Flying Doctor Day

Flying Doctor Day celebrates the anniversary of the first RFDS flight 93 years ago on the 17 May 1928.

To celebrate proudly providing the finest care to the furthest corners of Australia, your Flying Doctor in WA is hosting a number of events across the state from 14 May until 17 May 2021.

Giving Day

Your donations on Flying Doctor Day can save lives. Give on or before Monday 17 May for your donation to be doubled. Thanks to our generous partners who will be matching every dollar.

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Street Appeal

On Friday 14 May we will be out raising funds and awareness of our service in the Perth metropolitan area.

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Light up the landmarks

As landmarks around Western Australia light up in red and blue for the Flying Doctor on Monday 17 May, snap a picture and share it on social media. Be sure to tag our profile or use #flyingdoctorday in your post and we might just repost your shot on our channels!

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Paper plane challenge

Challenge your peers and participate in the Flying Doctor Paper Plane Challenge to help fly us further.

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What is Flying Doctor Day?

May 17 marks the anniversary of our service, proudly providing emergency aeromedical and essential health care services to the Australian community.

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Fundraise for us

There are plenty of ways to get involved and fundraise for the RFDS. Find out how you can bring your fundraising idea to life.

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