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  1. RACQ CareFlight Rescue Bundaberg Attends Horse Fall Patient

    RACQ CareFlight Rescue Bundaberg Attends Horse Fall Patient

    This morning Bundaberg RACQ CareFlight Rescue Helicopter was tasked at 10 am to an incident at a rural town district North West of Mundubbera.

  2. Rescue Helicopter Winches Paramedic to Injured Teen on Fraser

    Rescue Helicopter Winches Paramedic to Injured Teen on Fraser

    The RACQ Careflight Rescue Helicopter of Bundaberg has performed a rescue at Fraser Island sometime after 1:30PM this afternoon.

  3. Manar Park Motorbike Crash Requires Rescue Chopper

    Manar Park Motorbike Crash Requires Rescue Chopper

    Aircrew from RACQ CareFlight Rescue Toowoomba were tasked at 10:44 this morning to Manar Park 4wd & Motorbike track to attend to a injured motorbike rider.

  4. Pilot airlifted by CareFlight after Tiger Moth crash

    Pilot airlifted by CareFlight after Tiger Moth crash

    RACQ CareFlight Rescue has airlifted a 21-year-old man from the scene of a light plane accident near Norwell, north of the Gold Coast today.

  5. CareFlight airlifts injured truck driver from Taroom

    CareFlight airlifts injured truck driver from Taroom

    CareFlight’s Surat Gas Aero-Medical Service (SGAS) helicopter has airlifted a 50-year-old man from the scene of motor vehicle accident in Taroom this morning.

  6. CareFlight's Bundaberg rescue helicopter attends two vehicle accidents

    CareFlight's Bundaberg rescue helicopter attends two vehicle accidents

    RACQ CareFlight Rescue’s Bundaberg-based crew attended two motor vehicle accidents in consecutive rescue missions yesterday afternoon.

  7. Woman airlifted following Central Queensland car crash

    Woman airlifted following Central Queensland car crash

    The Surat Gas Aero-Medical Service has airlifted a woman in her mid-20s from Taroom Hospital, in the Banana Shire, following a single vehicle accident on the Leichhardt Highway this afternoon.

  8. CareFlight airlifts marine sting victim from Fraser Island

    CareFlight airlifts marine sting victim from Fraser Island

    RACQ CareFlight Rescue has airlifted a 22-year-old woman from Fraser Island after she suffered a marine sting.

  9. CareFlight crews airlift marine stinger victims

    CareFlight crews airlift marine stinger victims

    CareFlight crews were tasked to Fraser Island on two separate occasions yesterday (Friday) to treat and transport patients who had reportedly been stung by marine stingers.
     

  10. RACQ CareFlight Rescue Attends Boating Fall off Lady Musgrave

    RACQ CareFlight Rescue Attends Boating Fall off Lady Musgrave

    At 11:30am the Bundaberg RACQ CareFlight Rescue helicopter was tasked to attend to patient who had taken a fall on a boat off Lady Musgrave Island.

  11. Bundy RACQ CareFlight Rescue Airlifts Dirt Biker

    Bundy RACQ CareFlight Rescue Airlifts Dirt Biker

    Bundaberg’s RACQ CareFlight Rescue Helicopter attended the scene of a dirt bike accident at Torbanlea west of Hervey Bay, yesterday evening at 6:00 pm. 

  12. Brisbane teen airlifted from Fraser Island overnight

    Brisbane teen airlifted from Fraser Island overnight

    A 14-year-old Brisbane boy has been airlifted from Fraser Island’s Kingfisher Bay Resort after being injured in a Segway accident.

  13. CareFlight travels to Camooweal to airlift patient

    CareFlight travels to Camooweal to airlift patient

    RACQ CareFlight Rescue's Mount Isa-based helicopter has flown to the rural township of Camooweal in North West Queensland to airlift a patient suffering a cardiac condition. 

  14. Teenager airlifted after motocross accident

    Teenager airlifted after motocross accident

    The RACQ CareFlight Rescue's Sunshine Coast-based helicopter was tasked to Manor Park on Sunday afternoon where a teenager had been injured in a motorcross accident.

  15. Man airlifted after being hit by a bull

    Man airlifted after being hit by a bull

    The Brisbane RACQ CareFlight Rescue helicopter flew to Kingaroy Hospital Sunday afternoon to airlift a male in his mid-sixties after being hit by a bull.

  16. Two airlifted after two car collision Warwick

    Two airlifted after two car collision Warwick

    The RACQ CareFlight Rescue Toowoomba-based helicopter was activated to attend a motor vehicle accident 20 kilometres West of Warwick on the Cunningham Highway Saturday afternoon. 

  17. Man airlifted from the scene of a grain truck rollover

    Man airlifted from the scene of a grain truck rollover

    A man in his 50s has been airlifted from the scene of a grain truck rollover on a single-lane road near Cecil Plains, South of Dalby, this morning.

  18. Teenager airlifted after being entrapped upside in vehicle

    Teenager airlifted after being entrapped upside in vehicle

    RACQ CareFlight Rescue's Bundaberg helicopter was tasked to a single vehicle rollover South West of Maryborough, near the town of Glenbar Sunday morning at about 6:30am.

  19. Toddler in critical condition after near drowning

    Toddler in critical condition after near drowning

    RACQ CareFlight Rescue's Sunshine Coast helicopter was tasked to the southern end of Bribie Island just after 1:45pm Sunday afternoon after reports of a toddler had been pulled from the water unconscious.

  20. Teenager airlifted after skiing accident

    Teenager airlifted after skiing accident

    The RACQ CareFlight's Toowoomba rescue helicopter flew to Lake Somerset Sunday afternoon where a 16-year-old male had injured himself whilst skiing.

  21. Woman critical after motorcycle accident

    Woman critical after motorcycle accident

    The RACQ CareFlight Rescue Toowoomba-based helicopter was tasked to the scene of a motorcycle acciden at Peaks Crossing near Boonah late Saturday afternoon. 

  22. Iconic CareFlight helicopter retires after two decades of service

    Iconic CareFlight helicopter retires after two decades of service

    It served thousands of Queenslander’s for two decades but this week, RACQ CareFlight Rescue’s Bell 412 XCF “Foxtrot” helicopter made its final flight before its well-earned retirement from the rescue fleet.

  23. CareFlight airlifts Swedish tourist hurt at Fraser Island

    CareFlight airlifts Swedish tourist hurt at Fraser Island

    A Swedish tourist has been airlifted by RACQ CareFlight Rescue after he was injured while swimming in the ocean at Fraser Island this morning.

  24. Yuletide yacht parade to benefit CareFlight

    Yuletide yacht parade to benefit CareFlight

    MOOLOOLABA’S canals and waterways will come alive in a magical, floating, light spectacular on Saturday 12 December for the annual Mooloolaba Christmas Boat Parade.

  25. Man airlifted after Fraser Island accident

    Man airlifted after Fraser Island accident

    An injured 20-year-old man has been airlifted from Fraser Island overnight (Monday) by the RACQ CareFlight Rescue helicopter service.

  26. CareFlight airlifts man after suspected snake bite

    CareFlight airlifts man after suspected snake bite

    A man in his 40s has been airlifted to Bundaberg following a suspected snake bite on his lower right leg.

  27. CareFlight airlifts teen suffering critical injuries

    CareFlight airlifts teen suffering critical injuries

    A 17-year-old man suffering head injuries was airlifted by RACQ CareFlight Rescue from Hervey Bay Hospital today. 

  28. Teen motorbike rider airlifted by CareFlight

    Teen motorbike rider airlifted by CareFlight

    A 13-year-old boy has been airlifted from Mundubbera late this afternoon following a motorbike accident. 

  29. 4WD rollover leads to double airlift

    4WD rollover leads to double airlift

    Two Brisbane men aged in their 20s were airlifted by RACQ CareFlight Rescue from a property in Quinalow, near Toowoomba after a vehicle they were...
  30. CareFlight called to assist at multi-vehicle accident

    CareFlight called to assist at multi-vehicle accident

    RACQ CareFlight Rescue’s Sunshine Coast-based helicopter has airlifted a woman in her 50s with multiple trauma injuries following a multi-vehicle accident on the Bruce Highway this afternoon.

  31. Schoolies teenager airlifted from Fraser Island

    Schoolies teenager airlifted from Fraser Island

    A Brisbane teenager has been injured after a vehicle he was working on fell on his shoulder at Fraser Island during Schoolies Week.

  32. Woman airlifted after truck rollover in Scenic Rim

    Woman airlifted after truck rollover in Scenic Rim

    A woman in her 70s has been airlifted by RACQ CareFlight Rescue following a truck rollover near Boonah in the Scenic Rim.

  33. CareFlight airlifts injured teenager from Gore Highway crash

    CareFlight airlifts injured teenager from Gore Highway crash

    A teenage boy seriously injured in a single motor vehicle crash on the Gore Highway early this morning has been airlifted by RACQ CareFlight Rescue.

  34. Motorcyclist seriously injured in crash at Mount Mee

    Motorcyclist seriously injured in crash at Mount Mee

    A 23-year-old woman seriously injured in a single motorcycle crash at Mount Mee has been urgently airlifted to Brisbane by RACQ CareFlight Rescue.

  35. Injured quad bike rider airlifted from Stanthorpe

    Injured quad bike rider airlifted from Stanthorpe

    An injured quad bike rider has been airlifted by RACQ CareFlight Rescue following an accident in the Southern Downs region this morning.

  36. Moreton Bay Region child airlifted from Fraser Island

    Moreton Bay Region child airlifted from Fraser Island

    A nine-year-old girl suffering breathing problems has been airlifted from Fraser Island overnight (Friday) by the RACQ CareFlight Rescue helicopter service.

  37. Sky high training for CareFlight crew

    Sky high training for CareFlight crew

    RACQ CareFlight Rescue pilots and aircrewman took part in annual water winch and vessel transfer training today, to prepare for an increase in off-shore helicopter rescues over summer.

  38. CareFlight performs first mission on board new AW139 helicopter

    CareFlight performs first mission on board new AW139 helicopter

    RACQ CareFlight Rescue’s Brisbane-based crew completed its first mission on board the new AgustaWestland 139 (AW139) helicopter today.

  39. Paraglider airlifted from Rainbow Beach

    Paraglider airlifted from Rainbow Beach

    A Sunshine Coast man has been airlifted by RACQ CareFlight Rescue following a paragliding accident at Rainbow Beach this afternoon.

  40. Dirt bike rider winched rescued by CareFlight

    Dirt bike rider winched rescued by CareFlight

    The Sunshine Coast RACQ CareFlight Rescue helicopter has successfully performed the winch rescue of an injured dirt bike rider at Charlie Moreland Park in the Imbil State Forest this afternoon.

