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CareFlight airlifts surfer from Point Lookout

The RACQ CareFlight Rescue helicopter flew to Point Lookout on the eastern coast of North Stradbroke Island this afternoon to airlift a man in his 40s who injured his leg while surfing.

The Sunshine Coast-based helicopter landed in a clearing opposite the Bowls Club and CareFlightís medical team treated the manís injured leg.

He was then flown to the Princess Alexandra Hospital for further treatment, in a stable condition.