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BHP leads industry COVID-19 funding for Flying Doctor in Western Australia

02 Apr 2020

The Royal Flying Doctor Service in Western Australia has today launched an appeal to support its COVID-19 efforts which includes boosting its front line workforce by 25 per cent, investment in critical capital and operational supplies.

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2018 Official RFDS March Magazine

26 Feb 2018

Want to find out more and support the Royal Flying Doctor Service? Read more in our souvenir 90th anniversary magazine edition.

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Hope's story

18 Dec 2017

“The Flying Doctor is amazing. Hope might not have been here today if it wasn’t for them.”

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An unexpected emergency

26 Oct 2017

She'd sustained serious internal injuries and would need to be urgently transferred to Princess Margaret Hospital to receive the care she required.

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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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Life saving outcome

09 May 2017

"Twice I have been saved by the Royal Flying Doctor Service," Anne said. "Without them I wouldn't have survived. So I knew my son was in the best possible hands."

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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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