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Port Hedland International Airport takes the Flying Doctor to new heights

29 May 2020

Landing fees for Flying Doctor crews arriving at Port Hedland International Airport will continue to be waived following a three-year partnership extension announced today.

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Life can shatter in a heartbeat

06 Dec 2018

When Mel took her 11-week old baby daughter Keiley to the hospital with breathing difficulties, she never expected the shocking turn of events.

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Four year old Tessa survives deadly snakebite

05 Dec 2018

Mother of five, Sonia, will never forget the day her four-year-old daughter Tessa got bitten by a king brown snake in their home in Suplejack Downs station, a remote settlement 750km north of Alice Springs.

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Milestones: Our 2017-2018 annual video review

05 Dec 2018

Watch our annual review video and celebrate with us the achievements of the last year.

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World-first aero medical PC-24 jet lands in WA

04 Dec 2018

On Sunday December 2, Rio Tinto Managing Director Pilbara Mines Stefan Buys joined RFDS Chief Executive Officer Rebecca Tomkinson to witness the historic touchdown of the RFDS' first Rio Tinto LifeFlight PC-24 jet aircraft at Broome International Airport.

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New RFDS Telehealth Platform a success

02 Dec 2018

The Royal Flying Doctor Service's Telehealth platform proves to be a success.

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Annual results show Flying Doctor's mental health services are growing

29 Nov 2018

Annual results announced at the Royal Flying Doctor Service South Eastern Section's AGM show an increased focus on mental health.

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RFDS Victoria Annual Report 2017-2018

27 Nov 2018

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Launch of Outback Alliance

26 Nov 2018

Remote Australia requires unique and specific policies, for this reason a new alliance of non-government organisations and individuals have announced they will work for better delivery and outcomes in remote Australia.

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