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The bright orange tractor taking the nation by storm

21 Sep 2022

At just 18 years old, Sam Hughes, or as he is affectionately known, ‘The Travelling Jackeroo’, set out to travel Australia - decking out an unmissable bright orange 1957 Chamberlain 9G tractor to raise vital funds for the Royal Flying Doctor Service (Queensland Section).

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RFDS to offer weekend primary health care clinic in Thargomindah

20 Sep 2022

The Royal Flying Doctor Service will operate a Saturday primary health care clinic in Thargomindah each fortnight from 24 September.

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RFDS announces new community partnership

16 Sep 2022

The RFDS has announced a community partnership with Racing Queensland’s Country Cups Challenge to help raise vital funds.

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Remembering the Queen

Remembering Queen Elizabeth II

09 Sep 2022

The Royal Flying Doctor Service (Queensland Section) offers our deepest condolences to the Royal Family.

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Life-saving funds raised for Flying Doctor at iconic outback event

05 Sep 2022

The RFDS is paying tribute to attendees of the 2022 Birdsville Races after more than $40,000 was raised for the life-saving service.

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Supporting the future of Queenslanders

01 Sep 2022

Dr Shauna Taylor is a Flying Doctor legend — in more ways than one. Working for the RFDS, she spends countless hours saving lives and caring for people, Through a gift in her Will, Dr Shauna will also have a lasting and life-changing impact to Queenslanders in regional, rural and remote areas.

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RFDS helping Queenslanders prepare for the unexpected

25 Aug 2022

The Royal Flying Doctor Service has joined forces with an iconic Queensland brand of world-leading first aid kits.

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Woolworths customers raise life-saving funds for the Flying Doctor

16 Aug 2022

Woolworths customers have donated more than $170,000 to the Royal Flying Doctor Service at their local check-outs.

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2022 RFDS Local Hero Award winners announced

09 Aug 2022

From selfless volunteers and fundraisers to first responders and healthcare advocates, the Royal Flying Doctor Service has announced its regional Local Hero Award winners for 2022.

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