26 Feb 2013

Australian petrol price

6:41 am on 26 February 2013

The average retail price of petrol in Australia is up 13 cents since the beginning of the year.

The ABC reports prices are at their highest level since April last year.

Data from Commsec and the Institute of Petroleum shows the average retail price of petrol is $A1.52 per litre.

Commsec spokesman Savanth Sebastian said Australian petrol price are tied to the unleaded price in Singapore which is at its highest level in about 10 months.