A 10c fuel excise rise could boost Canberra public transport use, development

By Finbar O'Mallon
Updated April 24 2018 - 10:09pm, first published June 2 2017 - 10:37pm

A Deakin University report suggested a 10c-a-litre fuel hike to encourage Australians to get out of the car and onto public transport while curbing obesity-related health issues and saving $34.2 million in health costs.

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