Tourist airlifted with medical condition
The Bundaberg-based RACQ LifeFlight Rescue helicopter airlifted an elderly woman with a medical condition from Bustard Heads.
The woman was apart of a tour group and was treated on the scene by the aeromedical crew.
The woman was flown to Bundaberg hospital in a stable condition.
2017 was a record year for LifeFlight for lifesaving missions with its aeromedical crews, community helicopters and Air Ambulance jets performing a record 5,334 missions throughout Queensland and around the world.
LifeFlight is a community-based charity that relies on donations from the public and community support to the LifeFlight Foundation.