Royal Flying Doctor Service Museum, Alice Springs

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Learn all about the world's very first flying doctor service, established in Alice Springs in 1926, at Royal Flying Doctor Service Museum. The flying doctor service has provided 24-hour emergency medical assistance for over 80 years to those who live, work, and travel throughout Australia. Today, the service provides care to more than 275,000 Australians each year. You can visit the original working base of the service, in operation since 1939. This is a non-profit organization, with all of its earnings made from tours, purchases made at the on-site cafe, and online store. All proceeds go toward medical equipment. To visit Royal Flying Doctor Service Museum on your trip to Alice Springs, use our Alice Springs online tour itinerary builder .
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  • Splendid, this was such an important part of the Australian outback. The museum depicts the importance, no necessity of the flying doctors. The outback is so vast the it can be literally a matter...  more »
  • This museum is about the royal flying doctor service, an airplane service that supplies the entire outback with emergency and regular health care. I walked in and was about to walk out again when I...  more »
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