The RACQ CareFlight Rescue crew has flown a teenage girl suffering an asthma attack off Fraser Island.
The RACQ CareFlight Rescue crew has flown a teenage girl suffering an asthma attack off Fraser Island. RACQ CareFlight Rescue

Sydney teen suffering asthma attack flown off Fraser Island

A TEENAGE girl suffering an asthma attack has been flown off Fraser Island on Friday morning by the Bundaberg-based RACQ CareFlight Rescue helicopter.

A rescue chopper spokeswoman said the Sydney resident was holidaying on the island with family when she fell ill late last night.

She said the girl's mother accompanied her in the helicopter, which landed at Happy Valley, and the teen was flown to Hervey Bay Hospital in a stable condition.
 



Perfect weather for Lady Musgrave launch

Perfect weather for Lady Musgrave launch

This Seventeen Seventy tourism operator is back on board.

Ship detained as crew alleges mistreatment

Ship detained as crew alleges mistreatment

The crew say they have lost weight from the lack of food onboard.

Small Gladstone businesses hunting for next big project

Small Gladstone businesses hunting for next big project

Solar project comes as a relief for many.

Local Partners