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Dubbo’s Royal Flying Doctor Service Visitor Experience wins 2020 Tripadvisor Travellers’ Choice

Date published

03 Nov 2020
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Dubbo’s Royal Flying Doctor Service Visitor Experience wins 2020 Tripadvisor Travellers’ Choice Best of the Best Award

Dubbo’s Royal Flying Doctor Service (RFDS) Visitor Experience has been recognised as a 2020 Travellers’ Choice Best of the Best award winner for tourist attractions, ranking first out of 21 things to do in Dubbo.

Based on a full year of Tripadvisor reviews, prior to any changes caused by the pandemic, award winners exemplify travelers’ ultimate favorite, top 1% of hospitality businesses around the globe.

 “We’re proud to bring the rich history and extensive footprint of the Royal Flying Doctor Service to life for our visitors,” said Head of Tourism at the RFDS, John Larkin.

 “To receive this award only one year after opening is an honour. We have worked hard to make this Visitor Experience one of a kind, and we are thrilled that travellers are rating it so highly.”

 “We thank all our volunteers and our passionate team for making this dream a reality,” Mr Larkin said.

 The RFDS Bruce Langford Visitors' Centre in Broken Hill also received a Traveller's Choice award. 

“Winners of the 2020 Travellers’ Choice Awards should be proud of this distinguished recognition,” said Kanika Soni, Chief Commercial Officer at Tripadvisor.

“Although it’s been a challenging year for travel and hospitality, we want to celebrate our partners' achievements. Award winners are beloved for their exceptional service and quality. Not only are these winners well deserving, they are also a great source of inspiration for travellers as the world begins to venture out again.”

To see traveller reviews and popular features of the Dubbo Visitor Experience, visit

About RFDS Visitor Experience, Dubbo

The Dubbo Visitor Experience is an immersive and interactive visitor experience featuring a decommissioned aircraft, augmented reality, hand-on displays and much more. Relive extraordinary human stories and experience the vast distances, stunning landscapes and colourful outback characters the RFDS has helped in its over 90-year history. For more information, please go to

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