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Wellington vs Gold Coast
Wlg vs Glc

Average net salary (After tax)

Gold Coast
Wellington

Housing

  • Rent apartment
  • Buy apartment

Rent 1 bedroom apartment

Cost per month

In city centre
Glc
Wlg
Outside city centre
Glc
Wlg

Rent 3 bedroom apartment

Cost per month

In city centre
Glc
Wlg
Outside city centre
Glc
Wlg

Buy apartment

Price per m2

In city centre
Glc
Wlg
Outside city centre
Glc
Wlg

Mortgage rates

Gold Coast
4.5%
Wellington
5.5%
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Utilities

  • Basic Utilities
  • Internet & Phone

Basic utilities

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

Gold Coast
Wellington

Internet

60 Mbps or more, unlimited data, Cable/ADSL

Glc
Wlg

Mobile phone data

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

Glc
Wlg

Transport

  • Public Transport
  • Car

One-way ticket

Local transport

Glc
Wlg

Monthly pass

Regular price

Glc
Wlg

Fuel prices

Per Litre

Gold Coast
Wellington

Buying a new car

Volkswagen Golf 1.4 90KW Trendline (Or equivalent)

Glc
Wlg
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Groceries

  • Staples
  • Meat
  • Produce
  • Cigarettes

Staples

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

Pack of cigarettes

(Marlboro)

Gold Coast
Wellington

Meat & cheese

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

Vegetables

Potatoes 1kg
Glc
Wlg
Lettuce 1 head
Glc
Wlg
Tomatoes 1kg
Glc
Wlg

Fruit

Apples 1kg
Glc
Wlg
Oranges 1 head
Glc
Wlg
Bananas 1kg
Glc
Wlg

Eating Out

  • Food
  • Drinks

Meal for two

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

Mcdonalds McMeal

Or equivalent combo meal

Gold Coast
4.5%
Wellington
5.5%

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

Drinks

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

Alcohol

  • Beer
  • Wine

Domestic beer

Restaurant 0.5L draught
Glc
Wlg
Market 0.5L bottle
Glc
Wlg

Imported beer

Restaurant 0.33L bottle
Glc
Wlg
Market 0.33L bottle
Glc
Wlg

Bottle of wine

Mid-range, from supermarket

Gold Coast
5
Wellington

Clothing

  • Clothing
  • Shoes

Pair of jeans

Levis 501 or similar

Glc
Wlg

Summer dress

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

Glc
Wlg

Shoes

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

Leisure

  • Cinema
  • Sports

Cinema

One ticket for an international release

Gold Coast
$15.33
Wellington
$11.43

Tennis court rental

One hour on weekend

Glc $4,070.74/mth
Wlg $4,070.74/mth

Fitness club

Monthly fee for one adult

Glc $4,070.74/mth
Wlg $4,070.74/mth