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Former nurse will keep giving through her will

16 Feb 2018

Vivienne Windsor, a former nurse, knows the importance of leaving a gift in her Will. Do you? Find out more here. 

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Burnt out truck following fire at Marree

Team effort saves lives

20 Oct 2017

A truck driver made a lucky escape when his vehicle went up in flames in South Australia’s Birdsville Track.

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Trevor Nowak is treated by medical professionals.

Trevor tells his story after Outback motorcycle accident

19 Oct 2017

Trevor Nowak wrote to us recently to thank us for helping to save his life. This is his story of his motorbike accident on a holiday trip.

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RFDS and RAAF practice landing on Nullarbor Plain

Highway Highlight

18 Oct 2017

A perfect touchdown - highway style

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Snakes in the Outback

Flying Doctor issues new snakebite advice

05 Oct 2017

The Royal Flying Doctor Service South Eastern (RFDS SE) Section has updated its advice and procedures following the publication of a new 10 year study into snakebites.

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RFDS Cruise for a Cause a success in 2017

03 Oct 2017

RFDS' first inagural charity car rally is a big hit with the Kalgoorlie-Boulder community.

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RFDS Mental Health Team member Glynis Thorp

Top tips for good sleep hygiene and mental health

26 Sep 2017

Sleep is one of the most important elements of a healthy happy life.. Most of us now understand that we need to prioritise quality sleep but how do we ensure we get it? And what happens if we don’t? One way we improve our sleep is through sleep hygiene.

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Claire Tyrrell, The West Australian

Family relief as RFDS flies to Bon’s aid

23 Sep 2017

Bon Nastasi’s Rottnest Island school holiday adventure turned into a frightening ordeal last year.

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Flying Doctor seeks to recognise health champions

22 Sep 2017

The Royal Flying Doctor Service Victoria has begun the search for young regional and rural people who are making a difference in your community, to nominate into the Royal Flying Doctor Service Victoria Regional and Rural Health Award, part of the Victorian Young Achiever Awards.

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