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Every week 28 Kiwis need the help of Life Flight.

Every week 28 Kiwis need the help of Life Flight.


Join our Red Angels, our community of monthly givers, to keep our Westpac Rescue Helicopter and Air Ambulance Planes flying.

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For each mission, we need to raise $2,500 from the community. With your support, we are there for those who need us.

emergency air services
Respond every
6 hours
to medical emergencies
people each year
patients to date

Phoebe's flight for life

Patient Story

Phoebe's flight for life

"Without Life Flight we wouldn’t have our wee girl in our lives."  

- Markelle, Phoebe's mum


Read their story


Events & fundraisers

[Cancelled] Open Day 2021

Given the recent cases of COVID-19 community transmission, and following advice from our medical partners, we have come to the conclusion that it is simply not feasible for us to safely host several thousand people at our airbase. 
Events & fundraisers

Kilbirnie Santa Parade

Sincere thank you to the Kilbirnie Business Network for putting on another fantastic community event and kindly choosing to raise funds for Life Flight this year.


News from base

Pilot Erin shares what it means to be part of a life-saving team

Life Flight’s Air Ambulance Pilot Erin has generously shared her insights on what being part of the Life Flight team means to her….
News from base

Life Flight Chief Executive Reflects On COVID-19

It's been a busy time for everyone at Life Flight, adjusting to the new ‘normal’, especially for Chief Executive Mark Johnston. With COVID-19 affecting the way we work, fly and fundraise, there have been many challenges