90 Years of the Flying Doctor
Still here and still needed.
The Royal Flying Doctor Service has come a long way in 90 years. See our 90 year timeline and add your own memories of the Flying Doctor.
Latest news stories
Rural Mental Health Crisis22 Jan 2018
In the last year the Flying Doctors have seen 24,500 people to provide mental health counselling. "We could double or triple that service tomorrow and still not touch the surface," Mr Laverty said.Read full story
RFDS responds to helicopter crash victims at Red Centre18 Jan 2018
The Royal Flying Doctor Service (RFDS) undertook the aeromedical retrieval of four people on-board a helicopter when it crashed last night (17 January) near Yulara, close to Uluru in the Northern Territory.Read full story
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