Let’s take a look at some of the announcements made today.
In addition to the $1.6bil boost for health funding a further $100mil will go towards insulating homes over the next three years.
Almost $190mil will be put towards social development as a means of boosting staff numbers.
Rheumatic Fever will receive a further $21mil over 4 years.
Prostate Cancer funding will rise by $4.3mil, Diabetes and Heart Disease will receive $35.5mil while care for the elderly will get another $70mil.
Let's have a look now at the winners and losers in this year's Budget. Here's our political reporter, Maiki Sherman, with this report.