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Hobart vs Wellington
Hba vs Wlg

Average net salary (After tax)

Wellington
Hobart

Housing

  • Rent apartment
  • Buy apartment

Rent 1 bedroom apartment

Cost per month

In city centre
Wlg
Hba
Outside city centre
Wlg
Hba

Rent 3 bedroom apartment

Cost per month

In city centre
Wlg
Hba
Outside city centre
Wlg
Hba

Buy apartment

Price per m2

In city centre
Wlg
Hba
Outside city centre
Wlg
Hba

Mortgage rates

Wellington
4.5%
Hobart
5.5%
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Utilities

  • Basic Utilities
  • Internet & Phone

Basic utilities

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

Wellington
Hobart

Internet

60 Mbps or more, unlimited data, Cable/ADSL

Wlg
Hba

Mobile phone data

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

Wlg
Hba

Transport

  • Public Transport
  • Car

One-way ticket

Local transport

Wlg
Hba

Monthly pass

Regular price

Wlg
Hba

Fuel prices

Per Litre

Wellington
Hobart

Buying a new car

Volkswagen Golf 1.4 90KW Trendline (Or equivalent)

Wlg
Hba
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Groceries

  • Staples
  • Meat
  • Produce
  • Cigarettes

Staples

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

Pack of cigarettes

(Marlboro)

Wellington
Hobart

Meat & cheese

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

Vegetables

Potatoes 1kg
Wlg
Hba
Lettuce 1 head
Wlg
Hba
Tomatoes 1kg
Wlg
Hba

Fruit

Apples 1kg
Wlg
Hba
Oranges 1 head
Wlg
Hba
Bananas 1kg
Wlg
Hba

Eating Out

  • Food
  • Drinks

Meal for two

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

Mcdonalds McMeal

Or equivalent combo meal

Wellington
4.5%
Hobart
5.5%

Restaurant Prices in Wellington are 17.14% higher than in Hobart

Drinks

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

Alcohol

  • Beer
  • Wine

Domestic beer

Restaurant 0.5L draught
Wlg
Hba
Market 0.5L bottle
Wlg
Hba

Imported beer

Restaurant 0.33L bottle
Wlg
Hba
Market 0.33L bottle
Wlg
Hba

Bottle of wine

Mid-range, from supermarket

Wellington
5
Hobart

Clothing

  • Clothing
  • Shoes

Pair of jeans

Levis 501 or similar

Wlg
Hba

Summer dress

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

Wlg
Hba

Shoes

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

Leisure

  • Cinema
  • Sports

Cinema

One ticket for an international release

Wellington
$15.33
Hobart
$11.43

Tennis court rental

One hour on weekend

Wlg $4,070.74/mth
Hba $4,070.74/mth

Fitness club

Monthly fee for one adult

Wlg $4,070.74/mth
Hba $4,070.74/mth