  41. CareFlight airlifts man injured in timber harvester accident

    CareFlight airlifts man injured in timber harvester accident

    The Bundaberg RACQ CareFlight Rescue helicopter has flown to the scene of a serious accident involving a timber harvester north-west of Maryborough this morning.

  42. Teenager airlifted by CareFlight following snake bite

    Teenager airlifted by CareFlight following snake bite

    The Sunshine Coast-based RACQ CareFlight Rescue helicopter has airlifted a 17-year-old man who suffered a snake bite overnight. 

  43. Mount Isa rescue helicopter flies to single vehicle roll-over

    Mount Isa rescue helicopter flies to single vehicle roll-over

    The Mount Isa-based RACQ CareFlight Rescue helicopter was activated late yesterday (Sunday, 8 November) afternoon to attend to a high speed motor vehicle accident near Mckinlay in the State’s north west.

  44. Bundaberg CareFlight helicopter flies dawn mission

    Bundaberg CareFlight helicopter flies dawn mission

    The Bundaberg-based RACQ CareFlight Rescue helicopter has been tasked on a dawn mission this morning, flying to Fraser Island to retrieve a seriously ill tourist from a popular vacation spot at first light.

  45. Two CareFlight choppers called to crash

    Two CareFlight choppers called to crash

    Two CareFlight helicopters were called to the scene of a single vehicle roll-over at Mount Perry at around 3:30pm on Friday afternoon.

  46. CareFlight lands in cane field to save car crash victim

    CareFlight lands in cane field to save car crash victim

    The Sunshine Coast-based RACQ CareFlight Rescue helicopter was tasked to the scene of a single vehicle car accident at Maryborough this afternoon.

  47. CareFlight winches injured man from Table Top Mountain

    CareFlight winches injured man from Table Top Mountain

    The Toowoomba-based RACQ CareFlight Rescue helicopter has winched a 30-year-old man with leg injuries from Table Top Mountain near Toowoomba.  

  48. CareFlight Gala Ball raises $200,000

    CareFlight Gala Ball raises $200,000

    From lavish can-can dancers to Parisian glamour, the world famous Moulin Rouge came to life on the Sunshine Coast on Friday night when RACQ CareFlight...
  49. Injured man airlifted after fatal head-on crash

    Injured man airlifted after fatal head-on crash

    A man in his 40s has been airlifted to Brisbane by RACQ CareFlight Rescue following a fatal two car head-on collision 42 kilometres north of Bundaberg.

  50. Teenager airlifted after burns to his body

    Teenager airlifted after burns to his body

    The RACQ CareFlight Sunshine Coast-based rescue helicopter airlifted a teenager Saturday evening after suffering burns to his upper body during an incident at Sunshine Beach around 7pm.

  51. Woman airlifted after tree felling accident

    Woman airlifted after tree felling accident

    The RACQ CareFlight Rescue's Bundaberg helicopter was tasked to a property South West of Bundaberg near the town of Dallarnil Sunday morning where a woman had been injured whilst felling trees. 

  52. Motocross rider airlifted after Kilcoy accident

    Motocross rider airlifted after Kilcoy accident

    The RACQ CareFlight Rescue Sunshine Coast helicopter was tasked to a motocross park near the town of Kilcoy Sunday afternoon, where a rider had been injured.

  53. Young snake bite victim airlifted by RACQ CareFlight Rescue

    Young snake bite victim airlifted by RACQ CareFlight Rescue

    The Mount Isa-based RACQ CareFlight Rescue helicopter has flown to a property at Oorindi, approximately 80km from Cloncurry to assist a four-year-old female suffering a snake bite. 

  54. CareFlight airlifts man with flash burns

    CareFlight airlifts man with flash burns

    A man in his 20s has been airlifted by RACQ CareFlight Rescue after a gas boiler he was lighting ignited.

  55. Volunteers needed to help CareFlight spread Christmas joy

    Volunteers needed to help CareFlight spread Christmas joy

    This Christmas, RACQ CareFlight Rescue is calling on the Sunshine Coast community to help spread Christmas cheer by volunteering at the Sunshine Plaza Shopping Centre Christmas Gift Wrap.

  56. Two CareFlight helicopters respond to tour bus accident at Fraser Island

    Two CareFlight helicopters respond to tour bus accident at Fraser...

    Three people, including two children, have been airlifted by two separate RACQ CareFlight Rescue helicopters following an accident involving a tour bus at Fraser Island this afternoon.

  57. Man airlifted from Sunshine Coast beach by RACQ CareFlight Rescue

    Man airlifted from Sunshine Coast beach by RACQ CareFlight Rescue

    The Sunshine Coast-based RACQ CareFlight Rescue helicopter has flown to the aid of a 40-year-old man at Pincushion Island, Twin Waters after he suffered suspected spinal injuries.

  58. Two airlifted after separate Motocross accidents

    Two airlifted after separate Motocross accidents

    The Sunshine Coast's RACQ CareFlight rescue helicopter airlifted two patients from a motocross event near the town of Cooyar, around 40 km's South West of Nanango on Sunday afternoon. 

  59. Strawberries and cream give Toowoomba tennis goers a taste of Wimbledon

    Strawberries and cream give Toowoomba tennis goers a taste of...

    Hutchinson Builders Toowoomba International Tennis event may only be three years old, but it’s taken on a 138 year old tradition to help raise funds for CareFlight.
  60. Woman airlifted to Brisbane after horse fall

    Woman airlifted to Brisbane after horse fall

    RACQ CareFlight Rescue has airlifted a middle-aged woman who fell from a horse at Kentville in the Lockyer Valley region.

  61. CareFlight airlifts second patient involved in Jandowae crash

    CareFlight airlifts second patient involved in Jandowae crash

    A second person involved in this morning’s single vehicle rollover in the Western Downs region has been airlifted by RACQ CareFlight Rescue.

  62. CareFlight airlifts critically injured man after single vehicle crash

    CareFlight airlifts critically injured man after single vehicle crash

    A male passenger has been severely injured in a single vehicle rollover in the Western Downs region requiring the urgent airlift by an RACQ CareFlight Rescue helicopter.

  63. CareFlight to host Community Open Day

    CareFlight to host Community Open Day

    Locals are invited to take a rare behind-the-scenes look at RACQ CareFlight Rescue’s operations on Saturday 14 November when the service opens its hangar doors for the CareFlight Community Open Day.

  64. CareFlight completes 500 missions since 1 July

    CareFlight completes 500 missions since 1 July

    The Toowoomba RACQ CareFlight Rescue helicopter has flown to the Western Downs township of Tara this morning, to transport a female patient to Toowoomba Hospital for treatment.

    Significantly, this marks the 500th mission that CareFlight Rescue helicopters have flown since the start of the current financial year.

  65. CareFlight airlifts woman after five metre fall

    CareFlight airlifts woman after five metre fall

    The Brisbane-based RACQ CareFlight Rescue helicopter flew to Laidley late yesterday afternoon to assist a woman in her 50s who had fallen approximately five metres.

  66. Sixth motorbike rider airlifted by RACQ CareFlight Rescue

    Sixth motorbike rider airlifted by RACQ CareFlight Rescue

    A man in his 20s was airlifted by RACQ CareFlight Rescue’s Toowoomba helicopter after a motorbike accident in the Cunningham’s Gap region yesterday afternoon.

  67. Man airlifted by CareFlight’s Mount Isa chopper after single vehicle rollover

    Man airlifted by CareFlight’s Mount Isa chopper after single vehicle...

    The Mount Isa-based RACQ CareFlight Rescue helicopter has airlifted a man in his early 30s from the scene of a single vehicle accident this afternoon.

  68. CareFlight airlifts infant following beachside vehicle accident

    CareFlight airlifts infant following beachside vehicle accident

    The Sunshine Coast RACQ CareFlight Rescue helicopter has flown a one-year-old male to Brisbane following a motor vehicle accident at Teewah Beach near Noosa today. 

  69. Teenager airlifted following motocross accident

    Teenager airlifted following motocross accident

    RACQ CareFlight Toowoomba's rescue helicopter was tasked to a motocross park near the town of Leyburn Sunday morning. 

  70. Boy airlifted after motocross accident

    Boy airlifted after motocross accident

    RACQ CareFlight Rescue Toowoomba's rescue helicopter was tasked to a motocross track outside of Warwick Saturday morning to a report of a injured rider. It's believed the young rider had been riding around the track when an accident occurred in front of him, as he tried to avoid it, he too fell and injured himself. 

  71. Man airlifted after dam accident

    Man airlifted after dam accident

    The Toowoomba Base crew of RACQ CareFlight was activated for it's second primary mission Saturday to a private property West of Tara.

  72. Man injured suffering head injuries after sand boarding

    Man injured suffering head injuries after sand boarding

    RACQ CareFlight Bundaberg's rescue helicopter was tasked to Fraser Island Friday afternoon, to a male that had suffered injuries in a sand boarding accident.

  73. Man airlifted after bulldozer rollover

    Man airlifted after bulldozer rollover

    RACQ CareFlight was tasked from the Sunshine Coast Friday afternoon to a private property about 50 km's West of Gympie near the town of Cinnabar to a report of a machinery accident. 

  74. Man injured after whale wave capsizes tinnie

    Man injured after whale wave capsizes tinnie

    The RACQ CareFlight Rescue helicopter was tasked to Fraser Island this morning to airlift a man in his 40s who was injured when he was watching a pod of whales and a wave capsized his tinnie.

  75. Busy week for CareFlight helicopters with 41 missions flown

    Busy week for CareFlight helicopters with 41 missions flown

    RACQ CareFlight Rescue has flown 41 rescue missions in seven days across southern Queensland.

  76. CareFlight completes two Fraser Island airlifts overnight

    CareFlight completes two Fraser Island airlifts overnight

    RACQ CareFlight Rescue has travelled to Fraser Island to aid two unwell patients in separate incidents overnight. 

  77. CareFlight airlifts mountain bike rider with possible spinal injury

    CareFlight airlifts mountain bike rider with possible spinal injury

    The Sunshine Coast RACQ CareFlight Rescue team has airlifted a mountain bike rider with suspected spinal injuries from Wyaralong Dam this afternoon. 

  78. Young camper flown to hospital by RACQ CareFlight Rescue

    Young camper flown to hospital by RACQ CareFlight Rescue

    The Bundaberg-based RACQ CareFlight Rescue helicopter has flown to Como near the Noosa North Shore area to assist a 10-year-old male with possible abdominal injuries.

  79. Man airlifted by CareFlight after near drowning

    Man airlifted by CareFlight after near drowning

    The Sunshine Coast RACQ CareFlight Rescue helicopter has airlifted a 24-year-old man after a near drowning at Inskip Point near Rainbow Beach. 

