'Customers are devastated': driveway service on the way out with Charles Street Caltex to close

Adam Holmes
Updated April 14 2021 - 11:32pm, first published October 22 2020 - 3:45pm
Wayne Sharp and owner Mal Philpot, who have worked at the Charles Street site for a combined 48 years, say driveway service will be missed in Launceston. Picture: Paul Scambler
Wayne Sharp and owner Mal Philpot, who have worked at the Charles Street site for a combined 48 years, say driveway service will be missed in Launceston. Picture: Paul Scambler

It was once a regular feature of Launceston life - pulling up at the bowser and having a friendly attendant fill it up for you.

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Adam Holmes

Adam Holmes

Journalist at The Examiner and Advocate, Tasmania

From Adelaide to south-west Victoria, Bendigo to Tasmania, I've provided in-depth stories in politics, environmental affairs, issues facing disadvantaged communities, legal affairs and much more. Contact me at adam.holmes@examiner.com.au or on Twitter at @adamholmes010

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