Locum in Australia. Why wouldn't you?

Locum doctor in AUS

Australia is described as a diverse and dynamic country with a lot to offer. It is known for its beautiful beaches, iconic landscapes, and unique wildlife.

From beaches to rainforests we have thousands of locum roles Australia wide, so in the eloquent tongue of the folk down under "Why the bloody hell wouldn't ya?"

There are a number of reasons why many New Zealand doctors choose to travel to Australia to locum. Some of the main factors that may influence this decision include:

Australia offers doctors a high standard of living:

Australia consistently ranks highly in global comparisons of quality of life, with factors such as a strong economy, low crime rate, high levels of education and healthcare, and a robust social welfare system contributing to its attractiveness as a place to live.

Australia offers proximity and cultural similarities:

Australia and New Zealand are close neighbors, and the two countries share a number of cultural, historical, and linguistic ties. This proximity and familiarity may make Australia an attractive destination for New Zealanders seeking a new place to live.

Australia offers doctors great economic opportunities:

Australia has a strong and diverse economy, with a range of industries and sectors offering employment. This, along with higher rates of pay makes Australia an attractive destination for doctors.

Visit your family and personal connections:

Many New Zealanders have family or personal connections in Australia, which may influence their decision to move there.

If you are looking to live and work in Australia as a doctor, we can help, simply register, and let's have a chat about where you would like to go.

Likewise, If you are an Australian doctor wanting to live and work in New Zealand we have multiple opportunities New Zealand-wide. Find out more about working in the stunning country.

Locum doctors are earning up to $4000/day. How does your salary compare? Find out in our free 2024 Australian Doctor Job Market.
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Medrecruit Editorial Team
02 January 2023Article by Medrecruit Editorial TeamMedrecruit Editor