Explore the dramatically beautiful landscapes of the Northern Territory and the Tiwi Islands as you learn about the history and practice of midwifery in the region.
From Darwin, travel to the remote Tiwi Islands and back. Continue to Katherine and into stunning Kakadu before returning to Darwin at the end of the tour. Cruise beautiful gorges and the Adelaide River, mingle in Mindil Markets, explore spectacular waterfalls and swim in hot springs and learn about local culture and history ranging from ancient times to the modern day.
FULL REFUND FOR COVID CANCELLATIONS
You can book on this tour secure in the knowledge that if you have to cancel due to Covid-related border closures, you will receive a 100% refund. This refund applies up until the day of departure.
This tour is eligible for CPD. Partners are very welcome.
Ruth King is currently working as a Senior Project Officer for the Nursing and Midwifery Office in ACT Health Directorate. Prior to this role Ruth was a Midwifery Advisor and manager of the Education Unit for the Australian College of Midwives (ACM), the peak professional body for Midwives in Australia, a role she held for over 7 years. In her spare time she works clinically as a midwife through Your Nursing Agency at a variety of maternity services around South Australia. Prior to working for the ACM Ruth worked in a midwifery continuity of care caseload model at the Women’s and Children’s Hospital, Adelaide. In this time she completed her Honours looking at practices and perspectives of healthcare providers when women wish to east during labour.
Ruth has travelled widely around Australia, the United Kingdom and Europe and in 2019 led a Jon Baines midwifery tour through Sri Lanka.
Ground only cost is $3,480 pp sharing