Man airlifted after snake bite

The man had been working on an orchard approximately 20 kilometres south of Mundubbera when he was struck on his right hand by the snake.

The Bundaberg RACQ LifeFlight Rescue helicopter was tasked shortly after 12.30pm and picked up the patient from Mundubbera Hospital.

He was flown to Bundaberg Base Hospital in a stable condition for further treatment.