Midwest - Exmouth

Vacancy Number: 874

General Practitioner

DPA/DWS location - permanent part time or fly in-fly out general practitioner required for this practice in the picturesque town of Exmouth. This role would suit a semi-retired practitioner looking for a sea change and part time work, or a practitioner wanting full time challenging work, with the rewarding lifestyle Exmouth offers. This new practice is nestled in a region that is known for its tourist attractions, such as Ningaloo Reef, Coral Bay and Cape Range National Park. With clear blue waters on your door step for fishing, diving, snorkelling and surfing, Exmouth will certainly not disappoint. The general practitioner role will involve home visits, but no nursing home visits. Procedural skills are not required, nor are admitting rights, with optional on-call to be decided by the successful candidate.

The Practice Private, solo practice.
The Requirements
  • Surgery: Desirable
  • Other Skills: On call optional.
The Package
  • Remuneration: Employment package will be negotiated with the successful candidate at time of employment, and very flexible options available.
  • Agreement: Independent contractor arrangement.
Map of Midwest


Covering an area of some 470,000 square kilometres, the Midwest region extends from the outback to the ocean. The economic base for the region centres on mining, agriculture, fishing and tourism. Attractions include internationally recognised windsurfing beaches, wildflowers and a rich maritime history of mutiny and shipwrecks.

The region has a population of more than 50,000 people. More than half is based in the City of Geraldton, the region’s commercial, administrative and service centre, around four hours drive north of Perth.

The coastal part of the region enjoys a Mediterranean climate, while the inland experiences warm, dry summers and cool winters.

There are approximately 80 doctors in the region, including private general practitioners, specialists and doctors employed by the hospital and the Aboriginal Medical Service.