A home away from home for Meg and Ollie

07 Sep 2018

In 2017, Ollie was a newborn when he had to undergo surgery on his perforated bowel. His mum Meg, dad Lucas and Ollie’s brother Levi travelled from their home in Mt Isa to Townsville and stayed at Ronald McDonald House for ten weeks whilst Ollie recovered in the adjacent Townsville Hospital.

Keeping Families Close: Artie’s story

19 Jul 2018

When Donna and Pierre realised their little boy Arthur (Artie) was not himself, they did what any parents would do and whisked him off to their local doctor in Atherton on the Tablelands. Little did they know this check-up would lead Donna and little Artie to be on the 1st available Royal Flying Doctors Service to be flown immediately to Townsville where he would be assessed by the paediatric team.

Today we remember Cliff Jury, our founding Chairman

01 May 2018

Today we remember and celebrate the life of our founding Chairman Cliff Jury, late of Brisbane, formerly of Mooloolaba and Mount Isa, who passed away peacefully, aged 97 years. Dearly loved Husband of Margaret (deceased) and Father of Glenys, Sherrill (deceased) and Leone. Loving Grandfather of four, Great grandfather of 10.