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Newcastle vs Hobart
Ntl vs Hba

Average net salary (After tax)

Hobart
Newcastle

Housing

  • Rent apartment
  • Buy apartment

Rent 1 bedroom apartment

Cost per month

In city centre
Hba
Ntl
Outside city centre
Hba
Ntl

Rent 3 bedroom apartment

Cost per month

In city centre
Hba
Ntl
Outside city centre
Hba
Ntl

Buy apartment

Price per m2

In city centre
Hba
Ntl
Outside city centre
Hba
Ntl

Mortgage rates

Hobart
4.5%
Newcastle
5.5%
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Utilities

  • Basic Utilities
  • Internet & Phone

Basic utilities

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

Hobart
Newcastle

Internet

60 Mbps or more, unlimited data, Cable/ADSL

Hba
Ntl

Mobile phone data

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

Hba
Ntl

Transport

  • Public Transport
  • Car

One-way ticket

Local transport

Hba
Ntl

Monthly pass

Regular price

Hba
Ntl

Fuel prices

Per Litre

Hobart
Newcastle

Buying a new car

Volkswagen Golf 1.4 90KW Trendline (Or equivalent)

Hba
Ntl
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Groceries

  • Staples
  • Meat
  • Produce
  • Cigarettes

Staples

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

Pack of cigarettes

(Marlboro)

Hobart
Newcastle

Meat & cheese

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

Vegetables

Potatoes 1kg
Hba
Ntl
Lettuce 1 head
Hba
Ntl
Tomatoes 1kg
Hba
Ntl

Fruit

Apples 1kg
Hba
Ntl
Oranges 1 head
Hba
Ntl
Bananas 1kg
Hba
Ntl

Eating Out

  • Food
  • Drinks

Meal for two

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

Mcdonalds McMeal

Or equivalent combo meal

Hobart
4.5%
Newcastle
5.5%

Restaurant Prices in Hobart are 17.14% higher than in Newcastle

Drinks

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

Alcohol

  • Beer
  • Wine

Domestic beer

Restaurant 0.5L draught
Hba
Ntl
Market 0.5L bottle
Hba
Ntl

Imported beer

Restaurant 0.33L bottle
Hba
Ntl
Market 0.33L bottle
Hba
Ntl

Bottle of wine

Mid-range, from supermarket

Hobart
5
Newcastle

Clothing

  • Clothing
  • Shoes

Pair of jeans

Levis 501 or similar

Hba
Ntl

Summer dress

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

Hba
Ntl

Shoes

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

Leisure

  • Cinema
  • Sports

Cinema

One ticket for an international release

Hobart
$15.33
Newcastle
$11.43

Tennis court rental

One hour on weekend

Hba $4,070.74/mth
Ntl $4,070.74/mth

Fitness club

Monthly fee for one adult

Hba $4,070.74/mth
Ntl $4,070.74/mth