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A General Practitioner is needed for a short-term role at a practice based in Owaka. The role starts on July 1st and ends on August 30th, 2024. The practice is offering $600.00 per session for 8 sessions per week. The patient management system used is Medtech32 and there is no on-call work involved.

Additionally, the practice is able to offer vehicle and accommodation assistance if required.


Owaka, a rural township located in the South Island of New Zealand, is a gateway to the spectacular Catlins region. Owaka is surrounded by lush landscapes and offers a serene escape into nature with its proximity to stunning coastal cliffs, hidden waterfalls, and native forests.

The Catlins region is renowned for its abundant wildlife, and Owaka provides access to the iconic Nugget Point Lighthouse, a prime spot for observing seals, sea lions, and diverse bird species.

Owaka itself exudes a peaceful and community-oriented ambiance. The town’s main street features local shops, cafes, and the Owaka Museum, offering insights into the area’s history and natural heritage.

Visitors can explore nearby gems like Purakaunui Falls, a cascading waterfall nestled in pristine rainforest, and the rugged beaches of Surat Bay, where sea lions often bask in the sun.

With its rural charm, proximity to breathtaking natural wonders, and a welcoming community, Owaka is a delightful stop for those seeking an authentic experience in the heart of the Catlins.

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