Rural Health Workforce Australia is the peak body for the state and territory Rural Workforce Agencies. Our not-for-profit Network attracts, recruits and supports health professionals for rural and remote communities.

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Go Rural Events

 

Taste life as a rural health professional at a variety of Go Rural events being held across Australia in 2017.

Outback immersion experiences, regional bus tours and clinical skills days are all part of a national campaign that offers smart insights for emerging health professionals.

These events are hosted by the national network of Rural Workforce Agencies in partnership with Rural Health Workforce Australia and are funded by the Australian Government's Department of Health.


GO RURAL VICTORIA

Go Rural Leadership 4 February, Gisborne

(medical, nursing and allied health students + early career professionals)

Hosted by RWAV


GO RURAL NEW SOUTH WALES

Go Rural Experience Weekend 24-26 February in North West NSW:
Tamworth, Boggabri and Narrabri

(medical, nursing and allied health students)

Hosted by NSW Rural Doctors Network


GO RURAL QUEENSLAND

Go Rural Experience Day 4 March at Beaudesert

(medical, nursing and allied health students)

Hosted by Health Workforce Queensland


GO RURAL NORTHERN TERRITORY

Go Rural NT 15-19 March at various sites in the Top End:
Darwin, Batchelor. Litchfield, Katherine and Barunga

(medical, nursing, allied health students & Cert IV Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander Primary Health Care)

Hosted by Northern Territory PHN


GO RURAL WESTERN AUSTRALIA

Go Rural Immersion Experience 17-19 March in Shire of Moora

(final year medical, nursing and allied health students)

Hosted by Rural Health West


GO RURAL TASMANIA

Go Rural Derby 18 March, mountain biking + emergency scenarios 

(UTAS medical students)

Hosted by HR+