Centre for Remote Health

The Centre for Remote Health has partnered with Flinders University Nursing, Physiotherapy and Occupational Therapy schools and Charles Darwin School of Nursing to support student placements in terms of accommodation, a one-day Introduction to Central Australian Aboriginal Cultures and Context, access to a vehicle and academic support for students.

Students from outside these universities and disciplines are encouraged to contact Annie Farthing at the Centre for Remote Health to facilitate placements with a focus on multi-disciplinary practice.

Placement locations and organisations

  • Alice Springs Hospital
  • Western Desert Dialysis
  • Tennant Creek Hospital
  • Remote Community clinics – please see community details on the RAHC website
  • Community health services
  • Central Australian Remote Health Services
  • Top End Remote Health Services
  • Aboriginal Community Controlled Health Services
  • Alice Springs Pharmacies
  • Aged care services
  • Disability services
  • Mental Health services
  • Privately operated allied health services (Physiotherapy, Podiatry)

Other Information


If you are interested in a placement in Central Australia, please contact This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it. Tel: +61 8 8951 4752

Alice Springs Campus Location

Flinders University

Charles Darwin University