We serve Australia's Biggest Waiting Room

Spanning 7.7 million square km and the people that live there, throughout every stage of life. 

Aeromedical Retrieval Services

We provide 24/7 aeromedical retrieval services across rural and remote Australia.

Patient Contacts

The RFDS delivers emergency medical, primary health, dental, telehealth, patient transport, mental and allied health services


More than 50 primary health clinics are held each day across Australia

1000 patient contacts

We have over 1000 patient contacts each and every day


We flew over 27 million kms last year, equivalent to 34 trips to the moon and back


More than 20,000 Covid-19 vaccinations already given to rural and remote Australians

RFDS Education for Kids!

RFDS Education for Kids!

Did you know we have an Education program for School age Children?

RFDS Education Page
Have an RFDS Story to Share?

Have an RFDS story to share?

We love to hear your experiences with the RFDS!

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Listen to our Podcast

Want to get a deeper insight into the challenges that exist for those that live, work and travel in the bush?

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Live Flight Map

See where our fleet of 79 planes are in real time!