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Sam Walsh announced as Chair Elect of Royal Flying Doctor Service WA Board

24 Feb 2017

​​Former Rio Tinto CEO, and Order of Australia recipient, Sam Walsh will be joining the prestigious Royal Flying Doctor Service (WA) Board as Chairman Elect, succeedingthe current Chairman Neville Bassett AM, who retires in October after 27 years as a Board member.

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Hobart hosts 100th meeting of the Flying Doctor National Board

18 Sep 2015

The 100th meeting of the Board of Royal Flying Doctor Service of Australia (RFDS) being held in Hobart today will consider action in response to evidence that the main cause of potentially preventable hospital admissions is poor dental care.

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Help keep the Flying Doctor flying with community fundraising

02 Sep 2015

Fundraise on your own, with a group of friends or colleagues, at school or at your work. Whether you are looking to holding a high tea, a footy match with your local club or a sausage sizzle, community fundraising is fun and rewarding.

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RFDS committed to improving health outcomes for remote communities

RFDS committed to improving health outcomes for remote communities

01 Sep 2015

The Royal Flying Doctor Service (RFDS) in Tasmania is committed to assisting to improve the health outcomes of remote and rural Tasmanians.

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RFDS Connects with Company Directors

28 Aug 2015

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Gene Hildebrand

54 shocks keep Gene alive in the air

24 Aug 2015

Watch the remarkable Nine News Adelaide story of the survival of heart patient Gene Hildebrand and his dramatic RFDS flight from Alice Springs to Adelaide for emergency heart surgery on 6 July 2015.

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Going the Distance a huge sucess

21 Aug 2015

The Going the Distance Dinner was held on Thursday 20 August 2015 at the Myer Mural Hall and it was a great success.

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Outback Odyssey delivers $123,000

20 Aug 2015

A gruelling eight-day trek from Alice Springs to Darwin via Queensland has raked in a record $123,000 for the Royal Flying Doctor Service. This year, 68 competitors drove 27 pre-1985 vehicles in the 23rd edition of the OZ Outback Odyssey in style.

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Get well soon Ray

19 Aug 2015

We like to say a big get well soon to one of our long time volunteers Ray Conway.

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