Facts & Figures

Highlights of the last year

The Flying Doctor is helping someone every 2 minutes of every day

young girl being treated in a plane

283,188

‚ÄčTotal patient contacts were made through RFDS clinics, aeromedical transports and telehealth consultations

telehealth consultations

62,712

Patients in rural and remote areas used our telehealth services

nurse clinic

14,432

Nurse, GP and Dental clinics were conducted across Australia

Graphic: plane in the sunset

Our fleet of 68 aircraft flew 26,157,502 kilometres just last year

That's the equivalent of 34 trips to the moon and back, or more than 600 flights around the Earth. See our main flight paths below, as well as the locations of our regular GP and Nurse clinics.

aeromedical footprint
bases and clinics

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