  80. SGAS helicopter airlifts man after truck rollover

    SGAS helicopter airlifts man after truck rollover

    The Roma-based Surat Gas Aero-Medical Service (SGAS) helicopter has airlifted a man in his mid-30s after a single vehicle accident in an area East of Roma yesterday. 

  81. CareFlight airlifts injured woman from Sunshine Coast beach

    CareFlight airlifts injured woman from Sunshine Coast beach

    A woman in her early 20s with a suspected head injury has been airlifted from Teewah Beach, near Noosa on the Sunshine Coast by RACQ CareFlight Rescue. 

  82. Man suffering burns airlifted from Fraser Island by RACQ CareFlight Rescue

    Man suffering burns airlifted from Fraser Island by RACQ CareFlight...

    The Sunshine Coast RACQ CareFlight Rescue helicopter was tasked to Happy Valley, Fraser Island at 6.40pm last night to airlift a man in his 40s suffering burns.

  83. CareFlight airlifts man following Sunshine Coast car accident

    CareFlight airlifts man following Sunshine Coast car accident

    The Sunshine Coast RACQ CareFlight Rescue helicopter was tasked to the scene of a motor vehicle accident in the Sunshine Coast hinterland shortly before 3.30pm this afternoon. 

  84. RACQ CareFlight Rescue airlifts boy after horse accident

    RACQ CareFlight Rescue airlifts boy after horse accident

    The Sunshine Coast RACQ CareFlight Rescue helicopter was tasked to a property in the Biggenden region shortly after 9.30am this morning to airlift a child who had been crushed by a horse. 

  85. Holidaymaker airlifted by RACQ CareFlight Rescue

    Holidaymaker airlifted by RACQ CareFlight Rescue

    The Bundaberg RACQ CareFlight Rescue helicopter was tasked to Fraser Island at around 8.45am this morning to airlift a man in his 50s suffering a cardiac condition. 

  86. CareFlight calls out for Mount Isa chopper patients

    CareFlight calls out for Mount Isa chopper patients

    The RACQ CareFlight Rescue helicopter service is putting the call out to former NQ Rescue patients to join CareFlight’s Patient Rescue Club.

  87. Man airlifted by RACQ CareFlight after explosion

    Man airlifted by RACQ CareFlight after explosion

    A man in his 20s has burns and suspected limb fractures after a tank he was working on exploded this afternoon. The locally based RACQ CareFlight...
  88. CareFlight airlifts second quad bike patient in four hours

    CareFlight airlifts second quad bike patient in four hours

    A man in his forties has suspected spinal injuries after a quad bike accident at Manar Park, Boondooma today. The Sunshine Coast based RACQ CareFlight...
  89. SGAS helicopter airlifts injured quad bike rider

    SGAS helicopter airlifts injured quad bike rider

    A woman in her 30s has sustained possible internal injuries after her quad bike rolled on her east of Roma this morning. The rider was part of a group...
  90. RACQ CareFlight Rescue crew helps locate injured bushwalker

    RACQ CareFlight Rescue crew helps locate injured bushwalker

    An injured bushwalker will be walked from the rugged mountainous region on the Queensland, New South Wales border after being located from the air by...
  91. Teenager airlifted following possible snake bite

    Teenager airlifted following possible snake bite

    A teenager has been airlifted by RACQ CareFlight Rescue after a possible snake bite. The 13-year old had been working on a sheep property north west...
  92. Shark hook embedded in teenager

    Shark hook embedded in teenager

    The RACQ CareFlight Bundaberg rescue helicopter was tasked to Cathedral Beach on Fraser Island Sunday afternoon, where a teenager had injured himself whilst learning how to cast a fishing line with a shark hook.

  93. New RACQ CareFlight Rescue chopper calls Brisbane home

    New RACQ CareFlight Rescue chopper calls Brisbane home

    Queensland’s lifesaving RACQ CareFlight Rescue service is expanding its operation, launching a new base and aircraft at Brisbane Airport today (September 18).

  94. Man airlifted after single vehicle rollover

    Man airlifted after single vehicle rollover

    A man in his 20s has been airlifted by RACQ CareFlight Rescue following a single vehicle rollover in the South Burnett region.

  95. RACQ CareFlight Rescue searches for missing boy at Rainbow Beach

    RACQ CareFlight Rescue searches for missing boy at Rainbow Beach

    The RACQ CareFlight Rescue helicopter has joined the search for a missing five-year-old boy at Rainbow Beach.

  96. Emerald boy airlifted from Fraser Island

    Emerald boy airlifted from Fraser Island

    A boy has been airlifted by RACQ CareFlight Rescue following a sand boarding accident on Fraser Island.

  97. Injured man airlifted after car crash

    Injured man airlifted after car crash

    A man in his 40s has been injured in a single motor vehicle accident at Toolara Forest in the Wide Bay-Burnett region, requiring the airlift by an RACQ CareFlight Rescue helicopter.

  98. CareFlight airlifts injured boy from Gold Coast hinterland

    CareFlight airlifts injured boy from Gold Coast hinterland

    A boy who was seriously injured in a fall near Natural Bridge in the Gold Coast hinterland has been airlifted by the RACQ CareFlight Rescue helicopter service.

  99. Motorcyclist airlifted after hitting kangaroo

    Motorcyclist airlifted after hitting kangaroo

    A motorcyclist has been airlifted by RACQ CareFlight Rescue overnight (Tuesday) after colliding with a kangaroo in the Western Downs region.

  100. Motorbike rider in serious condition after crash

    Motorbike rider in serious condition after crash

    RACQ CareFlight Rescue’s Sunshine Coast crew flew to Bauple this afternoon to airlift a man in his 40s involved in a motorbike accident on a property.

  101. CareFlight attends three motor vehicle crashes in one day

    CareFlight attends three motor vehicle crashes in one day

    RACQ CareFlight Rescue crews performed three back-to-back critical rescue missions this afternoon involving motor vehicles.

  102. Patient airlifted from single vehicle roll over

    Patient airlifted from single vehicle roll over

    The Bundaberg RACQ CareFlight Rescue helicopter has been tasked to the scene of a single vehicle roll over on Round Hill Road, Taunton, near Agnes Water this afternoon.

  103. Voice of SIRI hosts Club CareFlight breakfast

    Voice of SIRI hosts Club CareFlight breakfast

    You hear her voice every day - in the car, at home and at work. She guides you to your destination, and answers your questions in more than 40 million iPhones and 100 million GPS units worldwide.

  104. Toddler airlifted from Fraser Island tourist spot

    Toddler airlifted from Fraser Island tourist spot

    The Bundaberg RACQ CareFlight Rescue helicopter has flown an early morning rescue mission to Orchid Beach on Fraser Island this morning, going to the aid of a 2-year-old boy who was suffering the effects of a medical condition.

  105. RACQ CareFlight Rescue conducts first Mount Isa Mission

    RACQ CareFlight Rescue conducts first Mount Isa Mission

    RACQ CareFlight Mount Isa's Rescue Helicopter was tasked on its first mission Saturday morning to Cloncurry. The crew airlifted a male in his...
  106. Elderly man injured in Bruce Highway crash

    Elderly man injured in Bruce Highway crash

    The Sunshine Coast RACQ CareFlight Rescue crew flew to Kingaroy Hospital this afternoon to airlift an elderly man injured in an earlier car crash at...
  107. Injured woman airlifted to hospital after fall from horse

    Injured woman airlifted to hospital after fall from horse

    A woman in her 30s who was injured in a horse fall has been airlifted by RACQ CareFlight Rescue.

  108. CareFlight airlifts injured man from Fraser Island

    CareFlight airlifts injured man from Fraser Island

    A man in his 20s has been airlifted by RACQ CareFlight Rescue after suffering a suspected head injury on Fraser Island this morning.

  109. CareFlight flies back-to-back rescue missions

    CareFlight flies back-to-back rescue missions

    The Sunshine Coast RACQ CareFlight Rescue helicopter has flown back-to-back rescue missions on Saturday, including a dramatic winch rescue near Gympie.

  110. Costa Rican tourist bitten by snake on Fraser

    Costa Rican tourist bitten by snake on Fraser

    The RACQ CareFlight Rescue helicopter flew to Eurong on Fraser Island at 10pm Wednesday evening to airlift a male in his 20s who suffered a suspected snake bite.

  111. RACQ CareFlight Rescue airlifts man after mustering accident

    RACQ CareFlight Rescue airlifts man after mustering accident

    The RACQ CareFlight Rescue helicopter was tasked to the Gayndah region shortly after 1.30pm this afternoon to airlift a man in his 20s with a leg injury.

  112. CareFlight bear special delivery sees sick children smile

    CareFlight bear special delivery sees sick children smile

    Little patients in the Gold Coast University Hospital Children’s Ward have been given a new furry friend after a special delivery from RACQ...
  113. Child airlifted after suffering burns to his body

    Child airlifted after suffering burns to his body

    RACQ CareFlight was tasked to Maryborough Hospital Saturday afternoon around 4pm to airlift a preteen male that had suffered burns to his body after an accident.

  114. Man injured in single vehicle rollover

    Man injured in single vehicle rollover

    A man in his 60s has sustained suspected spinal and shoulder injuries following a single vehicle rollover in the North Burnett region today.

  115. Two patients airlifted after single vehicle rollover on Cunningham Highway

    Two patients airlifted after single vehicle rollover on Cunningham...

    A Victorian man and woman have been airlifted to hospital by RACQ CareFlight Rescue following a single vehicle rollover on the Cunningham Highway this morning.

  116. Four injured patients airlifted by CareFlight in seven hours

    Four injured patients airlifted by CareFlight in seven hours

    It has been an extremely busy night for the RACQ CareFlight Rescue helicopter service, with four injured patients airlifted between hospitals in just seven hours.

  117. Elderly man airlifted from Fraser Island

    Elderly man airlifted from Fraser Island

    An injured man has been airlifted from Fraser Island by the RACQ CareFlight Rescue helicopter service this afternoon.

  118. Woman airlifted after single vehicle crash

    Woman airlifted after single vehicle crash

    A woman in her 30s has been airlifted by the RACQ CareFlight Rescue helicopter with suspected internal injuries after her car left the road north of...
  119. Support CareFlight on Casual for a Cause Day this Friday

    Support CareFlight on Casual for a Cause Day this Friday

    Locals and businesses across Queensland are encouraged to dress in casual Friday attire for Casual for a Cause Day this Friday August 21 to show support for RACQ CareFlight Rescue’s lifesaving community service.

  120. Mother and son airlifted from Western Downs car crash

    Mother and son airlifted from Western Downs car crash

    The Toowoomba RACQ CareFlight Rescue helicopter has airlifted a mother and her young son from the scene of a single vehicle accident south-west of Glenmorgan this morning.

