Aussie mumsnetters - how expensive is it?

(130 Posts)
feeltheforce Tue 09-Apr-13 20:34:29

We have our visas and are planning to move later this year/early next year but people keep telling us - don't!

Several people we know who have visited family have said it is eye watering and their relations are struggling to make ends meet.

I am now having serious second thoughts as the salaries in my husband's profession seem lower. I'd really like some honest advice from the ground smile

Thank you.

SavoyCabbage Wed 01-May-13 03:04:42
SavoyCabbage Wed 01-May-13 03:10:34

Worst link ever!

That was supposed to be google maps. Get the little orange man to walk along some of the streets. I just picked a couple of random ones

Drayton Crescent
Smedley Road
Rainbow Valley

feeltheforce Wed 01-May-13 13:07:06

Thanks savoy. Do lots of people commute into the CBD. I got the impression that people all lived in central suburbs.

Anyone know anything about the Dandenongs (Belgrave etc)? That looked nice on a map.

SavoyCabbage Wed 01-May-13 13:20:08

Yes definitely commutable, if that's a word. Straight on to the Eastlink. Or drive to a train station.

feeltheforce Wed 01-May-13 14:38:51

Just been looking at it on google earth!

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