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RFDS once again named Australia's Most Reputable Charity to Conclude 90th year

18 Dec 2018

This is the 8th year in a row that the Flying Doctor has ranked first in the Reputation Index.

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Marcus Wilson sailing

Gold for Flying Doctors at the Invictus Games!

24 Oct 2018

RFDS Broken Hill Base Manager Marcus Wilson was so focused on the sailing that he almost didn’t noticed Prince Harry in the boat next to him. Here, Marcus shares the excitement of representing Australia and the RFDS in the Invictus Games

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A man and woman smile at the camera. They are both wearing business attire and are standing in front of the tail of a RFDS Pilatus PC12 aircraft.

David Hills awarded Honorary Life Membership of RFDS Central Operations

23 Oct 2018

Immediate-past Chairman David Hills has been named as the 15th Honorary Life Member of RFDS Central Operations. Ms Loretta Reynolds, Chairman, RFDS Central Operations, presented David with the prestigious accolade at the organisation’s 82nd Annual General Meeting on 18 October 2018.

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Nominate today for the RFDS Regional and Rural Health Award

19 Oct 2018

Nominate a young hero today for the 2019 Royal Flying Doctor Service Victoria Regional and Rural Health Award. Nominations will close Friday 14 December 2018.

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BHP extends ‘major’ support of the Flying Doctor

18 Oct 2018

BHP Olympic Dam today announced the renewal of its partnership with the RFDS, worth $300,000 over the next three years. BHP’s contribution will help the RFDS to provide its life-saving service to South Australian communities, many of which are in rural and remote areas.

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TRH Prince Harry and Meghan reveal name of new aircraft

Royal couple lights up RFDS Dubbo Base

17 Oct 2018

The Duke and Duchess of Sussex visited the RFDS Dubbo Base and revealed the name of the new aircraft. Read all about the exciting day here...

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Restart a Heart Day at Parliament House

17 Oct 2018

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Flying Doctor Calls for Action to Halt Suicide Trend - World Mental Health Day 2018

10 Oct 2018

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Speech Therapy helps Mallee kids

04 Oct 2018

In partnership with Robinvale District Health Service and Mallee Track Health & Community Service, the Royal Flying Doctor Service launched Flying Doctor Speech Therapy. The service provides children (aged 0–12 years) with access to local speech therapists.

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