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Fleurieu Peninsula volunteers raise $20,000 for Flying Doctor

16 Nov 2018

A committed group of Fleurieu Peninsula volunteers has presented a $20,000 donation to the Royal Flying Doctor Service (RFDS). The annual donation takes the group’s total contribution to the life-saving service to more than $230,000 since their establishment in 2004.

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Alice Springs volunteers raise $50,000 for Flying Doctor

14 Nov 2018

A committed group of Alice Springs volunteers has presented a $50,000 donation to the Royal Flying Doctor Service (RFDS). The annual donation takes the group’s total contribution to the life-saving service to more than $2 million over the past 30 years.

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Kangaroo Island volunteers raise $51,000 for Flying Doctor

12 Nov 2018

A committed group of Kangaroo Island volunteers has presented a $51,000 donation to the Royal Flying Doctor Service (RFDS). The annual donation takes the group’s total contribution to the life-saving service to more than $153,000 since its establishment in 2006.

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Jamestown volunteers raise $17,500 for Flying Doctor

12 Nov 2018

A committed group of Jamestown volunteers has presented a $17,500 donation to the Royal Flying Doctor Service (RFDS). The annual donation takes the group’s total contribution to the life-saving service to more than $130,500 since their establishment in 2010.

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David Hills awarded Honorary Life Membership of RFDS Central Operations

23 Oct 2018

Immediate-past Chairman David Hills has been named as the 15th Honorary Life Member of RFDS Central Operations. Ms Loretta Reynolds, Chairman, RFDS Central Operations, presented David with the prestigious accolade at the organisation’s 82nd Annual General Meeting on 18 October 2018.

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BHP extends ‘major’ support of the Flying Doctor

18 Oct 2018

BHP Olympic Dam today announced the renewal of its partnership with the RFDS, worth $300,000 over the next three years. BHP’s contribution will help the RFDS to provide its life-saving service to South Australian communities, many of which are in rural and remote areas.

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Another big day in the bush

03 Oct 2018

The Royal Flying Doctor Service, which is commemorating 90 years, is well-known for its emergency retrievals. What's not so widely known is its role in primary and preventative medicine...

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Gawler volunters raise $5,500 for the Flying Doctor

02 Oct 2018

A committed group of Gawler volunteers has presented a $5,500 donation to the Royal Flying Doctor Service (RFDS). The annual donation takes the group’s total contribution to the life-saving service to more than $110,000 since their establishment in 2006.

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Port Pirie volunteers raise $10,000 for Flying Doctor

27 Sep 2018

A committed group of Port Pirie volunteers has presented a $10,000 donation to the Royal Flying Doctor Service (RFDS). The annual donation takes the group’s total contribution to the life-saving service to more than $15,000 over the past two years.

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