Paul McKenna outside Franks BP Service Station on Monday Photo: TWH
Frank’s Service Station is one of Bourke’s most recognisable sites, selling fuel and food to locals and visitors since the early 1960’s.
There wouldn’t be a single person in Bourke who hasn’t at some point pulled up to the bowsers at Frank’s.
The business faced one of its biggest changes when it became an Inland Petroleum retailer last year, but now owner Paul McKenna said Frank’s will operate as a BP outlet again – and the familiar Frank’s BP signage will once again be emblazoned over the premises.
“Inland Petroleum was a very good company to deal with but I had to make a business decision to best service our customer base and that meant going back to BP,” Paul said.
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