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Graphic: Mungerannie burns victim

RFDS retrieves critical ‘bore’ burns victim from the Birdsville Track

15 Sep 2017

The Royal Flying Doctor Service has retrieved an Adelaide man who suffered severe burns after falling into a hot artesian bore near Mungerannie in the South Australian outback.

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Jess Mauboy, Dami Im and Reign Derry grace the red carpet

Altitude Ball 2015

30 Jul 2015

Our major annual Fundraising Ball “Altitude” 2015 took place on Saturday 25th July at the Crown, Perth and was another huge event.

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New Tool Kits for Engineering

30 Jul 2015

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Flying Doctor supports improved dental health services

Flying Doctor supports improved dental health services

16 Jul 2015

People living and working in rural and remote areas are disproportionately affected by problems associated with poor oral health largely because they have poorer access to services.

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Flying Doctor welcomes Federal Senators at QCoal Community Dental Service

10 Jul 2015

​The Royal Flying Doctor Service (Queensland Section) has welcomed Assistant Health Minister Senator Fiona Nash and Senator Barry O'Sullivan, during a visit to the QCoal Community Dental Service while in Winton.

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Flying Doctor celebrates 20 years in Brisbane

08 Jul 2015

RFDS (Queensland Section) Brisbane base has celebrated its 20th birthday with a community morning tea. Past patients and staff, community members, supporters and corporate partners joined current RFDS staff and board members to honour the work of the Flying Doctor in Brisbane.

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Lucky guests set to soar at Flying Doctor ball

03 Jul 2015

The Royal Flying Doctor Service (Queensland Section) will give guests at their Wings for Life Gala Ball on Saturday 8 August 2015 an opportunity to take flight, with a number of great prizes and travel packages on offer.

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Aeromedical simulator tours Tasmanian schools

Aeromedical simulator tours Tassie schools

10 Jun 2015

The Look! Up in the Sky educational program has taken flight again in Tasmanian schools. Tom Ryan, Program Manager - Education, RFDS Vic has hit the road for a non-stop tour of primary schools with the RFDS interactive aeromedical simulator.

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Two PC-12s from Western Australia cruise over the CBD.

RFDS celebrates 80 years’ of service in Western Australia

15 May 2015

This year, the RFDS in Western Australia celebrates 80 years of providing life saving services to those in Western Australian. The first base at Port Hedland became operational in 1935; Kalgoorlie was the next base to open in 1937, however, aircraft were flown on medical missions form the early 1930

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