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Dubbo Base prepares for relaunch

03 Apr 2019

The Royal Flying Doctor Service prepares to step up its services in Dubbo with a new multipurpose facility set to open soon.

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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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Two new RFDS SE Section training mannequins in Broken Hill

Flying Doctor embraces new medical simulator technology

24 May 2017

State-of-the-art medical mannequins Lucina and Apollo are two new additions to the RFDS team in Broken Hill.

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Mike's Outback Car Trek vehicle

Everywhere man taking part in 28th Outback Car Trek

23 May 2017

Mike Wheatley is one of just two people who has been on every Outback Car Trek fundraiser for the Royal Flying Doctor Service.

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Belgium school students supporting the RFDS

From Broken Hill to Belgium – RFDS a hit with overseas students

22 May 2017

Belgium school children are a surprising addition to the RFDS' range of supporters around the world after a chance encounter with the Royal Flying Doctor Service base in Broken Hill.

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Trent and Mark took part in the Lake Argyle challenge after Trent's partner Carmen used the RFDS services and wanted to raise funds for the Flying Doc

Uluru accident prompts Sydney mates to swim for Flying Doctor

12 May 2017

​When good mates Trent Fitzgerald and Mark Bemer chose to raise funds for charity by competing in the annual 10km Lake Argyle swim, they say they "did not hesitate to raise as much money" as they could for us.

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