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Gold Coast vs Hobart
Glc vs Hba

Average net salary (After tax)

Hobart
Gold Coast

Housing

  • Rent apartment
  • Buy apartment

Rent 1 bedroom apartment

Cost per month

In city centre
Hba
Glc
Outside city centre
Hba
Glc

Rent 3 bedroom apartment

Cost per month

In city centre
Hba
Glc
Outside city centre
Hba
Glc

Buy apartment

Price per m2

In city centre
Hba
Glc
Outside city centre
Hba
Glc

Mortgage rates

Hobart
4.5%
Gold Coast
5.5%
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Utilities

  • Basic Utilities
  • Internet & Phone

Basic utilities

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

Hobart
Gold Coast

Internet

60 Mbps or more, unlimited data, Cable/ADSL

Hba
Glc

Mobile phone data

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

Hba
Glc

Transport

  • Public Transport
  • Car

One-way ticket

Local transport

Hba
Glc

Monthly pass

Regular price

Hba
Glc

Fuel prices

Per Litre

Hobart
Gold Coast

Buying a new car

Volkswagen Golf 1.4 90KW Trendline (Or equivalent)

Hba
Glc
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Groceries

  • Staples
  • Meat
  • Produce
  • Cigarettes

Staples

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

Pack of cigarettes

(Marlboro)

Hobart
Gold Coast

Meat & cheese

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

Vegetables

Potatoes 1kg
Hba
Glc
Lettuce 1 head
Hba
Glc
Tomatoes 1kg
Hba
Glc

Fruit

Apples 1kg
Hba
Glc
Oranges 1 head
Hba
Glc
Bananas 1kg
Hba
Glc

Eating Out

  • Food
  • Drinks

Meal for two

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

Mcdonalds McMeal

Or equivalent combo meal

Hobart
4.5%
Gold Coast
5.5%

Restaurant Prices in Hobart are 17.14% higher than in Gold Coast

Drinks

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

Alcohol

  • Beer
  • Wine

Domestic beer

Restaurant 0.5L draught
Hba
Glc
Market 0.5L bottle
Hba
Glc

Imported beer

Restaurant 0.33L bottle
Hba
Glc
Market 0.33L bottle
Hba
Glc

Bottle of wine

Mid-range, from supermarket

Hobart
5
Gold Coast

Clothing

  • Clothing
  • Shoes

Pair of jeans

Levis 501 or similar

Hba
Glc

Summer dress

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

Hba
Glc

Shoes

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

Leisure

  • Cinema
  • Sports

Cinema

One ticket for an international release

Hobart
$15.33
Gold Coast
$11.43

Tennis court rental

One hour on weekend

Hba $4,070.74/mth
Glc $4,070.74/mth

Fitness club

Monthly fee for one adult

Hba $4,070.74/mth
Glc $4,070.74/mth