39 episodes

Australia is a large, remote, and unforgiving land where accidents happen. In this podcast, we talk to real patients and their families about mateship, life in the bush, and the role that the Royal Flying Doctor Service plays in servicing rural communities.

The Flying Doctor DM Podcasts

    • Society & Culture
    • 5.0 • 2 Ratings

Australia is a large, remote, and unforgiving land where accidents happen. In this podcast, we talk to real patients and their families about mateship, life in the bush, and the role that the Royal Flying Doctor Service plays in servicing rural communities.

    A ute rolls on a remote dirt road in South Australia

    A ute rolls on a remote dirt road in South Australia

    Karina Sheehan and her husband came across the flipped and crushed ute, with her son and his girlfriend thrown from the vehicle...

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    • 34 min
    How does Paul survive a horrible mountain bike accident in remote WA?

    How does Paul survive a horrible mountain bike accident in remote WA?

    Paul Fiddes was tearing down the fire trail and feeling lucky until everything changed...

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    • 42 min
    A beloved daughter disturbs an intruder and is shot at point-blank range

    A beloved daughter disturbs an intruder and is shot at point-blank range

    As a remote area nurse Lesley De Landelles tells the stories of the dash to save her daughter's life, and earlier, of her father.

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    • 35 min
    How does a young pregnant mum in remote SA battle cancer?

    How does a young pregnant mum in remote SA battle cancer?

    Ann Nunn lives on a remote cattle station and discovers at 15 weeks pregnant that she has cancer...

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    • 45 min
    Courage is served in large quantities at Gilberton Station - ask Prince Charles

    Courage is served in large quantities at Gilberton Station - ask Prince Charles

    Lyn French is no stranger to accidents and injuries on her remote North Queensland property and in this episode we walk in her shoes and learn of the adventures and challenges at Gilberton Station.

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    • 27 min
    A snake in the bed, behind the heater and under the slippery dip

    A snake in the bed, behind the heater and under the slippery dip

    Captain Tom Ryan is not a pilot but he navigates an RFDS plane around Victoria, New South Wales and Tasmania to visit schools of all sizes. 

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    • 25 min

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