Next Five Program

Next Five Program

RACGP National New Fellows

Navigating Your First Five Years of RACGP Fellowship

Congratulations on achieving Fellowship of the RACGP. We recognise all the sacrifice and hard work that has gone into your general practice journey.

Transitioning from a being a GP in training to an independent, practising GP is a major career (and life) changing milestone.

The Next Five Program aims to extend this support to New Fellows as they navigate their first few years of unsupervised practice.

To help guide you through the first five years after attaining Fellowship, we’ve designed this dedicated hub for all things New Fellows.

So, you’ve Fellowed – what’s next? 

Let’s Get Started

We’re here to support the next generation of leaders in Australian general practice. 


Join the National New Fellows Facebook group and stay in touch with your state/territory faculty

Health and wellbeing

Make sure you’re looking after yourself as well as you look after your patients

Events, activities and professional development

Maintain and improve your professional knowledge and skills

Practical information

Guidelines, standards, policies and resources


Your home of member benefits and rewards

Transition to Fellowship Checklist

Use our transition to Fellowship checklist to ensure you're well equipped as a New Fellow

Member benefits

RACGP membership comes with a wealth of exclusive benefits, including access to news tailored to GPs, employment opportunities, the latest research, high-quality professional development, and savings on supplies and services for your personal and professional life.