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Perth vs Hobart
Per vs Hba

Average net salary (After tax)

Hobart
Perth

Housing

  • Rent apartment
  • Buy apartment

Rent 1 bedroom apartment

Cost per month

In city centre
Hba
Per
Outside city centre
Hba
Per

Rent 3 bedroom apartment

Cost per month

In city centre
Hba
Per
Outside city centre
Hba
Per

Buy apartment

Price per m2

In city centre
Hba
Per
Outside city centre
Hba
Per

Mortgage rates

Hobart
4.5%
Perth
5.5%
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Utilities

  • Basic Utilities
  • Internet & Phone

Basic utilities

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

Hobart
Perth

Internet

60 Mbps or more, unlimited data, Cable/ADSL

Hba
Per

Mobile phone data

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

Hba
Per

Transport

  • Public Transport
  • Car

One-way ticket

Local transport

Hba
Per

Monthly pass

Regular price

Hba
Per

Fuel prices

Per Litre

Hobart
Perth

Buying a new car

Volkswagen Golf 1.4 90KW Trendline (Or equivalent)

Hba
Per
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Groceries

  • Staples
  • Meat
  • Produce
  • Cigarettes

Staples

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

Pack of cigarettes

(Marlboro)

Hobart
Perth

Meat & cheese

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

Vegetables

Potatoes 1kg
Hba
Per
Lettuce 1 head
Hba
Per
Tomatoes 1kg
Hba
Per

Fruit

Apples 1kg
Hba
Per
Oranges 1 head
Hba
Per
Bananas 1kg
Hba
Per

Eating Out

  • Food
  • Drinks

Meal for two

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

Mcdonalds McMeal

Or equivalent combo meal

Hobart
4.5%
Perth
5.5%

Restaurant Prices in Hobart are 17.14% higher than in Perth

Drinks

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

Alcohol

  • Beer
  • Wine

Domestic beer

Restaurant 0.5L draught
Hba
Per
Market 0.5L bottle
Hba
Per

Imported beer

Restaurant 0.33L bottle
Hba
Per
Market 0.33L bottle
Hba
Per

Bottle of wine

Mid-range, from supermarket

Hobart
5
Perth

Clothing

  • Clothing
  • Shoes

Pair of jeans

Levis 501 or similar

Hba
Per

Summer dress

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

Hba
Per

Shoes

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

Leisure

  • Cinema
  • Sports

Cinema

One ticket for an international release

Hobart
$15.33
Perth
$11.43

Tennis court rental

One hour on weekend

Hba $4,070.74/mth
Per $4,070.74/mth

Fitness club

Monthly fee for one adult

Hba $4,070.74/mth
Per $4,070.74/mth