Primary healthcare clinics

Our primary healthcare services give people in rural and remote areas access to health information, early intervention, prevention and screening as well as chronic disease management. 

From the Broken Hill base, our team of experienced clinicians deliver primary healthcare services and clinics including general practice, mental health, alcohol and drug counselling, chronic disease management programs, oral healthcare and women’s, child and family health services. We also run visiting specialist clinics with medical consultants including ear, nose and throat specialists, dermatologists and eye specialists.

Clinicians travel to the 18 remote locations listed below.

  • Ballera
  • Hungerford
  • Innamincka
  • Ivanhoe
  • Louth
  • Marrapina
  • Menindee
  • Moomba
  • Monolon
  • Packsaddle
  • Pooncarie 
  • Tibooburra
  • Tilpa
  • Wanaaring
  • White Cliffs
  • Wiawera
  • Wilcannia
  • Yunta

Latest news stories

Danielle Holmes from the Flying Doctor and Sue Robbins from Piecemakers.

​Quilters’ gifts to bush kids helped by RFDS

13 Nov 2017

Kids in the Outback cared for by the RFDS are benefiting from the generosity of a group of Sydney women who’ve donated hundreds of quilts.

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RFDS Mental Health Nurses Glynis Thorp and Vanessa Latham with the prize they collected at the Australian College of Mental Health Nurses event

RFDS mental health team wins top award at international conference

07 Nov 2017

​A poster showcasing ways the Royal Flying Doctor Service South Eastern Section helps isolated communities manage mental health was named Best Poster at a global mental health conference in Hobart recently.

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