Story: Oil and gas

Europa petrol station

During the 1930s, Europa was one of the brand names under which imported petrol was sold to New Zealand motorists. This radio jingle was used to advertise the fuel to motorists.

Sound file from Radio New Zealand Sound Archives Ngā Taonga Kōrero. Any re-use of this audio is a breach of copyright. To request a copy of the recording, contact Sound Archives Ngā Taonga Kōrero (Radio commercials – Europa/Reference number D8124)

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Roger Gregg and Carl Walrond, 'Oil and gas - The need for oil and gas', Te Ara - the Encyclopedia of New Zealand, http://www.TeAra.govt.nz/en/speech/8907/europa-petrol-station (accessed 21 November 2019)

Story by Roger Gregg and Carl Walrond, published 12 Jun 2006