There has never been a better time to join the thousands leaving capital cities for the beauty of life in regional Australia.

Are you sick of the energy-sapping daily commute, soaring property prices and living on top of your neighbours?

Would buying your own home and being part of a genuine community appeal?

The opportunity to work remotely in many roles is allowing people to rethink where they call home, and opening up a world of possibilities.

Whether you want to stay in your current position or explore opportunities to work in one of hundreds of local communities, often within reach of major metropolitan hubs, the opportunities are there.

Employers all over the country are on the hunt for suitable people who can bring their skills and are open to a change in lifestyle.

There is a wide range of skills and experience required, in businesses where you can make an incredible difference while also enjoying all that life has to offer in regional Australia.

Beautiful towns and cities are embracing new residents, so start your search below.


Shift Regional is a digital platform and associated recruitment service that connects skilled workers with employers in regional areas of Australia.

By registering your interest in and willingness to move to a regional city or town, you are taking the first step toward a rewarding new career and the start of a wonderful new lifestyle.

Shift will review your skills, experience and qualifications and then work to match you with an employer that needs your particular skill set.

The service is FREE.

It only takes a couple of minutes to provide a few personal details, select which areas of Regional Australia you are willing to move to, list your primary skill and then allow Shift to market you to an employer in your nominated region.