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RFDS WA nurses facilitate primary health care to PNG communities

11 Jun 2018

RFDS nurses Fiona and Fran delivered primary health care to remote villages in Papa New Guinea as part of a No Roads Expedition clinical outreach program in May this year.

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Airnorth Cable Beach Polo names RFDS as 2018 Charity Partner

03 May 2018

The RFDS is both delighted and thankful to be Airnorth Cable Beach Polo’s Charity Partner for 2018 and welcomes the opportunity of sharing the RFDS story with those elite competitors and spectators from all around the world.

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Kalgoorlie RFDS flight nurse proves to be cream of the crop

03 Apr 2018

Kalgoorlie-based RFDS flight nurse Colleen Reid has been chosen to partake in a highly selective aeromedical course in New Zealand.

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RFDS Cruise for a Cause a success in 2017

03 Oct 2017

RFDS' first inagural charity car rally is a big hit with the Kalgoorlie-Boulder community.

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Claire Tyrrell, The West Australian

Family relief as RFDS flies to Bon’s aid

23 Sep 2017

Bon Nastasi’s Rottnest Island school holiday adventure turned into a frightening ordeal last year.

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Completion of new hangar brings Flying Doctor transformation one step closer

15 Mar 2017

Construction of the Royal Flying Doctor Service's impressive new hangar at Jandakot has been completed, future-proofing the organisation's world-leading aero medical, aviation and engineering capabilities for the next generation.

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Sam Walsh announced as Chair Elect of Royal Flying Doctor Service WA Board

24 Feb 2017

​​Former Rio Tinto CEO, and Order of Australia recipient, Sam Walsh will be joining the prestigious Royal Flying Doctor Service (WA) Board as Chairman Elect, succeedingthe current Chairman Neville Bassett AM, who retires in October after 27 years as a Board member.

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Rottnest swimmer celebrates his second chance at life... by swimming the channel race again

24 Feb 2017

A Rottnest Channel swimmer who nearly died after suffering a heart attack mid-race is celebrating his second chance at life... by swimming the channel again this weekend.

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Larapinta Trail 2017

20 Jan 2017

For those living, working or travelling in rural and remote Australia, the Royal Flying Doctor Service provides an essential lifeline to anyone in need of urgent medical attention. You can help the 'Flying Doctor' continue this life saving work by joining us in June.

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