We're lucky to have stumbled upon this article from Domain. It's called First-Home Buyers Across Australia's Capital Cities: How They Saved Up for Their Deposit.
It shares some interesting stories. Here's one that we thought was really inspiring:
We did save a bit. We just kind of re-prioritised going out so we saved that for special occasions – for friends’ or families’ birthdays – instead of going out for dinner once or twice a week.
For more stories, check out the rest of the article...