  121. CareFlight tasked to Moreton Bay twice in four hours

    CareFlight tasked to Moreton Bay twice in four hours

    The RACQ CareFlight Rescue helicopter has airlifted patients from two separate incidents on Moreton Bay’s Macleay Island within the space of four hours today.

  122. CareFlight’s fundraising manager wins business woman award

    CareFlight’s fundraising manager wins business woman award

    One of RACQ CareFlight Rescue’s most dedicated employees on the Sunshine Coast has been honoured at the 2015 Business Woman of the Year Awards on Saturday night.

  123. CareFlight’s Bundaberg helicopter airlifts two injured patients

    CareFlight’s Bundaberg helicopter airlifts two injured patients

    The RACQ CareFlight Rescue helicopter has responded to back-to-back missions overnight (Saturday) after two patients were injured in separate accidents in the North Burnett region.

  124. CareFlight airlifts injured rally car driver to Brisbane

    CareFlight airlifts injured rally car driver to Brisbane

    A man in his 50s has been injured during a rally car race near Jimna in the Somerset region, requiring the urgent airlift by an RACQ CareFlight Rescue helicopter.

  125. Injured man airlifted from Fraser Island

    Injured man airlifted from Fraser Island

    A man has been airlifted from Fraser Island by RACQ CareFlight Rescue after suffering a suspected leg injury.

  126. Think Money digs deep for CareFlight

    Think Money digs deep for CareFlight

    Sunshine Coast business Think Money has announced a vital partnership with RACQ CareFlight Rescue to help keep the local helicopter flying in the community.

  127. Infant airlifted after being injured by mower

    Infant airlifted after being injured by mower

    An infant has been airlifted by RACQ CareFlight Rescue overnight with serious injuries after being run over by a mower. The rescue helicopter service,...
  128. Man airlifted after being crushed between vehicles

    Man airlifted after being crushed between vehicles

    A man in his forties has been airlifted to hospital with multiple injuries after being crushed between two four wheel drives this morning. He and a...
  129. Teenager airlifted by RACQ CareFlight Rescue after quad bike accident

    Teenager airlifted by RACQ CareFlight Rescue after quad bike accident

    A teenager has been airlifted by RACQ CareFlight Rescue from Mount Tamborine following a quad bike accident this afternoon. 

  130. Woman airlifted after multi-vehicle accident Gin Gin

    Woman airlifted after multi-vehicle accident Gin Gin

    RACQ CareFlight was tasked to the Bruce Highway Sunday afternoon around 4:30pm 40km's North of Gin Gin for a multi vehicle accident.

  131. Teenager winched to safety after mountain bike fall

    Teenager winched to safety after mountain bike fall

    RACQ CareFlight's Sunshine Coast crew was tasked to a property South of Kenilworth Sunday morning at 10 am. A male teenager was riding with a group of other riders when he fell causing a serious leg injury. 

  132. Woman airlifted by RACQ CareFlight Rescue after horse fall

    Woman airlifted by RACQ CareFlight Rescue after horse fall

    A woman in her 20s has been airlifted by the RACQ CareFlight Rescue helicopter with facial injuries following a horse fall in the Goondiwindi region this morning.

  133. Chopper Awareness Month kicks off today

    Chopper Awareness Month kicks off today

    As a Flight Intensive Care Paramedic for RACQ CareFlight Rescue, Brad Solomon knows only too well the importance of having lifesaving medical kits at the ready to respond to air-medical emergencies 24 hours a day, seven days a week.

  134. RACQ CareFlight airlifts three bike riders in two days

    RACQ CareFlight airlifts three bike riders in two days

    RACQ CareFlight Rescue has airlifted two bike riders injured in unrelated crashes this morning taking to three the number of patients in two days. The...
  135. Motorcyclist airlifted by RACQ CareFlight Rescue

    Motorcyclist airlifted by RACQ CareFlight Rescue

    A man in his 30s has been airlifted by the Toowoomba RACQ CareFlight Rescue helicopter following a crash this afternoon. The man was riding in a dirt...
  136. Two competitors winched from King of the Mountain Race

    Two competitors winched from King of the Mountain Race

    RACQ CareFlight's Sunshine Coast crew was activated late Sunday afternoon to Mount Cooroora West of the Sunshine Coast where the King of the Mountain race was being held.

     

  137. Man airlifted after Motorcycle sidecar accident

    Man airlifted after Motorcycle sidecar accident

    RACQ CareFlight flew to Stanthorpe late Saturday afternoon to airlift a male in his late forties that had suffered injuries in a motorcycle race.

  138. Farming accident ends in airlift

    Farming accident ends in airlift

    A man in his 40s has suffered serious arm injuries after getting his hand caught in a piece of farming machinery on a property in Stony Creek, between Woodford and Kilcoy.

  139. Young woman airlifted after cliff fall

    Young woman airlifted after cliff fall

    An 18-year-old woman has been airlifted to hospital by RACQ CareFlight Rescue after falling about nine metres down a cliff at Point Cartwright in Mooloolaba.

  140. Woman airlifted by RACQ CareFlight Rescue after fall from horse

    Woman airlifted by RACQ CareFlight Rescue after fall from horse

    A rider in her twenties has been airlifted by the RACQ CareFlight Rescue helicopter with a suspected concussion after a fall from a horse. It’s...
  141. CareFlight performs more than 100 lifesaving missions in 21 days

    CareFlight performs more than 100 lifesaving missions in 21 days

    RACQ CareFlight Rescue has flown a record 118 rescue missions in just 21 days, averaging more than five patients a day.

  142. Man airlifted after single vehicle rollover

    Man airlifted after single vehicle rollover

    The Bundaberg RACQ CareFlight Rescue helicopter crew has airlifted a seriously injured man from the scene of a single vehicle rollover just north of Tiaro this morning.

  143. Two children airlifted from Miles in separate accidents

    Two children airlifted from Miles in separate accidents

    Two children have been airlifted from Miles by the RACQ CareFlight Rescue helicopter after being injured in separate accidents on Saturday afternoon.

  144. Elderly man injured in Childers truck crash

    Elderly man injured in Childers truck crash

    An elderly gentleman has been airlifted by the RACQ CareFlight Rescue helicopter from Childers this afternoon following a truck roll over.

  145. CareFlight helicopters fly 17 missions in three days

    CareFlight helicopters fly 17 missions in three days

    RACQ CareFlight Rescue’s helicopter service has responded to 17 missions over the last 72 hours.

  146. CareFlight winches woodcutter from accident site

    CareFlight winches woodcutter from accident site

    RACQ CareFlight Rescue has airlifted a seriously injured patient from the scene of a woodcutting accident near Mungy, north-east of Mundubbera, this morning.

  147. Cherbourg Council donates kits to CareFlight

    Cherbourg Council donates kits to CareFlight

    Cherbourg Aboriginal Shire Council has generously donated two vital medical kits to RACQ CareFlight Rescue to help save lives in the region.

  148. Woman sustains multiple injuries in ride-on lawn mower accident

    Woman sustains multiple injuries in ride-on lawn mower accident

    A woman in her 40s has been airlifted by RACQ CareFlight Rescue following a ride-on lawn mower accident on a property in the Sunshine Coast hinterland.

  149. Man airlifted after falling off ladder

    Man airlifted after falling off ladder

    An injured man has been airlifted to Brisbane by RACQ CareFlight Rescue after falling approximately three metres from a ladder.

  150. Man airlifted after motorbike collision

    Man airlifted after motorbike collision

    RACQ CareFlight Rescue's Sunshine Coast helicopter was tasked to a motor vehicle accident north east of Noosa Heads on Sunday morning around 11:15am.

  151. Teenager airlifted after motocross accident

    Teenager airlifted after motocross accident

    RACQ CareFlight Rescue's Bundaberg helicopter was activated to a motocross park about 10km's south of Maryborough just before 1pm Saturday afternoon.

  152. Two patients airlifted from Fraser Island

    Two patients airlifted from Fraser Island

    RACQ CareFlight Rescue’s Sunshine Coast helicopter has flown to Happy Valley on Fraser Island just after noon today to airlift two people who fell down a flight of stairs.

  153. Elderly woman airlifted after Gin Gin crash

    Elderly woman airlifted after Gin Gin crash

    An elderly couple has been involved in a single vehicle accident on the Bruce Highway this afternoon, 50km north of Gin Gin.

  154. Man falls five metres from mango tree

    Man falls five metres from mango tree

    The RACQ CareFlight Rescue helicopter has landed at a property in Goodwood, 30km south of Bundaberg, this evening to airlift a man in his 30s who fell from a mango tree.

  155. RACQ CareFlight Rescue airlifts seriously injured motorcyclist

    RACQ CareFlight Rescue airlifts seriously injured motorcyclist

    A man in his 50s has been seriously injured after his motorcycle left the road and crashed on the Cunningham Highway this morning. The RACQ CareFlight...
  156. CareFlight clocks up record 1,410 missions

    CareFlight clocks up record 1,410 missions

    RACQ CareFlight’s iconic rescue helicopter service completed a record 1,410 missions in the 2014-15 financial year, providing lifesaving care to 1,227 people across Queensland.

  157. Trail bike rider airlifted from rural township

    Trail bike rider airlifted from rural township

    The Bundaberg RACQ CareFlight Rescue helicopter has flown to the Boyne Valley township of Many Peaks, south of Gladstone, this afternoon following reports of a serious trail bike accident.

  158. CareFlight’s Toowoomba helicopter clocks up 1,000 hours saving lives

    CareFlight’s Toowoomba helicopter clocks up 1,000 hours saving lives

    RACQ CareFlight Rescue’s Toowoomba based helicopter has performed 506 missions in the 2014-2015 financial year, clocking up more than 1,000 hours saving lives in the community.

  159. CareFlight airlifts teenager thrown from horse

    CareFlight airlifts teenager thrown from horse

    A teenage girl has been airlifted by RACQ CareFlight Rescue overnight (Wednesday) after she was thrown from a horse in the North Burnett region yesterday afternoon.

  160. CareFlight commences operations out of new Brisbane Base

    CareFlight commences operations out of new Brisbane Base

    In a watershed moment for our 34-year-old organisation, CareFlight Group Queensland has commenced aeromedical retrieval operations from a newly established Brisbane Airport base, as of 1 July 2015.

  161. CareFlight merger made official

    CareFlight merger made official

    The planned merger between local rescue helicopter service NQ Rescue and CareFlight Group Queensland becomes official on 1 July 2015.

  162. CareFlight airlifts man injured in crash

    CareFlight airlifts man injured in crash

    A man in his 60s has been airlifted by RACQ CareFlight Rescue overnight (Wednesday) following a motor vehicle accident at Gatton.
  163. Man airlifted after being stepped on by cow

    Man airlifted after being stepped on by cow

    A man in his 40s who was stepped on by a cow in the South Burnett region has been airlifted by RACQ CareFlight Rescue this morning.

