Country doctors enticed with free house, car and $500,000 salary

Nadine Morton
Updated October 21 2022 - 6:38am, first published 6:30am

A tiny outback town in Queensland is so desperate for a GP that they're offering a salary of more than $500,000 and free accommodation, and they're not the only town doing it.

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Nadine Morton

Nadine Morton

Senior journalist

Nadine Morton covers emergency services and breaking news for the Illawarra Mercury. She takes pride in regional journalism which she believes is crucial to informing our towns and cities. Have a story? Email her at

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