Stories

We love to hear and share the stories of Royal Flying Doctor Service staff, volunteers, fundraisers and patients.

“The isolation felt extreme in Coral Bay when Emilia was bitten by the snake.”

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“Being fully aerobatic, they were a delight to fly, and being alone with the wind in your face, completely detached from the earth, it was always an exhilarating experience”, tells Anne.

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The Operations Coordination team work 24/7, managing around 150 phone calls each day.

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Currently, less than 10 per cent of Australians who suffer a cardiac arrest outside of a hospital survive – less in remote areas.

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We tried to piece together what must have happened. We can only assume that Noe fainted, falling head-first on to a concrete floor.

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I turn on the Zoom video-conferencing technology and it’s like the Doctor is right here in the clinic with us.

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