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Graphic: Garvina Lui, Aircraft Maintenance Engineer Apprentice at RFDS

Garvina is engineering a future to be proud of

30 Nov 2022

Garvina Lui is forging her career as an Aircraft Maintenance Engineer Apprentice based in Cairns – combining her passion for engineering and the ability to help people.

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Making time for mental health this headspace Day

05 Oct 2022

headspace Cairns encourages young people to slow down and take time to prioritise their mental health.

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RFDS near and far auxiliary accepting a $40,000 cheque

RFDS Near and Far Voluntary Auxiliary raises $40,000 for the Flying Doctor

27 Sep 2022

The RFDS Cairns Base has welcomed a large donation from the RFDS Near and Far Voluntary Auxiliary as a result of numerous activities and events ranging from field days and raffles through to a monster Cent Sale.

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RFDS Dental Service brightens smiles in Mount Isa

26 Sep 2022

The Royal Flying Doctor Service’s fully equipped mobile dental surgery has been on the ground in Mount Isa to provide free oral healthcare treatments.

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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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