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Transforming health care for communities across the country

18 Sep 2020

The October edition of 'Going the Distance' will be hitting letterboxes very soon. In it, you'll find more inspiring stories from our Flying Doctor community.

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Flying Doctor seeks to recognise health champions

22 Sep 2017

The Royal Flying Doctor Service Victoria has begun the search for young regional and rural people who are making a difference in your community, to nominate into the Royal Flying Doctor Service Victoria Regional and Rural Health Award, part of the Victorian Young Achiever Awards.

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Royal Flying Doctor Service Victoria Board in Warrnambool

27 Jul 2017

The Victorian Board of the Royal Flying Doctor Service recently held its Board meeting in Warrnambool.

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Horror Holiday

17 Jul 2017

Faye and Jim Johnston were on a dream holiday in The Kimberley region of Western Australia when Faye began to feel unwell one night in Kununurra.

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3AW Shout Out

14 Jul 2017

Our dedicated RFDS Mobile Patient Care was recently praised on Melbourne's 3AW radio when caller Mark phoned in to acknowledge the care RFDS gave to his mother.

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Flying Doctor Dental Clinic in Timboon

29 May 2017

The Flying Doctor Dental Clinic is visiting Timboon from 29 May to 16 June, providing screening and treatment locally.

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Flick us a Flynn - Flying Doctor Selfie Challenge

21 May 2017

The Royal Flying Doctor Service is calling on Australians to take part in a selfie challenge with a difference between 21 – 27 May. John Flynn, the founder of the organisation is honoured on the $20 note and the inspiration behind the new ‘Flick us a Flynn’ challenge.

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Help babies like Sophie weather the storm

03 May 2017

Today we are asking for your help. We aim to raise $700,000 to fund essential life-saving equipment like the infant incubator that kept Sophie safe and secure during a critical flight, as well as provide essential training for our flight crews.

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New Flying Doctor platform links regional patients with specialists

16 Feb 2017

The Royal Flying Doctor Service (RFDS) Victoria has launched the Flying Doctor Telehealth platform, linking remote and regional patients with specialists providing greater access to health care.

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