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grey text = volunteer has not yet confirmed their intent to volunteer (please email confirmation of your intent to volunteer to staff@daisi.com.au).
black text = volunteer has confirmed intent to volunteer but volunteer’s application form for temporary registration, and/or necessary supporting documents have not yet been received by DAISI (please email to staff@daisi.com.au).
blue text = volunteer’s application for temporary registration with supporting documents has been sent to the relevant Registry Board and is still pending approval.
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trip # 1 August  2021 Colorectal Surgery
Itinerary Name Specialty Dates Origin Destination Confirmed
 Details Dr Gary McKay Colorectal Surgeon 2 August 7th August  2021 Westmead Private Hospital Alotau Hospital, PNG  Not yet
 Details  Dr Santee Santhanam  Colorectal Surgeon.  2nd August-7th August 2031 westmead Private Hospital Alotau Hospital, PNG.
This  one week trip will depart from Sydney domestic airport Sunday 1st August 6:05am Sunday 30th May, arriving Gurney Airport (Alotau) 4:45pm (2h55m stopover Brisbane, 2h5m stopover one Port Moresby)$687. (Total travel time 10h40m)

accommodation will be at Masurina Lodge

Volunteers then depart Gurney domestic Airport 7:25am, Sat 7th August arriving Sydney 4:35pm (1h15m stopover Port Moresby, 2h45m stopover in Cairns)

$855 (total travel time 9h10m)


There is also the option  of returning by a Boat, boarding Alotau 3pm and departing Alotau 5pm Friday 6th August, arriving Sydney 14th August.  $1400