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Wellington vs Hobart
Wlg vs Hba

Average net salary (After tax)

Hobart
Wellington

Housing

  • Rent apartment
  • Buy apartment

Rent 1 bedroom apartment

Cost per month

In city centre
Hba
Wlg
Outside city centre
Hba
Wlg

Rent 3 bedroom apartment

Cost per month

In city centre
Hba
Wlg
Outside city centre
Hba
Wlg

Buy apartment

Price per m2

In city centre
Hba
Wlg
Outside city centre
Hba
Wlg

Mortgage rates

Hobart
4.5%
Wellington
5.5%
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Utilities

  • Basic Utilities
  • Internet & Phone

Basic utilities

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

Hobart
Wellington

Internet

60 Mbps or more, unlimited data, Cable/ADSL

Hba
Wlg

Mobile phone data

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

Hba
Wlg

Transport

  • Public Transport
  • Car

One-way ticket

Local transport

Hba
Wlg

Monthly pass

Regular price

Hba
Wlg

Fuel prices

Per Litre

Hobart
Wellington

Buying a new car

Volkswagen Golf 1.4 90KW Trendline (Or equivalent)

Hba
Wlg
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Groceries

  • Staples
  • Meat
  • Produce
  • Cigarettes

Staples

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

Pack of cigarettes

(Marlboro)

Hobart
Wellington

Meat & cheese

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

Vegetables

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

Fruit

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

Eating Out

  • Food
  • Drinks

Meal for two

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

Mcdonalds McMeal

Or equivalent combo meal

Hobart
4.5%
Wellington
5.5%

Restaurant Prices in Hobart are 17.14% higher than in Wellington

Drinks

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

Alcohol

  • Beer
  • Wine

Domestic beer

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

Imported beer

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

Bottle of wine

Mid-range, from supermarket

Hobart
5
Wellington

Clothing

  • Clothing
  • Shoes

Pair of jeans

Levis 501 or similar

Hba
Wlg

Summer dress

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

Hba
Wlg

Shoes

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

Leisure

  • Cinema
  • Sports

Cinema

One ticket for an international release

Hobart
$15.33
Wellington
$11.43

Tennis court rental

One hour on weekend

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

Fitness club

Monthly fee for one adult

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