LIVING COST

 

TYPE OF COST

COST:

ACCOMODATION

Hotels & Guesthouses

Shared Rental 

On Campus

Homestay

Rental

Boarding School

$90 to $150 per week (pw)

$85 to $215

$90 to $280 pw

$235 to $325 pw

$165 to $440 pw

$11,000 ti $22,000 per year


OTHER LIVING EXPENSES

Groceries & eating out

Gas, Electricity

phone & Internet

Public Transport

Car (after purchase)

Entertainment

$80 to $280 pw

$35 to $140 pw

$20 to $55 pw

$15 to $55 pw

$10 to $260 pw

$80 to $150 pw

 

EDUCATION COST

 
 

TYPE OF COST:

School

English Language Studies

Vocational Education (Certificates I to IV, Diploma's & Advanced Diploma's)

Undergraduate Bachelor Degree

Postgraduate Master's Degree

Doctoral Degree

COST:

$7,8000 to $30,000

250 pw dependent on course

$5,000 to $32,500

 

$15,000 to $33,000* PA

$20,000 to $37,000* PA

$14,000 to $37,000 PA

 

*Precludes high value courses such as Veterinary and Medical. 

You must demonstrate to the Department of Immigration and Border Protection that you can meet the minimum cost of living in Australia which is estimated at:

$19,830 (you), $6,940 (partner), $2970 (child)

 

EMERGENCY SERVICES

Emergency Service

Phone

City of Greater Geelong After Hours Emergency Service

Police Emergencies

Fire Emergencies

Ambulance Emergencies

Country Fire Authority

Victoria State Emergency Service (storms and floods only)

Geelong Hospital Emergency Department

Geelong Hospital General Enquiries

Victorian Government Nurse on Call

Department of Human Services (Victoria)

Bureau of Meteorology Land Weather and Flood Warnings

Vic Roads (to report traffic hazards)

03 5272 5272

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132 500

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1300 659 217

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