Flying Doctor Day


On 15 May we’re celebrating the 96th anniversary of the beginning of the Royal Flying Doctor Service in 1928 – and we would love your help to spread the word and celebrate with us!

We’re on a mission to ensure we can continue to bring the finest medical care to all Western Australians who live, work or travel throughout our great state. But we know we can’t do this without you.

Contact us about how you can get involved in Flying Doctor Day in 2024 by emailing 

So what are you waiting for? Let’s go!

Make a donation

This Flying Doctor Day, we aim to raise vital funds to help us purchase lifesaving equipment for our aircraft fleet.

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Become a fundraising champion

Becoming a fundraising champion is one of the most impactful ways you can help because it will inspire your network to get on board and donate too.

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The impact of your donation

This year's Flying Doctor Day recognises those who live, work and travel around Western Australia, and shines the spotlight on three RFDS patients; Leanne, Leia and Parker.

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Our Matched Giving Partners

All donations made on or before 15 May will be doubled thanks to our Matched Giving Partners CBH Group, IGO Limited and Westgold Resources.

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Frequently Asked Questions

All of your Flying Doctor Day questions are answered right here!

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What is Flying Doctor Day?

Flying Doctor Day marks the anniversary of the beginning of our service on 15 May 1928.

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