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Graphic: RFDS patient Richy Hobbs

Down to the wire: Richy's story

30 Aug 2022

A devastating fall from a ladder while on a job 540km north of Adelaide became a race against time for carpenter Richard Hobbs.

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RFDS Pilot Ray Mundy

RFDS veteran bids farewell after 34 years: Q&A with Captain Ray Mundy

30 Aug 2022

After more than 30 years of delivering aeromedical services to outback Australians, RFDS Central Operations’ longest-serving pilot Ray Mundy has hung up his hat.

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At the base of Uluru, the RFDS is working together with the Aboriginal Community of Mutitjulu to promote healthy smiles and happy lives.

Healthy smiles, happy lives: Delivering oral health care at the base of Uluru

30 Aug 2022

At the base of Uluru, the RFDS is working together with the Aboriginal Community of Mutitjulu to promote healthy smiles and happy lives.

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Out and about with RFDS volunteers and supporters

Out and about with RFDS volunteers and supporters

30 Aug 2022

RFDS Auxillaries and Support Groups alongside our crews have been busy engaging with the local community to spread awareness and raise funds for the Flying Doctor.

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Leanne Liddle

RFDS Central Operations welcomes new board members

30 Aug 2022

The RFDS Central Operations recently appointed 2022 NT Australian of the Year Leanne Liddle and aviation expert Geoff Roberts to its Board.

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RFDS Australian Outback Survival Guide

Survival tips for your road trip in outback Australia

10 Jun 2022

The RFDS has created an Outback Survival Guide – a free resource to help you better prepare for your next trip out bush, should you find yourself in a survival situation or needing to assist someone else.

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Thank a First Responder Day

Thank a First Responder Day

08 Jun 2022

On 8 June, the RFDS is joining people around Australia to say thank you to the thousands of first responders who do so much for the communities in which we live, work and play.

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RFDS Share the Dignity

‘Dignity Drive’ hits the skies for remote NT communities

02 Jun 2022

The RFDS is thrilled to be supporting Share the Dignity in the Northern Territory through a pilot initiative collecting and distributing period products to women in remote communities.

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RFDS patient Phil Eley

Badly broken, barely breathing: Phil's story

30 May 2022

When Phil Eley’s motorbike adventure went horribly wrong in the middle of outback Australia, his friends at the scene feared the worst.

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