Hard Yakka

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Last month I told you that my article Hard Yakka and the Cost of Living in Australia appeared in the November edition of Australia and New Zealand magazine. It didn’t. What did appear in that magazine was the article I am about to print below, which is the third and final part of my miniseries [...]

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Current Rates Aussie yakka: One hour of hard yakka buys $35.74 of stuff. The UK yakka: One hour of hard yakka buys £13.64 of stuff. Click on the following link to see my original article on the hard yakka. As I mentioned in my article How Expensive is Australia last month, I realised I hadn’t [...]

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Current Rates Aussie yakka: One hour of hard yakka buys $32.80 of stuff. The UK yakka: One hour of hard yakka buys £15.06 of stuff. For updated rates as at December 2012, see my post Hard Yakka and the Cost of Living in Australia Allow me to explain…. Here in Australia it’s called hard yakka [...]