Stories

Zaviah

"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

“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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When she is in her harness Gracie knows she is working and she is focused on guiding Vivian to keep her out of danger.

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“The Flying Doctor means everything to us because we are so isolated. I have always had such a great respect and appreciation for them,”

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Cruz Prior

“My son knew about the RFDS. He is obsessed with planes... He was thrilled to know he was in a Flying Doctor plane."

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“You don’t realise how remote it is out there until you need help. It was spectacular to watch the Flying Doctor in action.”

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