Cost of living in Gold Coast (Australia) is 6% more expensive than in Akita (Japan)
WARNING! This comparison is based on only a few data points. At this point it is only a guess. It is based on 367 prices entered by 40 different people.
For example, you would need at least ¥262,438 (AU$3,226) in Gold Coast to maintain the same standard of living that you can have with ¥248,000 in Akita.