News

Have you heard of Sepsis?

12 Sep 2019

Sepsis is responsible for about 5,000 deaths in Australia each year - more than our national road toll and common strains of cancer, according to Royal Flying Doctor Service (RFDS) Head of Medical Dr Andrew Hooper.

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Gibb Challenge Raffle Winner

03 Jun 2016

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Flying Doctor and HMAS Perth share common ground

01 Jun 2016

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RFDS thanks volunteers during National Volunteer Week

11 May 2016

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First new RFDS WA facility in 50 years opens in Broome

11 May 2016

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Historic Sugar Bird Lady monument restored at Jandakot Airport

11 Dec 2015

The historic Sugar Bird Lady, a Mooney Mark 21 aircraft from the 1960’s, flown for the RFDS by former nurse and aviator Robin Miller, has been restored and returned to her monument on Eagle Drive in Jandakot this week.

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Today Tonight

Today Tonight - Taking Medical Training to a New Height

24 Nov 2015

The limited cabin space creates real challenges for our doctors and nurses - TT reports on our training facilities and plans for the future.

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Local Hero

12 Nov 2015

RFDS Medical Director, Dr Stephen Langford, recognised as “WA’s Local Hero” in WA of the Year Award

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4WD and Adventure Show

09 Nov 2015

​From Friday 6th – Sunday 8th November,the 4WD and Adventure Show took over McCallum Park, Perth with the RFDS chosen as the charity partner for the second year in a row.

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