GP aids cyclone victims

Days later he was repairing limbs and treating burns, part of a medical team of 27 operating out of the ravaged nation’s Central Hospital car park.

When Dr Heggie (left) and his Australian Medical Assistance Team (AUSMAT) flew into Port Vila in an RAAF C-17 Globemaster with 30 tonnes of medical supplies and equipment to lessen the impact on local resources, the devastation was