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Leanne was a fit and active beach goer - until an asthma attack took her breath away

#99 Leanne was struggling to breathe before she lost consciousness

10 Jul 2024

When her asthma symptoms were at their worst, Leanne was struggling to breathe and actually thought 'she was going to die'.

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Tim Fischer sits on the steps of an RFDS plane

Vale Tim Fischer

22 Aug 2019

The Royal Flying Doctor Service would like to pay respects to the man from country Boree Creek, who became the Deputy Prime Minister and Nationals leader of Australia.

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An aircraft with RFDS logo flies over green paddocks.

Tatiara volunteers raise $55,000 for Flying Doctor

15 Aug 2019

A dedicated group of Tatiara volunteers has raised $55,000 for the Royal Flying Doctor Service (RFDS), representing their fundraising efforts with the support of the Tatiara community over the past year.

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3 people holding an oversized cheque made out to the RFDS for $140,000 smile at the camera.

Naracoorte volunteers raise $140,000 for Flying Doctor

14 Aug 2019

A dedicated group of local volunteers has raised $140,000 for the Royal Flying Doctor Service (RFDS), representing their fundraising efforts with the support of the Naracoorte community over the past year.

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Three people are smiling at the camera and holding an oversized cheque for $40,000 made out to the RFDS. They are standing in front of a RFDS banner.

Millicent volunteers raise $40,000 for Flying Doctor

14 Aug 2019

A dedicated group of local volunteers has raised $40,000 for the Royal Flying Doctor Service (RFDS), representing their fundraising efforts with the support of the Millicent community over the past year.

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Mental Health Funding for Royal Flying Doctor Service

14 Aug 2019

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Celebrating Our Nurses

12 Aug 2019

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Joe Hughes

"You're not just donating money to a cause; you're saving a life." 

12 Aug 2019

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Trek cars

30th Outback Car Trek raises over $1.5 million for the Flying Doctor

12 Aug 2019

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Tim Arnold

Tim's Story

12 Aug 2019

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Vivid

Flying Doctor shines at Vivid Festival Sydney

12 Aug 2019

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Flight nurses

A peek at the life of a Flying Doctor Flight Nurse

12 Aug 2019

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Ruth Sandow

Message from President Ruth Sandow

12 Aug 2019

Ruth Sandow, RFDS SE President,

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Kody Bridge

More than a tummy bug

12 Aug 2019

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Tasmanians urged to brush up on oral health

09 Aug 2019

During Dental Health Week RFDS Tasmania and St.LukesHealth have joined forces to call on Tasmanians to take oral health seriously and highlight options available to access affordable dental treatments in regional locations.

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North East Lions Club gets behind farmers

09 Aug 2019

North East Lions Club has used the proceeds from its popular Farm Feast event to support the work of the Royal Flying Doctor Service in the Dorset Community. Yesterday a cheque for $5000 was handed to RFDS president Malcolm White.

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