“LPG vehicles produce up to 82% less Nitrogen Oxide pollutants than petrol and 99% better than diesel! 63% less Carbon Monoxide. 40% less Hydrocarbons than petrol and 70% less than diesel.” – Industry Figures.

We have huge supplies of our own cleaner burning fuel. We have massive problems with air pollution in our cities which is getting worse. Why then have we turned a blind eye to the growing demise of the LPG industry and the vehicles associated with it.

This is contrary to what is happening in the rest of the world

“The global CNG and LPG market was valued at 45,952.4 thousand units in 2015 Itis expected to grow at a compound annual growth rate (CAGR) of 10.1% from 2016 to 2022, according to a November report from P&S Market Research.

Hundreds of models of LPG powered cars are available over a broad range of European, Asian and North American markets. Yet we see a removal of outlets of LPG in every regional area of Australia. We see new petrol retail sites opening without provision for LPG outlets.

This Catch 22 farce is becoming Pythonesque in its absurdity. The retailers claim to be downsizing because of demand drop and consumers say whoops not getting on board because of lack of outlets.

Many large fleet owners have replaced ageing LPG units with Hybrids because of Vehicle industry reluctance to include medium sized LPG units in their marketing mix.

One adventuresome local group has one-upped the industry by retro fitting a Toyota Camry Hybrid with LPG thus improving costs by some $3.25/100km PLUS running a much cleaner vehicle. Diesel is not a clean fuel and has the stigma of carcinogenic emissions.

Since 2014, the incentives to convert from petrol to LPG were allowed to lapse, and there was an impost of excise on LPG. This has meant that the cost savings have not been as good as before – but, they are there., Despite shocking mismanagement however, the fuel is also here, and that is one important point. The other, is that by us embracing the technology, a sizeable chunk of health issues can be avoided for the unfortunate residents of our cities.

To fix this problem, the first thing to do is to put the brakes on the dismantling of our retail outlet system. The second is to ensure that consumers in Australia have access to the latest LPG models. For sure I am a free trader but sometimes these things need to be kicked into happening. We should provide two programs for retro fitting in general. One directed at the Commercial sector and one for Private Motorists. We should also provide incentives for pensioners to retrofit their vehicles.

Oh! and did I mention the recent event when tankers were blown up in the Middle East? This is the real world and it is happening now; it may get worse or it may get better. Why should we be put at risk because we have allowed our best and cleanest source of energy for this sector to die.  Our Politicians have made us reliant on others to keep us secure and operating. That is a nonsense and a bloody awful choice.

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tropscurge
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Mad Max Bilney has posted some comments highly critical of our indigenous brothers, the real ones and the far greater number who might be, sort of, want to be, pretend to be etc.

MMB’s musings are outrageous, offence giving, racist (sort of) and nasty.

They may make some indigenous and sort of indigenous people cry. Especially those who are homosexual

Where is Tigerbalm ? If there was ever a time for him to present a alt Left critique of those who tell the truth now is the time.

paisley
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The leties that come on here have this mental problem with global warming.

Disraeli
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New post up.

MaxBilney
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The academic whackos at Sydney University have introduced a new form of Science, called Ethno Science. This will have equal stature to Whitemen’s Science. Under the former, the Great Rainbow Serpent created heaven and Earth and placed the Oz Aborigine on the land mass that would eventually be Australia. The Serpent set in motion The Dreamtime and created the flora and fauna, rivers and mountains of Australia. Some seagulls told lies and were turned into crows. The Great Devil Dingo was made as the evil one who resided in underground cave networks. He transpires the evil in man, particularly among… Read more »

paisley
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paisley

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When this started most people said what the hell is going on. It was so blatant it was embarrassing.

paisley
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paisley

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Disraeli
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Dark Emu Exposed – The Myth of Aboriginal Agriculture ?

https://www.dark-emu-exposed.org

Bushbabe
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Angus
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Angus

A military jury has found Navy SEAL Chief Eddie Gallagher not guilty on almost all counts, including the killing of a wounded ISIS fighter. Justice at last.

Micky C
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Oh dear…I have words but not the right ones. Dirty, evil, satanic slut might be some of them.

If you do see this, it cannot be UNSEEN.

https://www.breitbart.com/entertainment/2019/07/02/miley-cyrus-wears-vagina-catsuit-in-pro-planned-parenthood-mothers-daughter-video/

Disraeli
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Farage: We Must End ‘Globalist Drive’ to Outsource People’s Sovereignty to Elites

Brexit Party leader Nigel Farage has said that patriots must end the “globalist drive” to outsource decision-making to supranational bodies like the EU, warning that the elites want to see the nation-state “dissolved”.

https://www.breitbart.com/europe/2019/07/01/farage-we-must-end-globalist-drive-give-away-peoples-futures/

Disraeli
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‘EU Is Not a Nation’: Rees-Mogg, Farage Defend Turning Backs on Euro Anthem

