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RACQ LifeFlight Rescue assists with rescue of missing bushwalker

RACQ LifeFlight Rescue assists with rescue of missing bushwalker

A woman has been found safe and well, after spending a night lost in bushland, south west of Maryborough. It's believed the ...
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Man seriously injured after ride-on lawn mower rolls into ditch

Man seriously injured after ride-on lawn mower rolls into ditch

The Sunshine Coast RACQ LifeFlight Rescue helicopter has flown a man to hospital, after he was injured in a mowing ...
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RACQ Lifeflight Rescue airlifts 4 year old after double snake bite

RACQ Lifeflight Rescue airlifts 4 year old after double snake bite

A four year old boy has been airlifted to hospital by the Bundaberg RACQ LifeFlight Rescue helicopter, after being bitten ...
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RACQ LifeFlight Rescue searches for suspected missing swimmer

RACQ LifeFlight Rescue searches for suspected missing swimmer

The Sunshine Coast-based RACQ LifeFlight Rescue helicopter crew has searched for a swimmer, suspected missing, in a river south of Gympie.  ...
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RACQ LifeFlight Rescue airlifts driver after serious rollover

RACQ LifeFlight Rescue airlifts driver after serious rollover

The Bundaberg-based RACQ LifeFlight Rescue helicopter has airlifted a man to hospital, after he was involved in a single vehicle ...
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RACQ LifeFlight Rescue assists boatie on board damaged vessel

RACQ LifeFlight Rescue assists boatie on board damaged vessel

A boatie has been rescued from the ocean, near Bundaberg, following a multi-agency response, this morning (Weds 30th Dec). The Bundaberg ...
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RACQ LifeFlight Rescue joins search for missing boatie

RACQ LifeFlight Rescue joins search for missing boatie

The Sunshine Coast-based RACQ LifeFlight Rescue helicopter has been involved in a major search for a man, who was found standing on ...
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Two RACQ LifeFlight Rescue choppers called to head-on crash

Two RACQ LifeFlight Rescue choppers called to head-on crash

Two RACQ LifeFlight Rescue helicopters have airlifted two patients after a head-on crash, north of Gympie this afternoon. The Brisbane and ...
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Couple rescued in 2nd overnight remote flood mission

Couple rescued in 2nd overnight remote flood mission

RACQ LifeFlight Rescue has performed a second overnight flood rescue, to save a couple stranded between rising floodwaters in far ...
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racqlifeflightrescue2 days ago
Magnificent sunset across Moreton Bay, with Pilot Andrew at the controls, during a medical transfer. Tasked by @queenslandhealth #sunset #MoretonBay #queensland #pilotlife #aw139
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LifeFlight3 days ago

Regular training is always a crucial part of our operations at #RACQ LifeFlight Rescue. The Mount Isa crew recently put four Queensland Ambulance Service (QAS) Flight Paramedics through their paces, with some winching exercises.

Tasked by Queensland Health

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racqlifeflightrescue3 days ago
Happy Friday from the Sunshine Coast RACQ LifeFlight Rescue crew. Stay safe while out expoloring our beautiful state this weekend 🏄‍♀️⛰🏖 Supported by @queenslandhealth . . . #rescuehelicopter #weekend #loveqld #noosa #savinglives
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LifeFlight7 days ago

2020 was a record year for our Townsville #RACQ LifeFlight Rescue Air Ambulance jets! Almost 350 people received lifesaving care - the most patients in the service’s 12 year history! 👏✈️

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LifeFlight1 week ago

The Sunshine Coast #RACQ LifeFlight Rescue chopper copped a drenching on the weekend! Who else got caught in the rain?!
Thanks to Daniel Wilson for the awesome pic 📸

racqlifeflightrescue2 weeks ago
Don’t fur-get your mask if you’re heading out in the greater Brisbane region over the next 3 days. It’s beary important #teddy #teddybear #lockdown #wearamask #brisbane @queenslandhealth
RACQLifeFlightRescue7 months ago
We love our communities ❤️ Thank you @QldPolice and Bundaberg! #RuntoRescue with us 🚁 https://t.co/EkfK9tX0kN
RACQLifeFlightRescue7 months ago
Have you spotted the Bundy Police #RunToRescue team outside the station today? Stop by for some fun and say hello! 👮‍♀️👮🚁 https://t.co/EXy25jJI5Y
RACQLifeFlightRescue7 months ago
PAW PATROL 🐾 Bundaberg @QldPolice are out and about raising money for @RACQ_LifeFlight https://t.co/htAZE3Lttg

A Day in the Life – Aviation Operations

“I don’t normally have an average day, but that’s what makes the job so good”

Patient Story – Tristan Sik

“There were tears in my eyes seeing the chopper come. It was so emotional”

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