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Flying Doctor calls for help to assist burns patients across Queensland

03 Mar 2021

Latest figures from the Royal Flying Doctor Service (Queensland Section) (RFDS) reveal an average of 73 patients each year are flown to emergency care with burns-related injuries.

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Matched Giving

RFDS Victoria launches its Matched Giving Day to support Memory Lane

17 Feb 2021

On Thursday 25 February 2021, RFDS Victoria will launch a lightning-fast fundraising campaign to support its new service, Memory Lane.

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Paws for thought

15 Feb 2021

Pembroke School's latest donation of hand-stitched teddies is helping to make circumstances a little more bearable.

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Remote rescue

14 Feb 2021

Amber Driver was shocked by news that no mother ever wants to hear. “Sonny’s come off his bike. He’s really hurt!”

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Doc's new chapter

14 Feb 2021

When Dr Yaritji Green completes the new Australian General Practice Training Program, she’ll join a growing breed of doctors known as Rural Generalists – or “GPs Plus”.

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Turning cows into cash

14 Feb 2021

A surprise six-figure donation from a Naracoorte business has secured a flying start to the Royal Flying Doctor Service’s fundraising efforts in 2021.

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On tap at the William Creek Hotel

14 Feb 2021

The Royal Flying Doctor Service is now “on tap” at the iconic William Creek Hotel.

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King Air B360 on the tarmac

New aircraft to bolster RFDS fleet

11 Feb 2021

The aeromedical capabilities of the Royal Flying Doctor Service (Queensland Section) (RFDS) are set to be bolstered through the acquisition of four new Beechcraft King Air 360CHW turboprop aircraft.

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Cooper Energy partnership

RFDS Victoria partners with Cooper Energy to support rural health needs

10 Feb 2021

RFDS Victoria has signed a three-year partnership agreement with Cooper Energy’s Legacy Foundation.

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