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Caitlin

Flying Doctor there for Caitlin when baby Hardy decides to arrive early on Mother’s Day

28 Jun 2024

Caitlin's relaxed start to Mothers Day ended when she went into early labour four hours from the nearest maternity ward, but the Flying Doctor was there to help.

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Alec

A split second can be life altering

02 May 2019

Twelve-year-old Alec was leaning against a glass window at home when it shattered and he tragically fell through.

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RFDSSE President's Message

Message from South Eastern President Ruth Sandow

03 Apr 2019

Ruth Sandow, RFDS SE President,

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Flight nurse

Women take the lead at Flying Doctor bases

03 Apr 2019

Two dynamic women have taken on new leadership roles with the Flying Doctor: Kendall Graham has been promoted to Base Manager at Dubbo Base and Kate Parnell has joined us as Mascot Base Manager in Sydney.

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Bikers

Bikers to bring bright smiles for Flying Doctor communities

03 Apr 2019

Oral health is a big issue, particularly in rural and remote areas, where access to services is limited and people have to travel long distances to see a dentist.

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Launch

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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Vivid

Flying Doctor named as charity partner for Vivid Sydney 2019

21 Mar 2019

The Flying Doctor is announced as the official charity partner for the 2019 Vivid festival.

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Zaviah

Zaviah's story

14 Mar 2019

"For children in Bourke it is nearly a five-hour drive to Dubbo which would mean an overnight stay for families who would have to take time off work and take the children out of school just to see a dentist."

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Smiles

The Flying Doctors Dental Team - Keeping children smiling all over NSW

08 Mar 2019

“It’s the feeling that I can make a difference by educating a child, so their smile will last a lifetime, is what I love about my job."

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