Live and Work as a GP in Ashburton

Live and Work as a GP in Ashburton

Located within the heart of New Zealand's Canterbury region, framed by the Southern Alps, lies Ashburton. A lesser-known area compared to New Zealand's larger cities, more and more people from the UK are choosing to relocate to this charming town and here's why...

Affordable Housing – Ashburton typically has more affordable housing options compared to larger cities, making it an attractive choice for home buyers and renters.

A Warm, Welcoming, Strong Community – The town has a close-knit community where the neighbours are more than just neighbours – they’re friends. The town boasts a vibrant social scene, with local events, markets, and festivals. Whether you're catching up over coffee at a cosy café or cheering on the local sports team, you’ll always feel like part of the family in Ashburton.

Natural Beauty at your doorstep -  Ashburton is surrounded by breathtaking natural beauty, providing ample opportunities for outdoor recreation. Residents can enjoy activities such as hiking, fishing, skiing, and boating in nearby rivers, lakes, and mountains.

Agricultural Heritage – Ashburton boasts a deep agricultural legacy, providing residents with a profound connection to the land and abundant opportunities to immerse themselves in rural living. From exploring local farms and vibrant farmers' markets to attending agricultural events, residents can gain firsthand insight into farming practices and indulge in the bounty of fresh, locally-grown produce.

Small Town Charm With Big City Amenities – Despite its rural setting, Ashburton has a range of amenities and services, including healthcare facilities, schools, shops, restaurants, and recreational facilities. This ensures that residents have access to essential services without having to travel long distances. Plus, with Christchurch being a short drive away, you will have access to even more shopping, dining, and entertainment options whenever the mood strikes.

Work-Life Balance - The relaxed pace of life in Ashburton allows residents to enjoy a better work-life balance. With less congestion and shorter commutes, residents have more time with family, and pursue leisure activities.

Whether you’re a GP embarking on a new chapter with your family, embracing retirement, or simply craving a shift in scenery - get in touch!

 Aarron Holden on +44 7385 949 928 or email








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