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You can help us bring safe-tea to the outback!

27 Jan 2021

This year we are launching a new community event, ‘The Outback Morning Tea’ to raise vital funds to bring healthcare to those living in rural, regional, and remote Australia. You can join with your friends and family and hold a morning tea to support the Royal Flying Doctor Service.

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Fluoro Fridays

04 Aug 2015

EVERY Friday for the past year the team at Maranoa Mechanical has been wearing fluoro to work.

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Flying Doctor supports improved dental health services

Flying Doctor supports improved dental health services

16 Jul 2015

People living and working in rural and remote areas are disproportionately affected by problems associated with poor oral health largely because they have poorer access to services.

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Flying Doctor welcomes Federal Senators at QCoal Community Dental Service

10 Jul 2015

​The Royal Flying Doctor Service (Queensland Section) has welcomed Assistant Health Minister Senator Fiona Nash and Senator Barry O'Sullivan, during a visit to the QCoal Community Dental Service while in Winton.

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Flying Doctor celebrates 20 years in Brisbane

08 Jul 2015

RFDS (Queensland Section) Brisbane base has celebrated its 20th birthday with a community morning tea. Past patients and staff, community members, supporters and corporate partners joined current RFDS staff and board members to honour the work of the Flying Doctor in Brisbane.

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Lucky guests set to soar at Flying Doctor ball

03 Jul 2015

The Royal Flying Doctor Service (Queensland Section) will give guests at their Wings for Life Gala Ball on Saturday 8 August 2015 an opportunity to take flight, with a number of great prizes and travel packages on offer.

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Flying Doctor Celebrates 20 years in Rockhampton

17 Apr 2015

​Cr Margaret Strelow, Mayor, Rockhampton Region will join the RFDS (Queensland Section) board and management team as well as current and past staff members, past patients, supporters, and suppliers to celebrate the 20th anniversary of the RFDS Rockhampton base at an event in Rockhampton.

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RFDS’s new Patient Transfer Facility in Rockhampton

17 Apr 2015

​The Royal Flying Doctor Service (Queensland Section) (RFDS) is delighted to announce the official opening of a new purpose-built Patient Transfer Facility at the RFDS Rockhampton base on Friday 17 April, 2015.

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RFDS Tasmania releases primary health care study

RFDS releases primary health care study

13 Apr 2015

The State Government’s vision for Tasmania is to 'have the healthiest population in Australia by 2025' is supported by the RFDS. The challenge in achieving this is clearly outlined in the report released by the RFDS today, for remote and rural Tasmania.

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