Who We Are

About Us

A leading local company with over 100 years of experience, Crokers Fuel & Oils has established a solid reputation for distribution of an excellent range of products and services. We also offer 24 hour Ezy Serve Facilities which can be used with any credit/debit card, AmpolCard and AmpolCash cards which have a pin.

We are a reliable source of quality bulk and retail fuel, lubricants, equipment and accessories as well as cleaning solutions. We service a wide range of industries including farming, retail, trucking, transport, civil construction, mining and manufacturing in Mackay, Clermont, Proserpine and surrounding areas.

Established by James Croker, the company first commenced trading in 1889. The business continued to evolve over the years, expanding its service areas across the region. The company has since grown to include a fleet of tankers and expert members of the team working out of Mackay, Clermont and Proserpine.

The keys to sustaining our business success and our continued growth lie in providing exceptional products and services and the combined efforts and dedication of every employee.
Fuel and Oil Truck — Fuel in Paget, QLD
Fuel Delivery Truck — Fuel in Paget, QLD

A 100% local company, we are driven by our
6 basic goals

  • To provide a high level of service to all our customers.
  • To supply quality products to our customers.
  • To make a positive contribution to the community.
  • To provide employees job security and satisfaction.
  • To ensure safe systems of work.
  • To have continued growth in business and the community.

As an authorised Ampol and Mobil distributor and supplier of other reputable brands, we guarantee to deliver premium products and a level of service that exceeds customer expectations. Together with our reliable partners, we can help you drive your business forward.

Our History

1889
James Croker commenced
business as sugar broker, auctioneer,
trader & agent
APPOINTED AS AGENT FOR ADELAIDE
STEAMSHIP COMPANY RESPONSIBLE
FOR SHIPMENT OF DISTRICTS SUGAR
1891
AGENTS FOR CO-OPERATIVE
FERTILISERS (LATER ACF & SHIRLEYS)
1923

DISTRIBUTOR FOR TEXAS CO
AUSTRALIA LTD (NOW Ampol)

ENTERED MOTOR BUSINESS AS DODGE,
LATER FORD DISTRIBUTORS
1924
1961
ELECTRICAL & HARDWARE
DEPARTMENT ESTABLISHED
NEW STEEL SHED BUILD
(WELLINGTON ST)
1972
1976
APPOINTED BHP DISTRIBUTORS
BOUGHT OUT GOLDEN FLEECE
DISTRIBUTOR AND MOVED FUEL DIVISION
TO McLENNAN ST
1982
1987
ACQUIRED QUINTREX
ACQUIRED AGTEC FUEL IN
BUNDABERG
1992
SOLD AGTEC FUEL TO AUER PETROLEUM
CARS, TRUCKS, FUEL & QUINTREX DIVISIONS WERE
PURCHASED BY DIFFERENT COMPANIES WITH SHARE HOLDINGS REMAINING WITHIN THE SAME FAMILIES
1995
SOLD STEEL DIVISION TO STEELMARK
SOLD RURAL DIVISION TO IAMR
MACKAY SUGAR RELINQUISHED
INTEREST IN JAMES CROKER & SONS
AMPOL & CALTEX AMALGAMATED
1996
1997
PURCHASED AMPOL DISTRIBUTORSHIP
IN PROSERPINE & MACKAY
MOVED TO NEW DEPOT/SERVICE STATION AT PAGET
1998
2001
DISTRIBUTOR FOR GULF WESTERN OIL
DISTRIBUTOR FOR CHIEFS NERTA
2017
rebranded ampol australia pty ltd
2021
ACQUIRED CHEVRON DISTRIBUTION
1889
James Croker commenced
business as sugar broker, auctioneer, trader & agent
1891
APPOINTED AS AGENT FOR ADELAIDE
STEAMSHIP COMPANY RESPONSIBLE
FOR SHIPMENT OF DISTRICTS SUGAR
1923
AGENTS FOR CO-OPERATIVE
FERTILISERS (LATER ACF & SHIRLEYS)

DISTRIBUTOR FOR TEXAS CO
AUSTRALIA LTD (NOW AMPOL)

1924
ENTERED MOTOR BUSINESS AS DODGE,
LATER FORD DISTRIBUTORS
1961
ELECTRICAL & HARDWARE
DEPARTMENT ESTABLISHED
1976
APPOINTED BHP DISTRIBUTORS
1982
BOUGHT OUT GOLDEN FLEECE
DISTRIBUTOR AND MOVED FUEL DIVISION
TO MCLENNAN ST
1987
ACQUIRED QUINTREX
1992
ACQUIRED AGTEC FUEL IN
BUNDABERG
1995
SOLD AGTEC FUEL TO AUER PETROLEUM

CARS, TRUCKS, FUEL & QUINTREX DIVISIONS WERE
PURCHASED BY DIFFERENT COMPANIES WITH SHARE
HOLDINGS REMAINING WITHIN THE SAME FAMILIES

SOLD STEEL DIVISION TO STEELMARK
SOLD RURAL DIVISION TO IAMR
MACKAY SUGAR RELINQUISHED
INTEREST IN JAMES CROKER & SONS
1996
AMPOL & CALTEX AMALGAMATED
1997
PURCHASED AMPOL DISTRIBUTORSHIP
IN PROSERPINE & MACKAY
1998
MOVED TO NEW DEPOT/SERVICE STATION AT PAGET
2001
DISTRIBUTOR FOR GULF WESTERN OIL
2017
DISTRIBUTOR FOR CHIEFS NERTA
2021
rebranded ampol australia pty ltd
ACQUIRED CHEVRON DISTRIBUTION
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