Originally incorporated in 1968 Tropic Distributors Pty Ltd (Tropic) has been involved in the fuel industry in North Queensland for nearly forty years. A wholly owned local company Tropic is a Caltex Fuel Distributor engaged in wholesale and retail sales and distribution of bulk fuels and lubricants
With a current fleet of 15 tankers operating from our depot in Archer Street South Townsville Tropic provides a timely, cost effective solution to all your fuel and lubricants needs. Tropic also provides a machine fill service that can deliver fuel directly to plant and machinery working in the field thus eliminating the need of bulk storage facilities at work sites.
Bulk Fuel Distribution Service
E10 Unleaded contains 10% ethanol. a renewable non-fossil fuel. The ethanol is made from molasses, a by product of Queensland sugar manufacturing. Use of ethanol by Caltex provides a valuable source of income and helps secure jobs in regional and rural Queensland.