Perhaps unsurprisingly, given the warnings of yet another price rise, long queues of cars were spotted outside Auckland petrol stations on Sunday afternoon, The Spinoff reports. Live updates editor Stewart Sowman-Lund found himself accidentally stuck in a line of cars leading to the Gull on Marua Road in Ellerslie. “It’s madness,” he said. Long lines of cars were also reported at petrol stations in Epsom, and in Albany and Devonport on the North Shore.