Cost of living in Geelong (Australia) is 49% more expensive than in Alor Star (Malaysia)
WARNING! This comparison is based on only a few data points. At this point it is only a guess. It is based on 111 prices entered by 13 different people.
For example, you would need at least RM5,229 (AU$1,768) in Geelong to maintain the same standard of living that you can have with RM3,500 in Alor Star.