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Jemena joins RFDS Queensland Section as corporate supporter

17 Sep 2019

Further strengthening its connection to rural and regional Queensland, leading Australian energy company Jemena has become an official corporate supporter of the Royal Flying Doctor Service (Queensland Section) with a generous donation of $30,000.

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Funding applications for remote airstrips now open

21 Sep 2016

Critical access for the Royal Flying Doctor Service (Queensland Section) to remote communities will be vastly improved thanks to the latest round of funding for the Remote Airstrip Upgrade Programme.

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Annabelle undergoes tests at Rockhampton Base Hospital at only 11 days old.

When every second counts

20 Sep 2016

The Fisk family found out the hard way that no matter where you live in Australia, the Flying Doctor is here to help.

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First flight after dangerous fright

19 Sep 2016

A remote airstrip unused for 14 years becomes a critical asset for young Clare and her family.

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David the unstoppable

19 Sep 2016

It will take more than a life-threatening brain aneurysm to stop David from running on.

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Governor of Tasmania launches RFDS and Foodbank partnership

Governor of Tasmania launches RFDS and Foodbank partnership

13 Sep 2016

The Royal Flying Doctor Service (RFDS) Tasmania has entered into a partnership with Foodbank of Tasmania via their School Breakfast Program to provide oral health toothbrushes, toothpaste and oral hygiene education to approximately 4000 students throughout Tasmania.

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Migrant students jump on board the RFDS aeromedical simulator

Migrant students jump on board the RFDS aeromedical simulator

08 Sep 2016

‚ÄčThe Royal Flying Doctor Service (RFDS) aeromedical simulator state tour will conclude in Launceston with a very special presentation to the TasTAFE Adult Migrant English Program students.

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Flying Doctor Dental Clinic in Birchip

Health Minister Supports Flying Doctor Dental Clinic

07 Sep 2016

Minister for Health Hon Jill Hennessey has announced funding for an additional dental vehicle to be operated by the Flying Doctor. The RFDS is delighted to be able to extend its dental program to reach more people in rural areas, providing quality dental care.

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2015/16 Year in Review

23 Aug 2016

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