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Newcastle vs Gold Coast
Ntl vs Glc

Average net salary (After tax)

Gold Coast
Newcastle

Housing

  • Rent apartment
  • Buy apartment

Rent 1 bedroom apartment

Cost per month

In city centre
Glc
Ntl
Outside city centre
Glc
Ntl

Rent 3 bedroom apartment

Cost per month

In city centre
Glc
Ntl
Outside city centre
Glc
Ntl

Buy apartment

Price per m2

In city centre
Glc
Ntl
Outside city centre
Glc
Ntl

Mortgage rates

Gold Coast
4.5%
Newcastle
5.5%
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Utilities

  • Basic Utilities
  • Internet & Phone

Basic utilities

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

Gold Coast
Newcastle

Internet

60 Mbps or more, unlimited data, Cable/ADSL

Glc
Ntl

Mobile phone data

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

Glc
Ntl

Transport

  • Public Transport
  • Car

One-way ticket

Local transport

Glc
Ntl

Monthly pass

Regular price

Glc
Ntl

Fuel prices

Per Litre

Gold Coast
Newcastle

Buying a new car

Volkswagen Golf 1.4 90KW Trendline (Or equivalent)

Glc
Ntl
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Groceries

  • Staples
  • Meat
  • Produce
  • Cigarettes

Staples

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

Pack of cigarettes

(Marlboro)

Gold Coast
Newcastle

Meat & cheese

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

Vegetables

Potatoes 1kg
Glc
Ntl
Lettuce 1 head
Glc
Ntl
Tomatoes 1kg
Glc
Ntl

Fruit

Apples 1kg
Glc
Ntl
Oranges 1 head
Glc
Ntl
Bananas 1kg
Glc
Ntl

Eating Out

  • Food
  • Drinks

Meal for two

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

Mcdonalds McMeal

Or equivalent combo meal

Gold Coast
4.5%
Newcastle
5.5%

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

Drinks

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

Alcohol

  • Beer
  • Wine

Domestic beer

Restaurant 0.5L draught
Glc
Ntl
Market 0.5L bottle
Glc
Ntl

Imported beer

Restaurant 0.33L bottle
Glc
Ntl
Market 0.33L bottle
Glc
Ntl

Bottle of wine

Mid-range, from supermarket

Gold Coast
5
Newcastle

Clothing

  • Clothing
  • Shoes

Pair of jeans

Levis 501 or similar

Glc
Ntl

Summer dress

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

Glc
Ntl

Shoes

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

Leisure

  • Cinema
  • Sports

Cinema

One ticket for an international release

Gold Coast
$15.33
Newcastle
$11.43

Tennis court rental

One hour on weekend

Glc $4,070.74/mth
Ntl $4,070.74/mth

Fitness club

Monthly fee for one adult

Glc $4,070.74/mth
Ntl $4,070.74/mth