  164. CareFlight airlifts woman from rural property

    CareFlight airlifts woman from rural property

    The Sunshine Coast RACQ CareFlight Rescue helicopter has flown to a private property at Gunalda, north-west of Gympie, this morning to assist in the treatment and retrieval of a seriously ill woman.

  165. Melbourne man airlifted from Fraser Island

    Melbourne man airlifted from Fraser Island

    A Melbourne man suffering chest pain has been airlifted from Fraser Island by the RACQ CareFlight Rescue helicopter service.

  166. Girl airlifted after horse fall

    Girl airlifted after horse fall

    The Toowoomba-based RACQ CareFlight Rescue helicopter has airlifted a young girl who fell from a horse this afternoon.

  167. CareFlight helps save seriously ill bushwalker from remote location

    CareFlight helps save seriously ill bushwalker from remote location

    The Sunshine Coast RACQ CareFlight Rescue helicopter has assisted emergency services personnel in recovering a seriously ill patient from a secluded stretch of the Sunshine Coast Great Walk this afternoon.

  168. Teenager airlifted from Noosa North Shore

    Teenager airlifted from Noosa North Shore

    A 19-year-old male has been airlifted to hospital after he suffered a dislocated left arm whilst camping in the Cooloola National Park.

  169. Mount Stanley woman attacked by cow

    Mount Stanley woman attacked by cow

    The RACQ CareFlight Rescue helicopter was tasked to Mount Stanley this afternoon to airlift a woman in her 40s who was attacked by a cow.

  170. Two Ravenshoe burns victims airlifted to Brisbane by CareFlight Air Ambulance

    Two Ravenshoe burns victims airlifted to Brisbane by CareFlight Air...

    The CareFlight Group Challenger CL-604 Air Ambulance jet was activated on Thursday to collect two seriously injured burns patients from Cairns Hospital, following an explosion at a Ravenshoe café on Tuesday.

  171. RACQ CareFlight Rescue in the international spotlight

    RACQ CareFlight Rescue in the international spotlight

    Sunshine Coast RACQ CareFlight Rescue’s lifesaving work is the subject of an international documentary team.

  172. Boy critical after suffering burns to 45 percent of body

    Boy critical after suffering burns to 45 percent of body

    A boy has been urgently airlifted by RACQ CareFlight Rescue after his clothing caught fire at a property near Millmerran, in Queensland's Darling Downs region today. 

  173. CareFlight Race Day to burst out of the gate this June

    CareFlight Race Day to burst out of the gate this June

    Local Sunshine Coast radio celebrities Doc and Ash will host the much-anticipated RACQ CareFlight Sunny Coast Race Day on Saturday, 6 June.

  174. Hiker winched off Mt Walsh Summit

    Hiker winched off Mt Walsh Summit

    A hiker in his 30s has been winched off the summit of Mt Walsh after he fell and injured both his legs. The Sunshine Coast CareFlight Rescue crew flew...
  175. SGAS rescue helicopter airlifts injured truck driver

    SGAS rescue helicopter airlifts injured truck driver

    The Surat Gas Aero-Medical Service (SGAS) helicopter rescue service has airlifted a truck driver suffering leg and injuries after the truck he was...
  176. CareFlight’s gala ball supporters donate $900,000 over nine years

    CareFlight’s gala ball supporters donate $900,000 over nine years

    RACQ CareFlight Rescue transformed Rumours International into an enchanting winter wonderland for its ninth annual Gala Ball in Toowoomba on Saturday night, raising an estimated $140,000 for the helicopter rescue service.

  177. Woman airlifted from north west of Gympie after horse fall

    Woman airlifted from north west of Gympie after horse fall

    RACQ CareFlight flew to a property 25 km's N.W. of Gympie near the town of Woolooga Sunday morning to airlift a woman in her late fifties who had fallen from a horse whilst out riding.

  178. Man airlifted after his arm was trapped in an auger

    Man airlifted after his arm was trapped in an auger

    RACQ CareFlight flew to Goondiwindi Friday evening to airlift a male in his late twenties from North Star after he had been working with an auger and had his arm caught in it.

  179. CareFlight stars alongside and advises Dwayne Johnson in 3D action thriller San Andreas

    CareFlight stars alongside and advises Dwayne Johnson in 3D action...

    Dwayne Johnson is the ultimate action hero, and CareFlight is along for the ride in his latest adventure movie opening in cinemas around Australia today.

  180. CareFlight stars alongside and advises Dwayne Johnson in 3D action thriller San Andreas

    CareFlight stars alongside and advises Dwayne Johnson in 3D action...

    Dwayne Johnson is the ultimate action hero, and CareFlight is along for the ride in his latest adventure movie opening in cinemas around Australia today.

  181. CareFlight’s Winter Wonderland Gala Ball this weekend

    CareFlight’s Winter Wonderland Gala Ball this weekend

    Revellers are set to frock up in their finest black tie attire at this weekend’s ninth annual Gala Ball in support of RACQ CareFlight Rescue’s lifesaving service in the South West region.

  182. SGAS rescue helicopter airlifts injured motorist

    SGAS rescue helicopter airlifts injured motorist

    The Surat Gas Aero-Medical Service (SGAS) helicopter rescue service has airlifted a motorist in his 40s suffering multi trauma injuries after the car he was driving rolled on the Carnarvon Highway near Rewan, 80km north of Injune. 

  183. Western Downs Woman airlifted after horsefall

    Western Downs Woman airlifted after horsefall

    A woman has been airlifted by RACQ CareFlight Rescue after falling off a horse at property near Condamine today. 

  184. CareFlight attends fifth motor vehicle accident this weekend

    CareFlight attends fifth motor vehicle accident this weekend

    The RACQ CareFlight Rescue helicopter has flown to the scene of a motor cycle crash, 60km south of Bundaberg this afternoon.

  185. Dirt bike crash makes 16 missions for CareFlight this weekend

    Dirt bike crash makes 16 missions for CareFlight this weekend

    The RACQ CareFlight Rescue helicopter has airlifted six people involved in motor vehicle accidents this weekend alone.

  186. CareFlight airlifts two injured rodeo stars

    CareFlight airlifts two injured rodeo stars

    Two men, injured at the Chinchilla Rodeo on Saturday night, required an urgent airlift by the Toowoomba-based RACQ CareFlight Rescue helicopter overnight.

  187. CareFlight airlifts surfer from Point Lookout

    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.

  188. Teen airlifted after motorbike fall

    Teen airlifted after motorbike fall

    The RACQ CareFlight Rescue helicopter flew to Childers this morning to treat and transport a teenager who was injured after falling from a motorbike on a property.

  189. CareFlight chopper airlifts woman after crash

    CareFlight chopper airlifts woman after crash

    The Sunshine Coast-based RACQ CareFlight Rescue helicopter was tasked to the scene of a motor vehicle accident on Fraser Island this evening.

  190. RACQ CareFlight Rescue crew finds missing toddler

    RACQ CareFlight Rescue crew finds missing toddler

    A two-year-old girl has been found safe and well by RACQ CareFlight Rescue after a large scale air and land search at Pine Mountain this afternoon.

  191. SGAS rescue helicopter airlifts injured farmer

    SGAS rescue helicopter airlifts injured farmer

    The Surat Gas Aero-Medical Service (SGAS) helicopter rescue service has airlifted a farmer in his 30s to hospital with a possible neck fracture after he was kicked by a cow.

  192. Woman airlifted after being kicked by horse

    Woman airlifted after being kicked by horse

    A woman in her forties has been airlifted by RACQ CareFlight Rescue after being kicked in the chest by a horse this morning. The Gold Coast helicopter...
  193. RACQ CareFlight Rescue helps locate stranded yachtsman

    RACQ CareFlight Rescue helps locate stranded yachtsman

    A yachtsman has been towed to safety after his 32 foot vessel was dismasted while trying to cross the Wide Bay Bar this afternoon. The Sunshine Coast...
  194. Car Crash Survivor Reunites with CareFlight Doc

    Car Crash Survivor Reunites with CareFlight Doc

    In an emotional reunion, Murwillumbah local Darren Phillip met up with the RACQ CareFlight Rescue doctor who came to his aid following a horror crash that left him critically injured and fighting for his life. Today’s reunion at CareFlight’s Gold Coast base was the first time he had seen the doctor since the crash. 

  195. Man airlifted after Motocross accident Boonah

    Man airlifted after Motocross accident Boonah

    The Gold Coast RACQ CareFlight rescue helicopter was tasked to a motocross near Boonah Sunday afternoon where a rider had fallen from his motocross...
  196. Trail Bike rider winched after serious accident

    Trail Bike rider winched after serious accident

    Just before 11am the Sunshine Coast crew were activated for trial bike rider that had injured himself whilst riding with friends in the Imbil State forest, West of Kenilworth. 

  197. Emergency response skills put to the test in mass casualty training simulation

    Emergency response skills put to the test in mass casualty training...

    CareFlight’s Critical Care Doctors will undergo a mock training exercise on Magnetic Island to refine their emergency medical skills in frontline critical care.

  198. Teenage Motocross rider airlifted

    Teenage Motocross rider airlifted

    A 19-year-old motocross rider has been airlifted by the Sunshine Coast RACQ CareFlight Rescue helicopter this afternoon, following an accident at the Coolum Motocross Track.

  199. CareFlight airlifts motorbike rider from Manar Park

    CareFlight airlifts motorbike rider from Manar Park

    A 43-year-old Toowoomba man has been airlifted by the Sunshine Coast RACQ CareFlight Rescue helicopter this afternoon, following an off-road motorbike accident at Manar Park, 200kms west of Gympie.

  200. RACQ CareFlight Rescue helicopter dispatched to light aircraft crash scene

    RACQ CareFlight Rescue helicopter dispatched to light aircraft crash...

    At 11.30am this morning, the Sunshine Coast RACQ CareFlight Rescue helicopter was tasked by the Australian Maritime Safety Authority (AMSA) to perform a search and rescue mission near Point Lookout on North Stradbroke Island, following reports of a light aircraft crash.

  201. Motorcyclist airlifted by Roma chopper

    Motorcyclist airlifted by Roma chopper

    A man has been injured in a motorcycle accident north of Wandoan this afternoon, requiring an airlift by the Roma-based Surat Gas Aero-Medical Service (SGAS) helicopter.

  202. Early morning car crash ends in airlift

    Early morning car crash ends in airlift

    The RACQ CareFlight Rescue helicopter was called to the scene of a serious single-vehicle car crash just after 4am this morning at Applethorpe on the New England Highway.

