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Royal Flying Doctor Service Visitors Centre, Dubbo

adjacent to Dubbo Airport, Dubbo, New South Wales 2830, Australia
+61 2 6841 2555
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What wonderful excursion

This is an outstanding place to visit. Myself and wife enjoyed the whole experience The guides were... read more

Reviewed today
Frank H
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Kurri Kurri, Australia
via mobile
Not to be Missed

What a surprise, I didn't realise how much the RFDS did medically but also dental and was... read more

Reviewed 2 weeks ago
Kelvin A
,
North Sydney, Australia
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  • Average1%
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adjacent to Dubbo Airport, Dubbo, New South Wales 2830, Australia
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+61 2 6841 2555
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"flight simulator"
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"great video"
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"informative volunteers"
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"small visitor center"
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"australian outback"
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"really enjoyed our visit"
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"worth a visit"
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"regional airport"
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"great place to visit"
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Reviewed today via mobile

This is an outstanding place to visit. Myself and wife enjoyed the whole experience The guides were very informative. Visit it and make a worthwhile donation the organisation deserves our support

Thank Frank H
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago

What a surprise, I didn't realise how much the RFDS did medically but also dental and was instrumental for the School of the Air. Staff are very friendly and informative, even learnt a lot about the $20 note. At $4 per adult its a must...More

Thank Kelvin A
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Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

We all need to know more about what what the RFDS does for our country. You only need to spend an hour here but it is well worth it. For a small entry fee you get a talk and vidieo viewing which are presented very...More

1  Thank Daneegirl
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Reviewed 4 weeks ago

The staff were very informative about a very important service provided to the outback communities. A great place to visit

Thank waynedg2016
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Reviewed February 9, 2018 via mobile

Today I visited the RFDS with my partner after a big day at the zoo (20/2/17). We were greeted by Nicole and Terry. These two were full of knowledge and allowed us to have a great time at the visitors centre, I think we stayed...More

Thank Kieran R
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Reviewed January 27, 2018

a nice little surprise visiting this museum, nice old history to learn about and old artefacts to see, and not far out of town, keep up the good work RFDS...

1  Thank jasonenricaz
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Reviewed January 20, 2018 via mobile

Visited with 2 families & kids. Got to see RFDS in action going out on a retrieval & we watched the plane on a real time map app after a documentary. The volunteers are great on a guided tour & so much history & information...More

Thank lizandstu
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Reviewed January 2, 2018 via mobile

We learnt so much on this tour of the Dubbo facility. Both the kids and adults loved it. You have the opportunity to see inside a decommissioned aircraft (the kids got to 'pilot'). Worth a visit if passing through.

Thank Bryerh
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Reviewed December 27, 2017

A great place to visit with the kids to get an up close and personal view of what the RFDS core business is about. Plenty of time to browse the history and see up close the planes that are ready to fly at a moments...More

Thank Josie K
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Reviewed December 2, 2017

spent some time finding out about what a great job these people do - the level of service they offer (great not to have to use it), the knowledge and skills - really helpful staff - would recommend people to go and see -to be...More

Thank diannecarroll14
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