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Royal Flying Doctor Service Visitors Centre, Dubbo

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Mid week excursion

This Visitors centre is really good for a visit with kids as it explains in detail what the RFDS do.

Reviewed 3 weeks ago
annie2306
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Dubbo, Australia
Really Interesting place to visit

We really enjoyed this experience, the information they provided was fantastic. They have a replica... read more

Reviewed 15 August 2018
CorkeSydney
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Winston Hills, Australia
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adjacent to Dubbo Airport, Dubbo, New South Wales 2830, Australia
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Reviewed 3 weeks ago

This Visitors centre is really good for a visit with kids as it explains in detail what the RFDS do.

Thank annie2306
Reviewed 15 August 2018

We really enjoyed this experience, the information they provided was fantastic. They have a replica plane that you can sit in and it is set up the same as the ones in use. It really makes you think and appreciate what a wonderful job these...More

Thank CorkeSydney
Reviewed 7 August 2018 via mobile

Brilliant presentation given by Terry on this iconic Australian organisation. With new developments expected early next year, the experience will be even better.

Thank John F D
Reviewed 27 July 2018

The RFDS do a great job providing medical services to the remoter communities. The visitor centre gives you an insight to what they do and how important the service is. The mock up fuselage gives you a great appreciation of the conditions nurses and doctors...More

Thank dagebow
Reviewed 25 July 2018 via mobile

What a place filled on history. The way this place was first started is amazing part of history and something we should be proud of. Well worth a visit

Thank Danae M
Reviewed 15 July 2018

This place is very interesting and so cheap at $4 entry fee.The staff were knowledgeable and it was a great place to spend an hour or more.

Thank Bruce02
Reviewed 11 July 2018 via mobile

I brought my 6 and 8yr old here - dragged them out and back from Dubbo Zoo in fact (1.5hr round trip including travel, chat and video, flying the simulator, tour and my 8yr old choosing souvenirs) we were back in time for the lion...More

Thank AusPom
Reviewed 20 June 2018

Saw a flight landing and had a very interesting talk to gentleman in centre who gave some fabulous anecdotes on the service. Watched a charming video on patients it had helped. After this a lovely lady showed us the medication cabinets etc - then and...More

Thank Daisy129
Reviewed 29 May 2018

This was a really unexpected interesting hour and a half. Time well spent. The lady volunteer who showed us around knew all there was to know and delivered the story in a very light hearted and interesting way. We saw a great short film about...More

1  Thank trevor1949
Reviewed 20 May 2018

$4 entry is good and cheap. It's only a small centre. Good view of the aircraft. There's a display showing the aircraft that are out on duty. Volunteers are friendly & knowledgeable.More

1  Thank Kamal W
Terry C, President of Volunteers Support Group at Royal Flying Doctor Service Visitors Centre, Dubbo, responded to this reviewResponded 22 May 2018

Thank you for your review and taking the time to visit our small display. I am sure the volunteers explained we have started to build a 7.2 million dollar state of the art visitor experience further out in the airport. This will be as good...More

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Bruce C
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Response from Kelvin A | Reviewed this property |
They are open Tuesday to Saturday 1pm - 4pm
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