  203. Man airlifted to hospital with facial burns

    Man airlifted to hospital with facial burns

    A man has been airlifted from Russell Island with facial burns after the carburetor of the car he was working on burst into flames. The Sunshine Coast...
  204. 260km Base to Base Cycle Challenge raises $65,000 for CareFlight

    260km Base to Base Cycle Challenge raises $65,000 for CareFlight

    CYCLING legend Robbie McEwen led the pack in today’s 260km CareFlight Base to Base Cycle Challenge, helping to raise a massive $65,000 for RACQ CareFlight Rescue.

  205. Telstra commits to CareFlight and the community

    Telstra commits to CareFlight and the community

    Nine Telstra stores across Wide-Bay Burnett have made it their mission to raise funds for local helicopter rescue service RACQ CareFlight Rescue, as...
  206. Patient visits CareFlight hangar 12 years after serious horse fall

    Patient visits CareFlight hangar 12 years after serious horse fall

    Twelve years ago, Alice Greenup was gravely injured after she fell from her horse in South West Queensland.

  207. Tourist airlifted after being pinned by a vehicle

    Tourist airlifted after being pinned by a vehicle

    A 26 year old tourist on a working holiday has been airlifted by RACQ CareFlight Rescue after being pinned by a vehicle in the North Burnett town of Gayndah today. 

  208. CareFlight fundraiser winched from forest

    CareFlight fundraiser winched from forest

    The Sunshine Coast RACQ CareFlight Rescue crew spent much of ANZAC Day in the skies, airlifting four back to back patients over the course of the day. 

  209. Roof fall ends in airlift

    Roof fall ends in airlift

    The RACQ CareFlight Rescue helicopter airlifted an man in his 60s this afternoon after he reportedly fell from a roof on a property south of Kenilworth.

  210. CareFlight airlifts man after Stanthorpe crash

    CareFlight airlifts man after Stanthorpe crash

    The RACQ CareFlight Rescue helicopter was called in to help a man involved in a serious single-vehicle accident at Stanthorpe this morning.

  211. Teenage horse fall survivor ‘can’t thank CareFlight enough’

    Teenage horse fall survivor ‘can’t thank CareFlight enough’

    If you had asked 18-year-old Taylah McGee whether she’d get back in the saddle after her horrific horse riding accident, she’d have told you the number of days, hours and minutes until her doctors said she could ride again.

  212. Firies and locals teeing off to help CareFlight

    Firies and locals teeing off to help CareFlight

    The Wondai Firies has teed up a Charity Golf Day for Saturday May 2 to help raise vital funds for RACQ CareFlight Rescue.

  213. Farmer and grandson injured by post hole digger

    Farmer and grandson injured by post hole digger

    An elderly man and his young grandson have been injured in a freak accident on a farm west of Dalby this morning. The pair was standing next to a post...
  214. Mount Isa rescue helicopter service continues thanks to CareFlight merger

    Mount Isa rescue helicopter service continues thanks to CareFlight...

    The communities of Mt Isa and surrounding regions will continue to have access to air medical rescue services provided by a helicopter, thanks to a planned merger of the local NQ Rescue and CareFlight Group Queensland.

  215. CareFlight crews resume search for missing aircraft

    CareFlight crews resume search for missing aircraft

    CareFlight crews have joined the search for a missing light aircraft in Queensland for a third day. The Bundaberg RACQ CareFlight Rescue helicopter...
  216. Horse falls on woman

    Horse falls on woman

    A woman suffered serious injuries after a horse fell on her at a property at Pomona, north of the Sunshine Coast, this afternoon.

  217. Dirt bike fall leads to CareFlight airlift

    Dirt bike fall leads to CareFlight airlift

    Late Thursday night, the RACQ CareFlight Rescue helicopter flew to Kilcoy to airlift a boy who fell from a dirt bike on a private property at Jimna.

  218. CareFlight airlifts snakebite victim

    CareFlight airlifts snakebite victim

    A Toowoomba man in his twenties has been airlifted to hospital by the Roma-based SGAS helicopter after he was bitten on the right index finger by a...
  219. Missing bushwalker winched to safety by CareFlight

    Missing bushwalker winched to safety by CareFlight

    The Sunshine Coast RACQ CareFlight Rescue helicopter has flown its second search and rescue mission in under 24 hours, this time successfully conducting a winch rescue of a missing bushwalker from the heavily forested Mount Cooroora, near Pomona. 

  220. Cyclists to complete nine-hour bike challenge for CareFlight

    Cyclists to complete nine-hour bike challenge for CareFlight

    After raising an incredible $165,000 over three years, the CareFlight Base to Base Cycle Challenge is on again, Sunday 3 May with the goal of raising a further $60,000 for the community rescue helicopter service.

  221. CareFlight takes part in sea search for missing man

    CareFlight takes part in sea search for missing man

    The Sunshine Coast RACQ CareFlight Rescue helicopter has taken part in an extensive ocean search for a man overboard from a commercial ship, approximately 55 kilometres east of Fraser Island.

  222. CareFlight airlifts eighth motor vehicle accident victim in four days

    CareFlight airlifts eighth motor vehicle accident victim in four days

    A woman in her fifties involved in a single vehicle rollover this afternoon became RACQ CareFlight Rescue’s eighth motor vehicle crash patient in just four days. 

  223. Woman airlifted after horsefall

    Woman airlifted after horsefall

    A 37 year old horserider has been airlifted by RACQ CareFlight Rescue after a fall on a property west of Kingaroy this afternoon.  

  224. Motocross rider airlifted after colliding with a tree

    Motocross rider airlifted after colliding with a tree

    RACQ CareFlight Gold Coast’s rescue helicopter was tasked to a motocross park near the town of Tarome 50 kilometres south-west of Ipswich Sunday...
  225. Woman airlifted after B-double rollover

    Woman airlifted after B-double rollover

    A female passenger who was travelling in a B-double truck suffered suspected spinal injuries after the truck ran off the road and rolled near...
  226. SES Volunteer winched after quad bike accident searching for missing man

    SES Volunteer winched after quad bike accident searching for missing...

    A SES Volunteer has been winched after injuring herself on a quad bike whilst searching for a missing person. The RACQ CareFlight Sunshine...
  227. Husband and wife airlifted after car rollover

    Husband and wife airlifted after car rollover

    A husband and wife from Glenwood were involved in single vehicle MVA rollover Saturday morning before 8am on the Isis Hwy 50 km’s East of...
  228. Woman airlifted in a critical condition after car accident

    Woman airlifted in a critical condition after car accident

    The RACQ Sunshine Coast’s rescue helicopter crew was tasked on their second serious car accident of the day at 11:30 am north of Gympie. The...
  229. Local helicopter helped by Heritage Bank donation

    Local helicopter helped by Heritage Bank donation

    RACQ CareFlight Rescue is $5,000 closer to its goal of purchasing a winch hoist thanks to the Heritage Bank Nanango Community Funding program.

  230. Woman airlifted after fall from horse

    Woman airlifted after fall from horse

    A woman in her fifties has been airlifted by the RACQ CareFlight Rescue helicopter with suspected head and neck injuries after falling from her horse....
  231. Driver airlifted after deadly two truck crash

    Driver airlifted after deadly two truck crash

    One driver is dead and another has been airlifted to hospital after two trucks collided north west of Brisbane overnight. The Toowoomba RACQ...
  232. CareFlight airlifts second quad bike rider

    CareFlight airlifts second quad bike rider

    A 38-year-old man has been airlifted by RACQ CareFlight Rescue overnight (Monday) following an earlier quad bike accident.

  233. CareFlight airlifts Brisbane teen after quad bike accident

    CareFlight airlifts Brisbane teen after quad bike accident

    RACQ CareFlight Rescue has airlifted a young holidaymaker from the South Burnett region following a quad bike accident this morning.

  234. Gold Coast boy airlifted to Brisbane after motocross crash

    Gold Coast boy airlifted to Brisbane after motocross crash

    An 11-year-old boy has been airlifted by RACQ CareFlight Rescue following a motocross accident at Glen Echo Park, north west of Gympie.

  235. Rider airlifted from Manar Park

    Rider airlifted from Manar Park

    The Sunshine Coast RACQ CareFlight Rescue crew was tasked to Manar Motorcycle Park near Wondai this afternoon to airlift a patient who was injured in a motocross accident.

  236. CareFlight airlifts three patients including man bitten by pig

    CareFlight airlifts three patients including man bitten by pig

    It has been a busy day for the RACQ CareFlight Rescue helicopter service, with three patients airlifted to hospital since 9am.

  237. CareFlight Paramedic urges importance of first aid for Queenslanders

    CareFlight Paramedic urges importance of first aid for Queenslanders

    With 18 years working in pre-hospital care as a Senior Flight Paramedic for CareFlight, Brad Solomon is no stranger to springing to action during a medical emergency. 

  238. CareFlight’s annual gala promises to be a ball

    CareFlight’s annual gala promises to be a ball

    Revellers are set to frock up once again for the ninth annual RACQ CareFlight Rescue Gala Ball at Rumours International in Toowoomba on Saturday May 30.

  239. Man airlifted after Ultra Light ditching Noosa

    Man airlifted after Ultra Light ditching Noosa

    RACQ CareFlight’s Sunshine Coast crew were activated by AusSar and the QAS just after 7am Sunday morning to reports of an Ultra-Light aircraft...
  240. Woman winched from Table Top Mountain

    Woman winched from Table Top Mountain

    RACQ CareFlight’s Gold Coast rescue helicopter was tasked to Table Top Mountain Saturday afternoon, just after 2pm where a walker had suffered a...
  241. Heart attack patient praises CareFlight’s lifesaving care

    Heart attack patient praises CareFlight’s lifesaving care

    As a sailor, and now former patient, Hervey Bay boatie Danny Chapman knows first-hand how critical the local RACQ CareFlight Rescue helicopter service is to his community.

  242. Woman airlifted after being pulled from dam

    Woman airlifted after being pulled from dam

    An elderly woman has been airlifted by RACQ CareFlight Rescue after she was pulled from the water at Waruma Dam this morning. The patient was swimming...
  243. RACQ CareFlight Rescue airlifts sixth snake bite victim this month

    RACQ CareFlight Rescue airlifts sixth snake bite victim this month

    A backbacker has been airlifted by RACQ CareFlight Rescue from Fraser Island in the early hours of this morning after she was bitten by a snake. The...
  244. Snake bite victim becomes CareFlight’s third airlift today

    Snake bite victim becomes CareFlight’s third airlift today

    A French backpacker who was bitten by a snake in Gayndah was airlifted this afternoon by the RACQ CareFlight Rescue helicopter.

