Stories

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

While this year’s Great Pilgrimage had a strong historical focus, it was also about anticipating the next 90 years. The RFDS is just as relevant today as it was in 1928...

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The Flying Doctors were the first line for diagnosing serious illnesses, otherwise you were just out there thinking, 'I have got a bit of pain' and not knowing...

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The Reverend John Flynn set up the Royal Flying Doctor Service and commissioned inventor Alfred Traeger to develop a pedal radio

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Holiday time is scarce, but you sacrifice it to raise money for the RFDS," said Rachel Saunders who took part in this year's Outback Car Trek...

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Hamish was driving the buggy and Charlie was passenger, and despite being told to wear helmets and the safety harness, they did not. They turned too quickly and the buggy flipped and crashed...

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Before you embark on your adventure, make sure you're prepared for and protected against the sun and heat by following these precautions.

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