British MEPs Brexit Party turn their backs during the European anthem ahead of the inaugural session at the European Parliament on July 2 , 2019 in Strasbourg, eastern France. (Photo by FREDERICK FLORIN / AFP) (Photo credit should read FREDERICK FLORIN/AFP/Getty Images)FREDERICK FLORIN/AFP/Getty Images
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Brexit Party MEPs have defended turning their backs on the European Parliament chamber during the playing of the EU’s ‘national’ anthem because they say the bloc should not be treated as a country.

https://www.breitbart.com/europe/2019/07/02/the-eu-is-not-nation-farage-rees-mogg-defend-turning-backs-euro-anthem/

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WATCH Rees-Mogg: If Parliament Isn’t Running Scared of Being Replaced by the Brexit Party, It Should Be

STRASBOURG, France — The Brexit Party’s Annunziata Rees-Mogg slammed fearmongering by “George Osborne mark-two” Chancellor Philip Hammond after he claimed Britain leaving the European Union fully would cost the nation £90 billion, telling overwhelmingly remain-supporting Parliamentarians that if they weren’t running scared of the British people, they should be.

https://www.breitbart.com/europe/2019/07/02/watch-rees-mogg-if-parliament-isnt-running-scared-of-being-replaced-by-the-brexit-party-it-should-be/

MaxBilney
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Dispute over whether we indigenous were farmers? The hidden history shows we had huge farms where we headed kangaroos and grew root crops and built substantial stone houses and public buildings. We used telepathy for communication acrosss the country. Our huge boats travelled throughout Asiaand we were major traders. We used all colours in our art and decorated our buildings and caves.
So, Whiteys, tell the truth. You have met your better.

GTD
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Steve Price playing those 4 sound bites from Angus Failure, that dumbarse AEMO yank goes to show they’re useless when it v comes down to Energy prices. That guy that called from southern NSW told how his electric prices were going to go through the roof…
IMO the root cause has been the selling off of generators and the renewable energy bullshit

Franny
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In an interview on ABC local radio this morning 3/7/2019 with announcer Craig Zonka, a Kevin Bates of the Queensland Teachers’ Union, said that it is the QTU’s aim to ban religious instruction in state schools, saying “we want free and secular state schools”. He claimed that only 25% of parents had given their permission for children to attend the one hour of R.E. held per week in state schools. This figure was disputed immediately by a caller to the station, who said the actual figure for parental permissions is 70%. Zonka himself challenged Bates about the gaping percentage difference,… Read more »

sideways G
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sideways G

From this morning’s comments on “Bolt” ..
maree
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Can anyone name a high crime suburb in Australia that doesn’t vote Labor?

MaxBilney
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I see life differently now that I am officially an indigenous person of Australia, thanks to my gggrandmother. I see oppression all around me and my people suffering. You sit on our land and pollute our streams and walk on our sacred areas. Our pay offices,you call Centrelink, do not give us enough for your rental of the land. We should be the government of Australia, which, as even Germaine Greer said, should dispense the Law – indigenous Law. Hence, in terms of our Law, I point the bone at all of you and curse you to damnation. You will… Read more »

cinerama
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cinerama

Again more Islamic wogs caught with plans to attack OZ targets, police stations etc.
Funny there is no Jew bag organisations targeted. Now I wonder why?

cinerama
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cinerama

That arsehole Zuckerturd has yet to apologise for arseing me from feacesbook, what a lack of class, typical Jew.

Franny
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Franny

Franny In case you missed my post yesterday: ABC radio interviewed Dr Bruce Pascoe on his book “Dark Emu: Australia and The Birth of Agriculture” (plus the kids’ version he’s releasing, ‘Young Dark Emu’) which he is hoping to have distributed throughout all Australian schools, to get it into the school curriculum. This relates to Pascoe’s claim that all whites from the very first arrivals have all conspired to lie, about the fact that the Aussie Indigines were actually farmers. Yes, we all learned at school that they were nomadic, hunter-gatherer tribes who lived in gunyahs and went walkabout. But… Read more »

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ANTIFA SURRENDERS PARIS – YELLOW VEST SIEGE OF PARIS ENDS AFTER LONG WAR WITH AUTHORITIES

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=687SQn-OtnM

Knuckles
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Knuckles

An interesting clip from Chris Kenny from Sky on the Elites of our media on democracy.
https://www.skynews.com.au/details/_6054247015001

Bwana
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Bwana

‘Wannabe ISIS warrior at heart of church, consulate bomb plot’. https://ibb.co/tzLw5Kd A 20-year-old man held by Lebanese authorities in 2017 amid claims he planned to fight for ¬Islamic State in Syria was at the centre of an alleged plot to import weapons and explosives into ¬Australia and attack police ¬stations, churches and consulates in Sydney¬. Isaak el Matari was arrested along with two other young men during six raids by counter-¬terrorism police across Sydney’s western suburbs yesterday, foiling the alleged ISIS-inspired plot to target landmarks in Sydney’s centre. Matari was for a time held by Lebanese authorities after he was… Read more »

Ducktracy
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Ducktracy

BREAKING: TRUMP DECLARES ANTIFA TERRORIST ORGANIZATION – PROMISES TO ROUND THEM UP

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=QgtmfrWf-4Q

disgusted1
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disgusted1

Watch the leftist press give a fellow Democrat a free pass. They either won’t mention it or if forced will downplay it. https://bigleaguepolitics.com/slave-registers-from-london-name-the-slaves-kamala-harris-ancestor-owned/

GTD
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GTD

OT .
Fit in or fxxk as off Larry used to say
Time to have make an agreement with China that anyone supporting ISIS be immediately taken to China . They know how to deal with the followers of the barbaric , murdering ideology.

