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Graphic: Danielle Holmes from the Flying Doctor and Sue Robbins from Piecemakers.

​Quilters’ gifts to bush kids helped by RFDS

13 Nov 2017

Kids in the Outback cared for by the RFDS are benefiting from the generosity of a group of Sydney women who’ve donated hundreds of quilts.

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Flying Doctor Dental Clinic in Timboon

29 May 2017

The Flying Doctor Dental Clinic is visiting Timboon from 29 May to 16 June, providing screening and treatment locally.

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Strengthening Indigenous health workforce will help Close the Gap

29 May 2017

Creating more opportunities for Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander health professionals to develop skills through clinical placements will help foster cultural safety in health care services.

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RFDS SE Section General Manager of Marketing and Fundraising Andy Moore with Outback Beds member Bill Balding in Broken Hill

Outback Beds $1000 donation to RFDS

25 May 2017

​Proceeds from the sale of a 2017 Outback Beds calendar will be used to help the Royal Flying Doctor Service in Outback NSW.

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Two new RFDS SE Section training mannequins in Broken Hill

Flying Doctor embraces new medical simulator technology

24 May 2017

State-of-the-art medical mannequins Lucina and Apollo are two new additions to the RFDS team in Broken Hill.

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Mike's Outback Car Trek vehicle

Everywhere man taking part in 28th Outback Car Trek

23 May 2017

Mike Wheatley is one of just two people who has been on every Outback Car Trek fundraiser for the Royal Flying Doctor Service.

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Belgium school students supporting the RFDS

From Broken Hill to Belgium – RFDS a hit with overseas students

22 May 2017

Belgium school children are a surprising addition to the RFDS' range of supporters around the world after a chance encounter with the Royal Flying Doctor Service base in Broken Hill.

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Flick us a Flynn - Flying Doctor Selfie Challenge

21 May 2017

The Royal Flying Doctor Service is calling on Australians to take part in a selfie challenge with a difference between 21 – 27 May. John Flynn, the founder of the organisation is honoured on the $20 note and the inspiration behind the new ‘Flick us a Flynn’ challenge.

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RFDS Local Hero Award Recipients Announced

17 May 2017

The hidden heroes behind the Flying Doctor have been honoured.

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