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Flying Doctor records busiest year in Queensland

22 Jan 2020

The Royal Flying Doctor Service (Queensland Section) (RFDS) has recorded its busiest year to date, with more than 98,000 occasions of care delivered across the state.

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Flying Doctor supporter wins Queensland volunteer of the year

15 Jan 2020

The joy and companionship that comes with giving back and a love for an iconic Australian charity has seen Gordon Park resident Val Marlow named Queensland Volunteer of the Year.

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Keeping Queensland's mums safe

13 Jan 2020

“I saved some of my pocket money for you to use when other people get hurt like my mum.” So ends the beautiful letter we recently received from 8-year-old Brielle Bowen, one of our youngest supporters.

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A son's dream and a mother's love

13 Jan 2020

Every year, many of our kind and generous supporters make the decision to include a gift in their Will to the Flying Doctor. For some, it’s a way to show their appreciation for a service that has kept their community safe.

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History in the making

13 Jan 2020

With your generosity, we’re almost ready to open the doors to a new Bundaberg Aeromedical Base!

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You're changing lives in outback Queensland

13 Jan 2020

Collinsville resident, Deanna, was one of the first patients to walk through the door of the RFDS Dental Service more than seven years ago. For Deanna and her husband, the service you helped to provide has been invaluable.

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Friends for life and local heroes

13 Jan 2020

Betty Marchant and Georgie Walker are local legends in their hometown of Eromanga. When they’re not looking after the RFDS clinic or running the monthly fundraising BBQ at the Royal Hotel, you can find them lending a hand to our aeromedical crew when we fly into town.

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Into the eye of the storm

13 Jan 2020

As a parent, it’s always worrying when a young child is sick. But for Rebecca O’Sullivan, it was even more stressful when her 5-year-old daughter Clare fell seriously ill during severe flooding.

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A Christmas to remember

13 Jan 2020

For Royal Flying Doctor Service Flight Nurse Sabrina Montaldo, Christmas will always bring with it memories of a dramatic rescue in the Outback.

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