Stories

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

Alice Springs crews perform over 40 per cent of all RFDS outback evacuations across Australia.

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Four people in RFDS uniform walk towards a RFDS aircraft

On this day, just like any other, we flew over 19,700km to deliver the finest care to the furthest corners of our vast 'waiting room'.

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I heard something terrible... a scream like I’d never heard before.

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My vehicle had rolled six times down an embankment, about 50 metres from the road.

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I knew something wasn’t right, but I hoped it was a false alarm

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The people I work with and the rural and remote Australians I meet are truly inspirational. The local people are always so grateful for our help and are very supportive of the RFDS. I love what I do.

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