It was one of the bigger spends on regional health in recent history, with measures the government says will make immediate and tangible impacts.
The ag industry is expected to grow by $5 billion next year because of the measures taken in the budget, the Ag Minister says.
Building resilient regions was the core theme of the federal government's budget, with targeted spending on the two backbones of rural communities.
The Rural Doctors of Australia Association said it's a "game changer" for rural and remote primary care.
The new agency will provide support for disaster hit communities in both the short- and long-term recovery phases.
Vegan activists have targeted Greek Orthodox Easter celebrations, which have a strong tradition of celebratory meals of lamb.
BREAKING: China has suspended an economic framework with Australia, blaming the Morrison government for the deteriorating relationship.
Almost 43,000 more people went from the city to the country last year, more than double that in 2019.