About CareFlight

Our mission is to save lives, speed recovery and serve the community.

CareFlight is dedicated to providing the highest standard of rapid response critical care to the ill and injured. Our specially trained doctors and nurses use helicopters, aeroplanes, medi-jets and road ambulances to bring a hospital level of care to our patients.


MediSim Program

CareFlight MediSim brings emergency trauma care training to first responders in New South Wales, Victoria and Tasmania.

Our Shop

Choose a cuddly
CareFlight bear
or another great gift
from our shop and
help save a life.

Princess Bear Leiahn

What's Happening:

30 years of support

As we celebrate 30 years of saving lives, we also celebrate 30 years of community support.

More ways to save lives

Our educators run special courses on keeping patients alive when standard methods don't work.

CareFlight base tours

Experience a unique tour of the CareFlight facilities and meet our people at our Darwin and Sydney bases.

Get Involved:

Get Involved

Come on board

Make a difference

Community involvement is fundamental to our success. Find out about the many ways in which you can become involved with CareFlight and make a difference.

Current Appeal:

CareFlight Appeal August 2016

Support our latest appeal

30 years of saving lives

Community support has helped CareFlight rescue more than 50,000 people over the past three decades. Your donation today will help us continue to save lives...

Media Releases

26 October 2016 10:00am

Man injured in workplace incident

22 September 2016 1:00pm

18-month-old stable after fall


August 2016

  • 30 years of saving lives…
  • THREAT course a big hit…
  • Missions…
  • Paediatric helicopter service…

May 2016

  • Ryan's recovery…
  • More female CareFlight doctors…
  • Missions…
  • CareFlight nurse in Fiji…

February 2016

  • Horror after micro sleep…
  • Trauma training in Tassie…
  • Missions…
  • New jet era for CareFlight…

Our Partners:

Our Partners