Jane Oakley- Lohm

Flying Doctor Podcast Celebrates 500,000 Downloads!

Date published

24 Jun 2024

The Flying Doctor Podcast, a vital storytelling arm of the Royal Flying Doctor Service (RFDS), has reached a remarkable milestone of 500,000 downloads. This achievement underscores the podcast's role in sharing real stories of resilience, bravery, and the critical work of the RFDS throughout the country.







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Jane Oakley- Lohm

Since its launch, the Flying Doctor Podcast has become a vital platform for sharing the stories of the people we serve and the lifesaving work of the RFDS. 

Each episode features interviews with RFDS doctors, nurses, pilots, and patients, providing a unique perspective into the challenges and triumphs of delivering essential healthcare to remote communities across Australia.

A special thank you to Jane Oakley-Lohm (featured on episode #84) for allowing us to use her imagery. We encourage you to listen to her story episodes to learn more about her experiences.

Lana Mitchell near the podcast pod

"I am so humbled for The Flying Doctor Podcast to have reached over half a million downloads!" said Lana Mitchell, host of the show and Director of Brand and Communications at the RFDS. 

"I feel truly honoured for so many amazing Aussies to have shared their story across our podcast channel - letting us walk in their footsteps and learn."

We are incredibly grateful to our listeners for tuning in and for helping us raise awareness about the critical role of the RFDS.

 Your support allows us to continue providing vital medical care to those most need it.

Thank you for being part of our journey. Here's to many more stories and milestones together!