Stories

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

In the outback, safety when exploring comes down to one thing: preparedness.

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The idea is to simulate difficult situations that these professionals could find themselves in while carrying out their jobs on a day-to-day basis. The scenarios are challenging and thought provoking, with little challenges thrown in along the way.

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There are no vaccines for most mosquito-borne diseases, preventing yourself from being bitten is the strongest form of defence.

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There are four times more injuries in remote areas than in towns and cities.

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Despite only a fraction of the population living in remote or rural areas, these regions are responsible for one third of all drownings nationwide.

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Snakebite first aid can be very effective if done quickly.

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