Media Releases

Canberra office

Federation Office Media Releases

29 March 2018 - Aeromedical, dental, and mental health bush boost

28 March 2018 - Study finds higher bush cardiac deaths are preventable 

17 Sept 2017 - Dying to Talk in the Bush: PCA and RFDS project announcement

12 Sept 2017 - Flying Doctor calls for stricter regulations for children using quad bikes

1 August 2017 - Bush asks for more doctors, mental health, and drug and alcohol services

3 June 2017 - Mental Health in rural and remote communities

29 May 2017 - Strengthening Indigenous health workforce will help Close the Gap

14 May 2017 - National partnership between RFDS & TAL Insurance: Working to make a real difference for all Australians

23 November 2016 - Research reveals Flying Doctor role in Indigenous child health

28 June 2016 - Government pledge to keep country doctors and dentists flying

25 May 2016 - Election must promise solution to rural health crisis

29 March 2016 - Flying Doctor sends condolences

24 March 2016 - Flying Doctor urges caution over Easter holiday season

20 March 2016 - World Oral Health Day: Flying Doctor research shows a healthy mouth is linked to a healthy body

6 March 2016 - Billion dollar saving with accident prevention strategy

3 March 2016 - Flying Doctor speaks at Inquiry on Chronic Disease Prevention

15 January 2016 - Half of all road deaths occur on rural roads

25 January 2016 - More Indigenous health workers key to Closing the Gap

10 December 2015 - Safer airstrips in remote areas will help save lives