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Top Ten Habits of a BBQ Caveman

Beware! Hidden within a normal looking Aussie bloke may be a BBQ Caveman. Learn the tell-tale signals. Here’s a “How To” guide for detecting a BBQ caveman…

Caveman BBQ vs Metrosexual Alfresco Dining

Compare caveman BBQ to metrosexual alfresco dining. There are BBQs and then there are Barbecues. Take a fun look at diverse approaches to open-air dining…

How to Host a Better BBQ... Well... Sort of

Bizarre tips on how to host a better BBQ. Impress your ravenous horde with a “special” BBQ. Or maybe it’s really how NOT to have a BBQ. You get to decide…

BBQ: The 25 Steps to a Woman’s Day Off

Our old friend, the BBQ caveman, believes he is being truly unselfish when he BBQs, giving his wife a day off. Well… not really. See what actually happens…

What Do LPG Gas & ATM Machines Share

Discover what LPG gas has in common with ATM machines. It’s not that you can get money out of an ATM machine to pay for your LPG gas! It’s RAS Syndrome…

Arnold Schwarzenegger & LPG Have 8 Things in Common

Arnold Schwarzenegger & LPG have 8 surprising things in common. We reveal all of their astounding similarities in this tell-all exposé. Discover more now…

Mystery of the Secret Stench

What is that smell? Rotten eggs? Rotting cabbage? Reeking rotting rodent?  You really need to know the smell of leaking gas...

Up, Up and Away with LPG Hot Air Balloons

Hot air balloon races are very colourful events. Hot air balloons are the oldest form of human flight, going back to 1783! Learn how LPG makes them work…

Santa Gets a New LPG Powered Sleigh

Santa's new sleigh is powered by LPG. Find out why the reindeer got a break & why the elves picked LPG, not kangaroos, for the Australian leg of his trip…

Out of This World LPG BBQ Trivia

Get out of this world LPG BBQ trivia. Did you know that there is enough LPG on Saturn's moon Titan to cook about two trillion hamburgers? Find out more...

Gas Stir Frying | Chicken Broccoli Cashew

Confessions of a broccoli addict. It’s a good idea to stick some broccoli in your mouth. Resembling a hobbit sized tree, broccoli is a true superfood…

Building a Submarine with Recycled LPG Tanks | Video

Three farmers built a working submarine using just old LPG tanks and recycling other parts they had “just laying around”. Learn how and watch the video…

7 Things You Didn’t Know About LPG

Things you may not know about LPG. Check out these 7 fascinating facts about LPG. Amaze your friends.  Learn more now...

LPG Powered Tiny House

What is a tiny house and how can it be powered by just LPG? Learn this and more in a fascinating tale of innovation, conservation and imagination…

LPG Truly Can Go Anywhere

LPG was chosen for an expedition to one of the most remote places on earth, Rockall Islet. Basically a rock in the middle of nowhere, it is totally unoccupied…

and a bit more serious...

Is LPG a Fossil Fuel? Is LPG a Renewable Energy Source? - Propane

LPG is a low-carbon fossil fuel. Fossil fuels are formed from organic matter over millions of years. LPG comes from drilling oil and gas wells…

Renewable vs Climate Friendly BBQ

Which is more eco-friendly for grilling, renewable charcoal or LPG? When it comes to charcoal vs gas BBQ, the climate friendly choice may surprise you...

Biofuels vs Food – The Ethical Dilemma

With 7 billion mouths to feed, is it right to be redirecting farmland from growing food to supplying feedstock for biofuels? Explore this ethical dilemma…

WLPGA Cooking For Life

COOKING FOR LIFE encourages the use of LPG in developing countries that are deeply affected by indoor air pollution from cooking with traditional fuels…

Cooking For Life Infographic

COOKING FOR LIFE is a plan to bring clean cooking fuels to developing countries. See the infographic with the problems and positive impacts of the program…

Soldier On -- Supporting Our Injured Service Members

Soldier On is an organisation of Australians coming together to support for our physically and psychologically injured and wounded service people. Learn more…

What is GEA - Gas Energy Australia?

Gas Energy Australia (GEA) is the national body representing the gaseous fuels industry, including downstream LPG, LNG and CNG businesses in Australia…

NSW, VIC, QLD, WA, SA & NT Ban Butane Lunchbox Cookers

All states have banned the sale of certain defective portable butane stove cookers (Lunchbox Cookers). See the list of units & watch the explosion video…

ACCC Recalls Portable Butane Stove Cookers | Lunchbox Cookers

Following the ban on the sale of certain portable butane cookers, the ACCC has announced a Product Safety Recall for all the affected units. See the list…

NSW Bans Certain Outdoor Area Heaters

NSW issued an order to ban the sale or supply of all non-compliant outdoor gas heaters. Applies to specific designs, NOT the normal tall patio heaters…

Don't Pick the Wrong Type of Forklift

Which is the best forklift fuel — LPG, electric or diesel? We review the three types to help you make an informed decision when choosing a new forklift…