Stories

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

Over land and over sea

I remember it clearly. It was about six o’clock in the morning, I was bending down to get some live bait in the bucket for my hook when I felt this funny sensation in my head. There was no pain, just a strange sensation.

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As the unofficial mascot, Fly Dog Aaron loves being part of the RFDS!

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Close up of adult male in hospital bed. There are many wires connected to him and a tube in his mouth to help him breathe.

I’m very, very lucky to be alive.

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The help of the Commonwealth Bank and the Dubbo Support Group is hugely valued as it allows us to push ahead and continue to improve the dental health of people living in and around Bourke...

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One of the ways that the RFDS is helping to improve the health and wellness of people in the bush is through innovative well chosen partnerships...

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Our highly skilled pilots and nurses with their multiple qualifications are uniquely placed to meet patients’ needs like no one else can.

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