Prices of Cameras in Australia and the United Kingdom are a topic that occasionally crops up.
Some prices checked today on one specific model, that is available in both countries, the Olympus Mju 5010 Digital Camera.
These prices are from… Read the rest
Canon Powershot A3100is Digital camera
As I am looking to buy a new basic camera, and I was looking at the Canon Powershot A3100is, I decided to check the prices in the UK in case it may be worth buying… Read the rest
Dyson Vacuum Cleaners in Australia
I often read that new migrants to Australia, from the UK, discuss the Dyson vacuum cleaners, and the prices of them locally.
As I was looking through a local retailers catalogue, I noticed they had… Read the rest
With bread being a pretty staple food item, the “Price of Bread in Australia” does seem to be a relatively important topic of some peoples conversations.
I used to buy my bread at the supermarkets, but it was always expensive,… Read the rest
A comparison between the two major supermarkets in each country, Woolworths in Australia/NZ and Tesco in the UK.
The following figures are an indication of comparisons taken from the 2009 and 2010 Annual reports of each company. Due to the… Read the rest
Just the other say someone mentioned to me that Australia does not have any BOGOF offers in the supermarkets. They were used to the Buy One Get One Free offers, and didn’t understand why Australia did not do them.
I… Read the rest
Not all properties in Australia use gas, in fact a large number are not in areas with piped gas lines.
Those that do get piped gas may pay prices such as these:
QLD governed maximum rates as at 1st July 2009… Read the rest
Buying Overseas and Shipping to Australia
Some things are worth buying overseas, and having shipped to Australia, although changes in the Foreign Exchange rates can have a major bearing on this.
Books are a very common item that are bought… Read the rest
Checking the online supermarkets on 27th March 2010, and I found the following same John West products in all three stores, one in Australia, and two in the UK.
At an exchange rate of 2.87 (not seen since 2003), these… Read the rest
A report that has been issued around the world has recently shown that Food prices have risen, during the last decade, by different amounts in different countries. The figures for Australia and the United Kingdom are shown as:
Aus: 41%… Read the rest
Lager in Australia is £2.89 GBP
Average using prices from 161 user(s).
Lager in United Kingdom is £2.68 GBP
Average using prices from 740 user(s).
Keep updated at: www.pintprice.com
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Looking at prices of External Hard Drives today, and listing some Australian prices at www.abcdiamond.com/australia, I decided to compare the same item in the UK.
Western Digital Elements 1TB External Hard Drive – Model: WDE1UBK10000
UK Price: £64.99 from Dell… Read the rest
The average Australian household electricity consumption is about 50% higher than the average UK household electricity consumption. This is based on data sourced from UK and Australian sources.
However, the cost of Electricity may be a different matter, depending on… Read the rest