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A Whakatāne-based practice is currently offering a permanent General Practitioner (GP) position. The role allows for flexible weekly sessions without any on-call duties, hospital work, or involvement in PRIME services. Moreover, the practice provides an attractive compensation package, including relocation assistance and other benefits.


Whakatāne, nestled in New Zealand’s Bay of Plenty region, is a vibrant coastal town celebrated for its stunning landscapes, rich Māori heritage, and outdoor adventures. Situated along the shores of the Pacific Ocean and the banks of the Whakatāne River, it offers a picturesque setting for exploration.

The town is renowned for its connection to Māori culture, with attractions like Mataatua Wharenui, a beautifully carved ancestral meeting house, showcasing the region’s indigenous heritage. The Whakatāne District Museum and Gallery provides insights into the area’s history and natural environment.

Whakatāne is a gateway to the enchanting White Island, New Zealand’s most active volcano, offering boat tours and helicopter flights for visitors to experience its unique volcanic landscapes.

The surrounding region is a playground for outdoor enthusiasts, with opportunities for fishing, diving, kayaking, and hiking. The nearby Ohiwa Harbour and Moutohora (Whale Island) Marine Reserve are popular destinations for wildlife encounters and scenic beauty.

With its blend of cultural richness, natural wonders, and outdoor activities, Whakatāne offers an unforgettable experience for travelers exploring the Bay of Plenty.

See more of the region here.

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