In our articles you will find news, views and issues from around New Zealand.  We also profile some of our placements so that you can see and experience what living and working in New Zealand is really like. 

Picture:  Mt Manganui beach

Latest Updates

  • Big Move to the Country

    Date published
    10 Feb 2016

    Moving to the Wairarapa gave nurse practitioner Rachael Pretorius a crash course in treating some interesting injuries.

  • GP Chooses Rural over Urban

    Date published
    4 Feb 2016

    Dr Ruth Alberts recently started work as the only doctor at the Lawrence Rural Health Centre.

  • 2016 pay dates

    Date published
    7 Jan 2016

    Happy New Year! We hope you're feeling relaxed and refreshed after a sunny Christmas.

    A note of our 2016 pay dates can be found here.

  • Plans for an integrated future

    Date published
    17 Nov 2015

    The Ministry of Health plans to integrate general practice and community pharmacy leadership.

  • National Rural Health Conference 2016

    Date published
    17 Nov 2015

    Early Bird registration is now open for the 2016 conference. Click here to visit the conference website and to register or view the programme. 

    The 2016 conference theme is "Wai Ora, Healthy Environments".



  • Meet NZLocums in the UK!

    Date published
    17 Nov 2015

    If you're interested in working as a GP in New Zealand then come and meet us in Manchester. Find out more >


  • Consultations in Toronto, ON

    Date published
    22 Oct 2015

    Come along and meet us for your very own consultation. Find out about working in New Zealand as a Family Physician and how we can help you find your perfect placement. Read more >


  • NZLocums recruits its first permanent NP

    Date published
    25 Sep 2015

    In a first-ever recruitment appointment NZLocums has placed a Nurse Practitioner into a permanent role in a New Zealand rural general practice.

  • Happy beginnings for Dr Myhre & family

    Date published
    24 Sep 2015

    Dr Nikki Myhre and family have quickly settled in to New Zealand with the kids loving the parks and Nikki glad to be away from the USA health system.

  • The crew from September's orientation!

    Date published
    18 Sep 2015

    This month we've welcomed seven GPs and their families to New Zealand.