Working families have done the heavy lifting that has helped make Australia the prosperous nation it is today. But rising cost‑of‑living pressures mean many families are now doing it tough. The Government understands this and is taking action by delivering a $55 billion Working Families Support Package.
The Government's $55 billion Working Families Support Package will target those Australians who have been working hard to build a future for their families but are now finding it harder and harder to balance the family budget.
In this Budget, the Rudd Government delivers for these families by:
This is a Budget that delivers for the working families of our nation.