  245. Woman airlifted by CareFlight after fall

    Woman airlifted by CareFlight after fall

    The RACQ CareFlight Rescue helicopter was tasked to Diddillibah on the Sunshine Coast this evening to transport a woman in her 40s who fell from her roof.

  246. CareFlight’s 'Beds For Our Base' fundraiser hits half way mark

    CareFlight’s 'Beds For Our Base' fundraiser hits half way mark

    Toowoomba’s hardworking RACQ CareFlight Rescue crew currently sleep in the office building, while the admin staff work out of storage cupboards and they need local support to raise $60,000 to build new crew quarters.

  247. CareFlight airlifts second snakebite victim in 8 hours

    CareFlight airlifts second snakebite victim in 8 hours

    CareFlight is urging all Queensland residents, particularly those in rural areas, to be wary of snakes after the day’s second snakebite victim was airlifted this afternoon.

  248. Snakebite victim airlifted to Toowoomba Hospital

    Snakebite victim airlifted to Toowoomba Hospital

    The Surat Gas Aero-Medical Service has airlifted man in his 40s from the township of Glenmorgan, in the Western Downs region, after he was bitten on the back of the leg by a brown snake.

  249. Farmer airlifted after quad bike accident

    Farmer airlifted after quad bike accident

    A farmer in his 20s has been airlifted by RACQ CareFlight Rescue after falling off a quad bike at a property near Texas today. 

  250. CareFlight Paramedic awarded for lifesaving efforts

    CareFlight Paramedic awarded for lifesaving efforts

    RACQ CareFlight Rescue Senior Flight Paramedic Brad Solomon spends his days saving the lives of others.

  251. Man airlifted from Coochiemudlo Island

    Man airlifted from Coochiemudlo Island

    A man has been airlifted by RACQ CareFlight Rescue after falling off a ladder while cleaning gutters on Coochiemudlo Island today. 

  252. New hangar opens four months after $200,000 Brisbane storm damage

    New hangar opens four months after $200,000 Brisbane storm damage

    Four months after Brisbane’s once in a century storm on November 27 caused nearly $200,000 damage to CareFlight’s maintenance facility and helicopters, the charity’s new hangar opened for business today (Monday, March 16).

  253. Man airlifted following single vehicle rollover

    Man airlifted following single vehicle rollover

    Shortly before 9pm on Saturday night, the Toowoomba RACQ CareFlight Rescue helicopter was tasked to fly to Yarraman Kooralgin rd., approximately 10 kilometres south of Yarraman, to the scene of a single vehicle rollover.

  254. Severely injured motorcyclist airlifted

    Severely injured motorcyclist airlifted

    The Bundaberg-based RACQ CareFlight Rescue helicopter was activated just before 5pm this afternoon, to attended to a motorbike accident on the Isis Highway, south west of Childers.

  255. CareFlight treats man injured in cattle yard

    CareFlight treats man injured in cattle yard

    The Bundaberg-based RACQ CareFlight Rescue helicopter was tasked to Eidsvold East this afternoon to airlift a man who was reportedly injured in the cattle yard of a private property.

  256. RACQ CareFlight Rescue airlifts second bike rider in three hours

    RACQ CareFlight Rescue airlifts second bike rider in three hours

    RACQ CareFlight Rescue has airlifted a man in his forties from Kingaroy Hospital with multiple fractures after his motorcycle collided with a truck earlier today.

  257. Motorcyclist airlifted in serious condition after road crash

    Motorcyclist airlifted in serious condition after road crash

    A man in fifties has been airlifted by the RACQ CareFlight Rescue helicopter after his trail bike collided with a car at Teelah north east of Yarraman...
  258. Community helicopters fly 42 missions in seven days

    Community helicopters fly 42 missions in seven days

    RACQ CareFlight Rescue helicopters have averaged six missions a day over the past week to deliver aero-medical care across southern Queensland....
  259. Daughter joins CareFlight Cycle Challenge as tribute to Dad

    Daughter joins CareFlight Cycle Challenge as tribute to Dad

    Spring Hill cyclist Chevonne Arrowsmith will dedicate her 2015 CareFlight Base to Base Cycle Challenge ride to her late father who was airlifted by the rescue service back in 2010.

  260. CareFlight airlifts critically injured man to Brisbane

    CareFlight airlifts critically injured man to Brisbane

    RACQ CareFlight Rescue has airlifted a man critically injured in a serious two car crash north of Bundaberg this morning.

  261. Boy airlifted after trail bike crash

    Boy airlifted after trail bike crash

    RACQ CareFlight Rescue airlifted an injured boy to hospital overnight (Sunday) following a trail bike crash at Agnes Waters.

  262. Motorbike rider airlifted after crash on Bruce Hwy

    Motorbike rider airlifted after crash on Bruce Hwy

    RACQ CareFlight Rescue’s Bundaberg helicopter was activated to the Bruce Highway 20 kms south of Gin Gin Sunday afternoon, after a motorcycle...
  263. Mountain climber winched to safety

    Mountain climber winched to safety

    RACQ CareFlight's Gold Coast Rescue helicopter was activated Saturday afternoon at 1:30pm, where a mountain climber had found himself stuck on Mt Lindsay 20km South West of Rathdowney. 

  264. Man airlifted after lawn mower injury

    Man airlifted after lawn mower injury

    The RACQ CareFlight Rescue helicopter was tasked to Beaudesert this afternoon to airlift a man in his 70s who was injured in an incident with a ride-on lawn mower.

  265. CareFlight flies 660km round trip for teen horsefall patient

    CareFlight flies 660km round trip for teen horsefall patient

    A teenage girl has been airlifted by the Toowoomba-based RACQ CareFlight Rescue after sustaining injuries from a horsefall. 

  266. CareFlight airlifts man trapped in semi-trailer rollover

    CareFlight airlifts man trapped in semi-trailer rollover

    A 61 year old truck driver has been airlifted by RACQ CareFlight Rescue after his semi trailer rolled on the Millmerran – Cecil Plains Road near Millmerran late this morning. 

  267. Toddler airlifted following horse incident

    Toddler airlifted following horse incident

    A 2 year old girl was airlifted by RACQ CareFlight Rescue after she was struck by a horse at a property north of Gympie this morning. 

  268. Man airlifted following tree lopping accident

    Man airlifted following tree lopping accident

    A 68-year-old Sunshine Coast man has been airlifted from a Conondale property by RACQ CareFlight, after the tree he was cutting down fell and pinned him beneath it.

  269. Young man airlifted following motocross accident

    Young man airlifted following motocross accident

    At 7.40pm last night, the Toowoomba RACQ CareFlight Rescue helicopter was tasked to fly to the small town of Tregony, near Cunningham’s Gap, where a young man had suffered significant injuries as a result of a motocross accident.

  270. Patients airlifted following incidents at swimming spots

    Patients airlifted following incidents at swimming spots

    RACQ CareFlight Rescue helicopters from the Sunshine Coast and Bundaberg bases were activated in quick succession this afternoon, following  incidents at popular south east Queensland swimming spots.

  271. Man crushed by tractor airlifted by CareFlight

    Man crushed by tractor airlifted by CareFlight

    A man in his 70s who was crushed in a tractor accident was airlifted by the Bundaberg-based RACQ CareFlight Rescue helicopter from Mundubbera Hospital this afternoon. 

  272. Tourists airlifted from Fraser Island following 4WD rollover

    Tourists airlifted from Fraser Island following 4WD rollover

    At 2.30pm this afternoon, the Bundaberg RACQ CareFlight Rescue helicopter was tasked to a single vehicle rollover near Happy Valley on Fraser Island’s eastern side.

  273. Snake bite airlift becomes CareFlight’s 1,000th mission

    Snake bite airlift becomes CareFlight’s 1,000th mission

    RACQ CareFlight Rescue has airlifted a patient after he was bitten by what is believed to be a deadly Tiger Snake.

  274. Robbie McEwen launches CareFlight Base to Base Cycle Challenge

    Robbie McEwen launches CareFlight Base to Base Cycle Challenge

    Three time Tour de France Green Jersey winner Robbie McEwen officially launched the CareFlight Base to Base Cycle Challenge today at a breakfast inside the charity’s operational hangar.

  275. CareFlight to fly in for Lights on the Hill

    CareFlight to fly in for Lights on the Hill

    Hundreds of trucks will once again rumble into Gatton in honour of the trucking industry and to raise much-needed funds for RACQ CareFlight Rescue at the Lights on the Hill Memorial Convoy this weekend.

  276. Second injured quad bike rider airlifted by RACQ CareFlight Rescue

    Second injured quad bike rider airlifted by RACQ CareFlight Rescue

    A stockwoman in her 20s has suspected rib and hip injuries after crashing a quad bike while working on a property north of Chinchilla. The Toowoomba...
  277. Big Sunday for RACQ CareFlight Rescue with 13 missions in 15 hours

    Big Sunday for RACQ CareFlight Rescue with 13 missions in 15 hours

    Queensland’s RACQ CareFlight Rescue service has flown 13 missions in 15 hours across Southern Queensland. The lifesaving service’s four...
  278. Three injured in four wheel drive collision

    Three injured in four wheel drive collision

    RACQ CareFlight Rescue has airlifted one of three patients injured when two four wheel drives collided at Tenthill, south of Gatton this morning. The...
  279. Flooding in Gympie as seen from the air by RACQ CareFlight Rescue crew

    Flooding in Gympie as seen from the air by RACQ CareFlight Rescue crew

    The Sunshine Coast RACQ CareFlight Rescue crew has taken these photographs while on a mission to airlift a patient from Gympie Hospital this morning....
  280. Woman airlifted after quad bike collision

    Woman airlifted after quad bike collision

    A woman in her 50s has been airlifted by the RACQ CareFlight Rescue helicopter after a quad bike collision west of Maryborough this afternoon....
  281. RACQ CareFlight Rescue airlifts man with possible leg fracture

    RACQ CareFlight Rescue airlifts man with possible leg fracture

    A man in his 50s has been airlifted from his property outside Gayndah with a possible leg fracture. It’s believed the man was checking fences...
  282. Missing fishermen found

    Missing fishermen found

    Two missing fishermen have been found safe and well this morning after a rigorous search involving the RACQ CareFlight Rescue helicopter, the Queensland Police Service (QPS), Water Police and Volunteer Marine Rescue (VMR).

  283. Tom Burlinson set to shine at CareFlight Gala Ball

    Tom Burlinson set to shine at CareFlight Gala Ball

    Acclaimed Australian actor and singer, Tom Burlinson, will bring his swingin’ musical show to Toowoomba at the ninth annual RACQ CareFlight Rescue Gala Ball this May.

