Try looking on www.centrelink.gov.au to find out what you may be entitled to.
Here is the contact information for International Services:-
How can I find out more information on Centrelink International Services?
View the Centrelink International Services factsheet in the We Speak Your Language section of the website.
Telephone: 13 1673 from within Australia or +61 3 6222 3455 if you are overseas.
Fax: (03) 6222 2799 from within Australia and +61 3 6222 2799 if you are overseas.
Mail: Centrelink International Services at GPO Box 273, Hobart TAS 7001, Australia
It really depends on whether you are on a temporary absence & intend on coming back to Australia & also how long you have been away for & if you have returned here for any length of time.
If it is just Family Tax Benefit you are looking at, go to the main page on www.centrelink.gov.au & do a search on Family Tax Benefit, then scroll down & you will see
Do I still get Family Tax Benefit Part A if I go Overseas?
Do I still get Family Tax Benefit Part B if I go Overseas?
Hope that helps!
This message was edited by Zippy1 on Monday, 23 May 2005 @ 10:16 PM