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Hobart vs Gold Coast
Hba vs Glc

Average net salary (After tax)

Gold Coast
Hobart

Housing

  • Rent apartment
  • Buy apartment

Rent 1 bedroom apartment

Cost per month

In city centre
Glc
Hba
Outside city centre
Glc
Hba

Rent 3 bedroom apartment

Cost per month

In city centre
Glc
Hba
Outside city centre
Glc
Hba

Buy apartment

Price per m2

In city centre
Glc
Hba
Outside city centre
Glc
Hba

Mortgage rates

Gold Coast
4.5%
Hobart
5.5%
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Utilities

  • Basic Utilities
  • Internet & Phone

Basic utilities

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

Gold Coast
Hobart

Internet

60 Mbps or more, unlimited data, Cable/ADSL

Glc
Hba

Mobile phone data

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

Glc
Hba

Transport

  • Public Transport
  • Car

One-way ticket

Local transport

Glc
Hba

Monthly pass

Regular price

Glc
Hba

Fuel prices

Per Litre

Gold Coast
Hobart

Buying a new car

Volkswagen Golf 1.4 90KW Trendline (Or equivalent)

Glc
Hba
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Groceries

  • Staples
  • Meat
  • Produce
  • Cigarettes

Staples

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

Pack of cigarettes

(Marlboro)

Gold Coast
Hobart

Meat & cheese

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

Vegetables

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

Fruit

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

Eating Out

  • Food
  • Drinks

Meal for two

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

Mcdonalds McMeal

Or equivalent combo meal

Gold Coast
4.5%
Hobart
5.5%

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

Drinks

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

Alcohol

  • Beer
  • Wine

Domestic beer

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

Imported beer

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

Bottle of wine

Mid-range, from supermarket

Gold Coast
5
Hobart

Clothing

  • Clothing
  • Shoes

Pair of jeans

Levis 501 or similar

Glc
Hba

Summer dress

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

Glc
Hba

Shoes

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

Leisure

  • Cinema
  • Sports

Cinema

One ticket for an international release

Gold Coast
$15.33
Hobart
$11.43

Tennis court rental

One hour on weekend

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

Fitness club

Monthly fee for one adult

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