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The Governor of the Reserve Bank (paid handsomely) calls for the Government to increase spending! What a dickhead, pensioners/those on Newstart don’t have enough to spend more, SFR’s have just taken a hit from his interest rate cut, the Government is trying to decrease taxation so for the Government to increase spending they will have to borrow? I am beginning to believe what some on here say about bankers, they want us all in poverty and living the third world dream.

pelican
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pelican

Front Page expose ‘Rothschilds Bank of Australia, cuts rates, and tells Scumo that they cant do it on their own’…you maybe wondering what ‘It’ might be…so I’ll tell you..it is the 24 7 heist called Australia..where the RBA and the Australian Government steal billions of our wealth on a daily basis for our Dear Lord Rothschild and his minions..The Australian Governments sole purpose is to facilitate the 24 7 raping of our country in order to further enrich Rothschild and co..but primarily to ensure that we are kept under his thumb and struggling…to ensure our glorified labour camp remains at… Read more »

disgusted1
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disgusted1

Canada getting culturally enriched. “A group of Somali women ferociously harass, assault a white woman on being challenged for shoving her 4 yr old child at Canada’s wonderland, but entire MSM along with NCCM r preparing to destroy the white family accusing them of ISLAMOPHOBIA😡,how long can this continue?” https://mobile.twitter.com/trump45maga2016/status/1145706896445325312/photo/1

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All very quite from the muslim converted PM in NZ. No pat on the back from her, at the arrest of those suspected terrorist. Pete Dutton last night stating that there are terrorist among us. So Pete, why are those women and kids coming back to Aussie, especially as the mums do not distance themselves from ISIS and their ideals. I want to ask. Where their kids not born in the country that the mother went to? Are the kids actually Aussies? Could any Pickering Poster put me right on my thoughts regarding this? Our government seem to pick and… Read more »

NathanA
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NathanA

Talk about wankers, I see that the old groper and talentless, Chris Smith, has been ‘shown the door’ at 2GB. He is soon off, hosting a three week cruise, with his missus, Susie Burrell and when back, 31 July is his last day. What a buzz that cruise would be. Next to go should be that self-opinionated prat, Steve Price. Price has three idiotic quotes: ‘Gunna’; ‘That can’t be right’; and, ‘I don’t believe that’. Also no talent. Bring back Michael Smith, who Gillard had sacked from 2UE. Gillard: “Who’s Michael Smith. https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=_FHRwyaIyPE (Forward to 2.45) Thank f*** we don’t… Read more »

King of Hearts
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King of Hearts

WHAT DO THESE POLITICIANS HAVE IN COMMON ?

1. Bell
2. Wong
3. Pratt
4. Rice
5. Phelps
6. Smith
7. Zimmerman
8. Evans
9. Wilson

Answer : They believe they know more than all medical books on bodily function ever published and more than the most revered book in human history, the Christian Bible …

For these people, all Australian politicians, are homosexuals or lesbians.

All have “come out”.

All are in open defiance of biological laws and spiritual laws.

Franny
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Franny

EXCITING (AND FUN) NEWS FOR A CHANGE !!!

For anyone who is/was a fan of the redoubtable 1920’s Melbourne lady detective, the Honourable Miss Phryne Fisher (the Miss Fisher Murder Mysteries), the upcoming movie by Every Cloud Productions — ‘Miss Fisher and the Crypt of Tears’ is scheduled for Australian release with Roadshow on the 20th of February 2020.*

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Flysa
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They are not gay as in Gay Paree. They are either dykes or poofters aka rug munchers or dung punchers. What was a serious crime for poofters 40 years ago is now flavour of the month (excuse the bad joke). The reason why rug munching has never been illegal is that a Bill was introduced in the British Parliament in the 1800s to make “gross indecency between women” illegal, passed in the Commons but did not get through the House of Lords as no one had the courage to tell Queen Victoria that women did such things. Rather different today.… Read more »

tropscurge
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tropscurge

LATE NIGHT NEWS FLASH re. TIGERBALM.

A story just to hand indicates alt Leftist wannabee propagandist Tigerbalm has for the second time in a week been seen sneaking into a Catholic church while heavily disguised in Cardinal George Pell’s temporarily discarded clerical garb.

The purpose of the visit is presently unknown but is thought to be linked to Tigerbalm’s recent transgender morph from robot to demi human.

More news as it becomes available.