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Royal Flying Doctor Service


Royal Flying Doctor Service

Old Cunnamulla Road
Charleville, Queensland, 4470

Phone: (07) 4654 1233
Email: rfds_cvl@rfdsqld.com.au
Website: http://www.flyingdoctor.org.au


Royal Flying Doctor Service - Charleville Base & Visitor Centre

We are open Monday to Friday 8.30am until 4.30pm

10.00 until 4.30pm weekends and public holidays March to October

RFDS Charleville Base commenced operations in 1943.

Services provided from the base include remote medical consultations, aeromedical retrievals and primary health care clinics incorporating general practice, child and adolescent health and health promotion. The Charleville base services approximately 622,000 square kilometres of southwest Qld - an area almost the size of the United Kingdom - extending from the New South Wales border to the Northern Territory and South Australia borders in the west and the Carnarvon Ranges in the east.

During to 2010 and 2011 RFDS performed 941 primary evacuations and  9,829 interhospital transfers in Queensland alone!