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Go further - Walk, Run or Ride throughout October to keep the Flying Doctor flying

17 Aug 2022

Get fit, raise funds and help the Royal Flying Doctor Service deliver life-saving healthcare to across Australia.

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Leanne Liddle appointed to RFDS Central Operations Board

16 Aug 2022

2022 NT Australian of the Year Leanne Liddle has been appointed to the Board of the Royal Flying Doctor Service of Australia Central Operations.

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Applications now open for RFDS Midwifery Scholarships in WA

11 Aug 2022

Are you a registered nurse looking to work for the RFDS but don't have the necessary midwifery qualification? If so, we want to hear from you!

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Flying Doctor Community Transport Expands to Warracknabeal

Flying Doctor Community Transport Expands to Warracknabeal

10 Aug 2022

RFDS Victoria is pleased to partner with Yarriambiack Shire Council to bring the Flying Doctor Community Transport service to the community of Warracknabeal and surrounds.

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'Ningaloo' takes to the skies

05 Aug 2022

Three children have scored a once-in-a-lifetime opportunity to name the newest Rio Tinto LifeFlight PC-24 jet used by the Royal Flying Doctor Service in Western Australia.

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A unique commitment that will remove isolation as a barrier to lifesaving medical care

03 Aug 2022

Living in an isolated community showed one woman just how important the Flying Doctor is.

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Flying Doctor training helps prepare rural GPs

Flying Doctor training helps prepare rural GPs

03 Aug 2022

A workshop for GPs by the Flying Doctor has showed how to handle everything from snake bites to quad bike crashes.

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WA resources industry digs deep for RFDS

02 Aug 2022

The Royal Flying Doctor Service (RFDS) of Western Australia is grateful to be the beneficiary of a Topdrill Resource Industry Charity Sundowner held in Kalgoorlie on Sunday 31 July, the eve of the Diggers and Dealers Mining Forum.

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Outback Car Trek

Mud, sweat and cheers: Trekkers raise vital funds for those living in the outback

02 Aug 2022

As one Trek ends, plans begin for big 2023 journey across Australia

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New-look Flying Doctor plane takes to the skies

New-look Flying Doctor plane takes to the skies

02 Aug 2022

Find out the process our planes go through to ensure we are best prepared to serve our communities

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Mundi Mundi

Music fans at Mundi Mundi Bash give generously to RFDS

02 Aug 2022

More than $80,000 raised to benefit our outback communities

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Mark Whitfeld and Jackie Hanniver

Dedicated new Regional Services Managers to bring the finest care to the furthest corner

02 Aug 2022

Flying Doctor congratulates Mark Whitfeld and Jackie Hanniver to the roles of Regional Services Managers

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The RFDS Victoria Board met scholarship recipients in Mildura

The RFDS Victoria Board met scholarship recipients in Mildura

02 Aug 2022

With travel restrictions making a face-to-face meeting impossible last year, RFDS Victoria arranged a long overdue afternoon tea with its 2021 Give Them wings scholarship recipients.

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Baby Jack is in a hospital bed with medical equipment

How the RFDS saved a life and changed a career

29 Jul 2022

It’s every parent’s worst nightmare. Their newborn baby is desperately ill and the critical medical care they need is hundreds of miles away. Cue the Royal Flying Doctor Service.

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Community Transport

Flying Doctor Community Transport Expands to Numurkah

27 Jul 2022

Royal Flying Doctor Service (RFDS) Victoria and NCN Health are pleased to announce a new partnership.

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David Lyle

Message from RFDSSE President Professor David Lyle

26 Jul 2022

It is a great honour for me to write this first message to you as President of the Royal Flying Doctor Service (South Eastern Section) (RFDSSE).

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