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Brisbane vs Hobart
Bne vs Hba

Average net salary (After tax)

Hobart
Brisbane

Housing

  • Rent apartment
  • Buy apartment

Rent 1 bedroom apartment

Cost per month

In city centre
Hba
Bne
Outside city centre
Hba
Bne

Rent 3 bedroom apartment

Cost per month

In city centre
Hba
Bne
Outside city centre
Hba
Bne

Buy apartment

Price per m2

In city centre
Hba
Bne
Outside city centre
Hba
Bne

Mortgage rates

Hobart
4.5%
Brisbane
5.5%
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Utilities

  • Basic Utilities
  • Internet & Phone

Basic utilities

Electricity, heating, water, Garbage for a 85m2 Apartment

Hobart
Brisbane

Internet

60 Mbps or more, unlimited data, Cable/ADSL

Hba
Bne

Mobile phone data

One-minute local prepaid call (no plan or discount)

Hba
Bne

Transport

  • Public Transport
  • Car

One-way ticket

Local transport

Hba
Bne

Monthly pass

Regular price

Hba
Bne

Fuel prices

Per Litre

Hobart
Brisbane

Buying a new car

Volkswagen Golf 1.4 90KW Trendline (Or equivalent)

Hba
Bne
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Groceries

  • Staples
  • Meat
  • Produce
  • Cigarettes

Staples

Milk 1L
Hba
Bne
White bread 500g
Hba
Bne
Eggs 12
Hba
Bne
White rice 1kg
Hba
Bne

Pack of cigarettes

(Marlboro)

Hobart
Brisbane

Meat & cheese

Chicken breasts 1kg
Hba
Bne
Beef round 1kg
Hba
Bne
Local cheese 1kg
Hba
Bne

Vegetables

Potatoes 1kg
Hba
Bne
Lettuce 1 head
Hba
Bne
Tomatoes 1kg
Hba
Bne

Fruit

Apples 1kg
Hba
Bne
Oranges 1 head
Hba
Bne
Bananas 1kg
Hba
Bne

Eating Out

  • Food
  • Drinks

Meal for two

Inexpensive restaurant 2 meals
Hba $4,070.74/mth
Bne $4,070.74/mth
Mid-range restaurant Three-course meal for two people
Hba $4,070.74/mth
Bne $4,070.74/mth

Mcdonalds McMeal

Or equivalent combo meal

Hobart
4.5%
Brisbane
5.5%

Restaurant Prices in Hobart are 17.14% higher than in Brisbane

Drinks

Coke/Pepsi 0.33L
bottle
Hba $4,070.74/mth
Bne $4,070.74/mth
Water 0.33L
bottle
Hba $4,070.74/mth
Bne $4,070.74/mth
Cappuccino regular
Hba $4,070.74/mth
Bne $4,070.74/mth

Alcohol

  • Beer
  • Wine

Domestic beer

Restaurant 0.5L draught
Hba
Bne
Market 0.5L bottle
Hba
Bne

Imported beer

Restaurant 0.33L bottle
Hba
Bne
Market 0.33L bottle
Hba
Bne

Bottle of wine

Mid-range, from supermarket

Hobart
5
Brisbane

Clothing

  • Clothing
  • Shoes

Pair of jeans

Levis 501 or similar

Hba
Bne

Summer dress

From a chain store (e.g. Zara, H&M)

Hba
Bne

Shoes

1 pair Nike shoes
Hba
Bne
1 pair men's leather shoes
Hba
Bne

Leisure

  • Cinema
  • Sports

Cinema

One ticket for an international release

Hobart
$15.33
Brisbane
$11.43

Tennis court rental

One hour on weekend

Hba $4,070.74/mth
Bne $4,070.74/mth

Fitness club

Monthly fee for one adult

Hba $4,070.74/mth
Bne $4,070.74/mth