News

Expanding Hearing Screening And Treatment In Remote Australia

12 Dec 2019

A new collaboration between Hearing Australia and the Royal Flying Doctor Service will see innovative hearing screening tools adopted and rolled out across the country as part of RFDS primary health care clinics to remote areas.

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Community Transport helps Fred and Leslye

15 Oct 2019

Flying Doctor Community Transport has been a huge help to residents of Heathcote - this is Fred and Leslye's story.

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Members of Barlow family

New $20 note launched in Broken Hill

11 Oct 2019

New $20 note is launched in Broken Hill by the Reserve Bank of Australia and the Barlow family (featured on the new design of the note, from a 1948 photo of The Veldt Station in remote NSW)

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The doors of our Visitor Experience are open!

11 Oct 2019

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A day in the life of the Outback Mental Health Team

11 Oct 2019

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Rotary E-Club and RFDS partnership continues to flourish

11 Oct 2019

Another year of dedicated support from the Rotary E-Club NextGen for The Royal Flying Doctor Service (Queensland Section) has seen an amazing $18,710 raised. Our strong bond based on mutual values of service to rural and remote Australia continues!

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Great Aussie Coin Hunt

07 Oct 2019

Did you know the RFDS is featured on the new Dollar Coin as part of the Great Aussie Coin Hunt?

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Rehab services vital to prevent bush cardiac deaths

04 Oct 2019

A new RFDS research paper released today, details how cardiac rehabilitation services, if made available in the bush, could prevent as many as 80% of premature deaths from cardiac disease.

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Education Program visits Dandenong Tutoring Program

04 Oct 2019

RFDS Victoria's Education Program recently paid a visit to the Dandenong Tutoring Program. The students were excited to learn about Australian history and the RFDS' role in providing health care to the bush.

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