In the leadup to Christmas prices across most of the big chains hovered around 119.9.
Just two months ago Bundaberg was crowned the cheapest place in Queensland to buy unleaded petrol.
RACQ's October fuel report revealed the average cost of ULP in Bundaberg was 117.7 cents per litre (cpl), 2.5cpl cheaper than the average price in Brisbane.
Before that, RACQ spokeswoman Renee Smith said, the last time Bundaberg had the cheapest fuel in the state "John Howard was still the prime minister and the average price of ULP was 75.9cpl”.
According to friends, Mr Bayford had never learned to drive and could not enjoy the couple’s new fleet of cars – or even the golf buggy they bought, which they say he crashed while trying to navigate his grounds.