david.lyon at hackerpads.com
Fri Nov 8 08:04:49 EST 2013
On 2013-11-07 21:08, Robyn Willison wrote:
> A pensioner earns approximately $600 a fortnight before any living
> Gina Reinhardt earns $**** I don't know how much a fortnight.
> But we both pay the same?
Like many things, the conference pricing is perhaps based on a 'cost
plus' basis. Costs are divided amonst participants. It doesn't cost
anymore to have Gina along than a pensioner - conversely - it doesn't
cost any less.
Yes, it could be a struggle for a pensioner to find the money for this,
but equally so a younger person with a family, mortgage, kids etc.
There were a few older people who volunteered last year to help out.
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