Federal budget 2023: Defence given $4.2b boost to support AUKUS subs program

Sarah Basford Canales
Updated May 9 2023 - 8:42pm, first published 7:30pm

Defence will get $4.2 billion over the decade to deliver the federal government's ambitious nuclear-powered submarine program.

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Sarah Basford Canales

Sarah Basford Canales

Politics and public sector reporter

I'm a federal politics and public sector reporter with an interest in national security, integrity and regulation. Contact me with general tips and thoughts at sarah.basfordcanales@canberratimes.com.au or confidential tips to sbasfordcanales@protonmail.com.

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