Students on placement in Alice Springs
Students on placement in Alice Springs

Placement opportunities

The Centre for Remote Health offers assistance in arranging professional experience placements for Nursing and Allied Health students in Central Australia. 

Possible placement opportunities include: Nursing, Midwifery, Physiotherapy, Pharmacy, Dentistry, Optometry, Podiatry, Disability Care, Radiography, Audiology, Nutrition and Dietetics.

Placement locations include:

  • Alice Springs Hospital
  • Health clinics in remote communities
  • Private clinics
  • Public health departments

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Read about Flinders NT student placement experiences


Student accommodation in Alice Springs
Student accommodation in Alice Springs

Student accommodation

Subsidised accommodation is available for students undertaking placements and study in Central Australia. Student accommodation includes single and shared rooms in furnished apartments and houses.

Accommodation Features

  • Convenient location 
  • Utilities included (electricity, gas, water) 
  • Linen and towels provided
  • Free WIFI access
  • Communal kitchen, laundry and living area
  • Most with outdoor courtyard

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What staff and students love 

  • Beanie Festival
  • Old Timers Fete
  • Henley on Todd Regatta
  • Camel Cup
  • Todd Mall Markets
  • Simpsons Gap
  • Ormiston Gorge
  • Climbing Mount Gillen
  • Montey's 

Useful links

About Alice Springs

Primary Health Networks (PHN) community profiles

Other Flinders NT placement locations

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