RFDS bridges the gap between the beach and the bush thanks to the Outback Car Trek

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Travelling in the Outback

Free Outback Travel Tips

04 Jul 2017

​As winter settles over the southern states and retired travellers and end of term holidaymakers head off in search of sunnier climes, the Royal Flying Doctor Service's South Eastern Section (RFDS SE) is urging all Outback travellers to be prepared and careful on the roads.

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Belinda Latham in White Cliffs

Special recognition for White Cliffs nurse

28 Jun 2017

The efforts of Belinda Latham - a Far West Area Health Service nurse who first started working at our White Cliffs clinic in 1999 – were praised by our CEO Greg Sam during a recent visit to the town.

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Broken Hill artist donates painting to Flying Doctor Mental Health team

Broken Hill artist donates painting to Flying Doctor Mental Health team

22 Jun 2017

A new painting that highlights the importance of community members talking and listening to each other has been donated to the Royal Flying Doctor Service South Eastern (RFDS SE) Section’s Mental Health team.

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mia Degoumis, Michelle Mannion and Viv Degoumis

Caring Packsaddle Community

20 Jun 2017

Mia Degoumois and her fellow community members aren't just tireless advocates for good Outback healthcare services, they've been working on the frontline with organisations like the Flying Doctor for many years to deliver those services.

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the new RFDS hangar in Broken Hill is currently being constructed.

State-of-the-art new Flying Doctor Hangar takes shape in Broken Hill

09 Jun 2017

Construction of a new RFDS hangar is taking shape in Broken Hill, ensuring the service can continue to expand and meet healthcare needs in the future.

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Flying Doctor mental health team members, a pilot and doctor who all collaborate to deliver exceptional services

New Alcohol, Drugs support services for Western NSW

06 Jun 2017

The Royal Flying Doctor Service South Eastern Section is expanding its existing Alcohol and other Drugs program following a successful joint tender with Lyndon, an independent organisation with 30 years of experience providing services to Western NSW.

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Pre-1978 cars on the dirt roads taking part in a previous Outback Car Trek

The Outback Car Trek reveals its driving ambition

30 May 2017

The 28th Outback Car Trek will see 70 specially reinforced pre-1978 cars, as well as 20 support vehicles, embark on a seven day, 3,000kms journey from Griffith in NSW to Port Macquarie by way of White Cliffs, Tibooburra, Hungerford, Lightning Ridge, Dirranbandi and Armidale.

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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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