  284. Tourist airlifted from Fraser Island following car accident

    Tourist airlifted from Fraser Island following car accident

    An international tourist has been airlifted from Fraser Island by the Bundaberg RACQ CareFlight helicopter this afternoon, after the 4WD she was traveling in unexpectedly left the road and struck a tree. 

  285. Man airlifted following mustering accident

    Man airlifted following mustering accident

    A man in his late-30s has been airlifted by the Bundaberg RACQ CareFlight Rescue helicopter this afternoon, following a mustering accident on a property near Kalpowar, north west of Gin Gin.

  286. Seriously injured woman airlifted to Brisbane

    Seriously injured woman airlifted to Brisbane

    A woman has been urgently airlifted by RACQ CareFlight Rescue overnight (Sunday) after sustaining serious injuries in a motorcycle crash.

  287. Elderly man kicked by cow

    Elderly man kicked by cow

    An elderly man has been airlifted to hospital by RACQ CareFlight Rescue after he was kicked and knocked over by a cow on a property near Kilkivan in the South Burnett region.

  288. Man airlifted after Fraser roof fall

    Man airlifted after Fraser roof fall

    The RACQ CareFlight Rescue helicopter has flown to Orchid Beach on Fraser Island this afternoon to airlift a man in his 70s who fell several metres off a roof.

  289. Water winch training, all in a day’s work for RACQ CareFlight Rescue and Water Police

    Water winch training, all in a day’s work for RACQ CareFlight Rescue...

    Bundaberg’s RACQ CareFlight Rescue crew and Hervey Bay Water Police are honing their search, rescue and water winching skills off the Burrum...
  290. CareFlight airlifts woman injured by horse

    CareFlight airlifts woman injured by horse

    A Darling Downs woman in her forties has been airlifted by RACQ CareFlight Rescue after she was reportedly injured while tending to a horse. 

  291. Teen injured in horsefall

    Teen injured in horsefall

    A teenage girl has been airlifted by RACQ CareFlight Rescue after she fell from a horse west of Eidsvold today. 

  292. CareFlight airlifts car crash victim

    CareFlight airlifts car crash victim

    The Toowoomba RACQ CareFlight Rescue helicopter was tasked this afternoon to airlift a man injured in a car accident in Chinchilla.

  293. CareFlight’s Gold Coast chopper flies eight missions in six days

    CareFlight’s Gold Coast chopper flies eight missions in six days

    RACQ CareFlight Rescue’s Gold Coast based helicopter has clocked up almost 40 hours in the air, performing eight lifesaving rescue missions last week.

  294. Man airlifted with spinal injuries

    Man airlifted with spinal injuries

    RACQ CareFlight Rescue was tasked to the Queensland Moto Park about 30 kilometres west of Beaudesert on Sunday afternoon where a motocross rider had suffered serious suspected spinal injuries.

  295. Man airlifted after colliding with 4WD

    Man airlifted after colliding with 4WD

    RACQ CareFlight Rescue’s Gold Coast helicopter was tasked to Wild Pig Road west of Jimboomba around 11:30am Saturday morning to reports of a collision between a trail bike and a 4WD.

  296. New CareFlight doctors given their

    New CareFlight doctors given their "wings"

    Twenty doctors from around the globe will punch in for their first day as retrieval registrars on CareFlight aircraft across Queensland next week.

  297. Missing spear fisherman found off Tweed Coast

    Missing spear fisherman found off Tweed Coast

    Two spear fisherman, reported missing off the Tweed Heads Coast this morning, were found alive and well by the RACQ CareFlight Rescue helicopter crew.

  298. Suspected snake bite victim airlifted

    Suspected snake bite victim airlifted

    A man in his forties has been airlifted by the Sunshine Coast based RACQ CareFlight Rescue helicopter from his property in the South Burnett region after a suspected snake bite earlier today. 

  299. Woman airlifted following single vehicle accident

    Woman airlifted following single vehicle accident

    A woman in her 70s has been airlifted by the Sunshine Coast RACQ Rescue helicopter this afternoon, following a single vehicle accident near Conondale in the Sunshine Coast Hinterland.

  300. Boy airlifted after motocross crash

    Boy airlifted after motocross crash

    A boy has been airlifted to hospital after potentially breaking both his arms in a motocross crash. The child was taking part in an organised...
  301. Paramedic winched down to injured trail bike rider

    Paramedic winched down to injured trail bike rider

    A Brisbane woman in her forties has been airlifted to hospital with possible leg fractures after her trail bike collided with a four wheel drive at...
  302. Cattleman airlifted after brown snake bite

    Cattleman airlifted after brown snake bite

    RACQ CareFlight Rescue has airlifted a man in his 40s from Kingaroy after he was bitten twice by a brown snake. It’s believed the man was...
  303. CareFlight’s Beds For Our Base Project launches

    CareFlight’s Beds For Our Base Project launches

    Every so often a project comes along that shifts the focus of RACQ CareFlight Rescue’s fundraising efforts.

  304. Woman airlifted after horse fall

    Woman airlifted after horse fall

    The Sunshine Coast-based RACQ CareFlight Rescue helicopter has flown to a property west of Imbil this afternoon to airlift a woman in her 50s who was thrown from a horse.

  305. Man airlifted after being struck by tree

    Man airlifted after being struck by tree

    A man in his sixties has been airlifted by RACQ CareFlight Rescue after it was reported a tree fell on him at a property near Dalby earlier today. 

  306. CareFlight encourages Queenslanders to recognise remarkable volunteer

    CareFlight encourages Queenslanders to recognise remarkable volunteer

    Dalby grandmother Margaret “Margie” Bailey has been counted among the nominees for the third instalment of Heritage Bank’s...
  307. Mooloolaba Yacht Club digs deep for CareFlight

    Mooloolaba Yacht Club digs deep for CareFlight

    Mooloolaba Yacht Club has given CareFlight on the Sunshine Coast a late Christmas present, donating $2,362 this morning.

  308. RACQ CareFlight Rescue flies 159 lifesaving missions over summer holidays

    RACQ CareFlight Rescue flies 159 lifesaving missions over summer...

    RACQ CareFlight Rescue has flown 159 lifesaving missions during the summer holidays, keeping a watchful eye over communities in Southern Queensland...
  309. Surfer airlifted from Rainbow Beach

    Surfer airlifted from Rainbow Beach

    The RACQ CareFlight Rescue helicopter has flown to Double Island Point at Rainbow Beach this afternoon to airlift a man in his 20s who was thrown from his surfboard, hitting the sand.

  310. Man airlifted after quad bike rollover

    Man airlifted after quad bike rollover

    A man in his 60s has been airlifted to hospital with suspected severe chest injuries by the Surat Gas Aero-Medical Service after a quad bike accident...
  311. Man airlifted after 4WD falls on him

    Man airlifted after 4WD falls on him

    RACQ CareFlight Rescue’s Sunshine Coast crew was tasked to Landcruiser Mountain Park north of Kilcoy Sunday afternoon, where a male in his late thirties sustained injuries to his pelvis and lower limbs.

  312. Boy airlifted with suspected spinal injuries

    Boy airlifted with suspected spinal injuries

    RACQ CareFlight Rescue’s Sunshine Coast helicopter was tasked Saturday to Imbil, which is 50 km’s west of Noosa, where a young teenage male had been playing in a creek when he sustained an injury to his back.

  313. Man airlifted after MVA Goondiwindi

    Man airlifted after MVA Goondiwindi

    A man in his seventies has been airlifted by RACQ CareFlight Rescue following a motor vehicle accident.

  314. Female snorkeler airlifted from Great Barrier Reef

    Female snorkeler airlifted from Great Barrier Reef

    A woman in her 70s has been airlifted by RACQ CareFlight Rescue after swallowing a large amount of water while snorkelling off Heron Island this morning.

  315. RACQ CareFlight Rescue helicopter airlifts horse fall patient

    RACQ CareFlight Rescue helicopter airlifts horse fall patient

    The Toowoomba RACQ CareFlight Rescue helicopter was activated shortly before 7am this morning, and flew to Millmerran, about 200 kilometres west of Brisbane, to airlift a female patient after she reportedly fell from her horse.

  316. Mother and daughter airlifted following near-drowning

    Mother and daughter airlifted following near-drowning

    RACQ CareFlight Rescue has dispatched two of its community helicopters this afternoon, following reports a mother and her infant daughter had both nearly drowned at an Esk public pool.

  317. Teen airlifted to spinal unit after fall

    Teen airlifted to spinal unit after fall

    A male teenager has suffered a suspected spinal injury after falling down a two metre embankment at Maroochydore today, requiring an urgent airlift by the RACQ CareFlight Rescue helicopter.

  318. Teenage boy airlifted after horse fall

    Teenage boy airlifted after horse fall

    The Bundaberg-based RACQ CareFlight Rescue helicopter flew to a property at Gayndah at around noon today to airlift a teenage boy who suffered injuries after being thrown from a horse.

  319. Man airlifted after Mt Glorious motorbike crash

    Man airlifted after Mt Glorious motorbike crash

    The RACQ CareFlight Rescue helicopter was tasked to Mount Glorious in the D'Aguilar Range at noon today to airlift a man in his 30s involved in a single vehicle motor cycle accident.

  320. Warwick bike crash ends in airlift

    Warwick bike crash ends in airlift

    The RACQ CareFlight Rescue helicopter flew to a property 30km east of Warwick this evening to airlift a teenage boy involved in a motorbike accident.

  321. CareFlight airlifts woman from Warrego crash

    CareFlight airlifts woman from Warrego crash

    The Toowoomba-based RACQ CareFlight Rescue helicopter was tasked to the scene of a serious motor vehicle accident in Hatton Vale on the Warrego...
  322. Two men airlifted after speedboat crash

    Two men airlifted after speedboat crash

    On Thursday evening, the RACQ CareFlight Rescue helicopter was tasked to Lake Moogerah in the Scenic Rim to treat and airlift two men involved in a speedboat crash.

  323. Tourist airlifted from Fraser Island after immersion

    Tourist airlifted from Fraser Island after immersion

    Tourist airlifted from Fraser Island after immersion A woman in her 20s has been airlifted with breathing difficulties after she and a group of...
  324. Boy airlifted after quad bike accident

    Boy airlifted after quad bike accident

    A boy has been airlifted by the Sunshine Coast RACQ CareFlight Rescue crew overnight with multiple injuries after a quad bike accident in the South...
  325. Woman airlifted after crashing into tree

    Woman airlifted after crashing into tree

    The RACQ CareFlight Rescue helicopter service urgently airlifted a woman yesterday afternoon (Monday) after crashing into a tree at Amamoor.

  326. Boy airlifted after jellyfish sting at Fraser Island

    Boy airlifted after jellyfish sting at Fraser Island

    RACQ CareFlight Rescue has airlifted a boy who was stung by a jellyfish at Fraser Island.

  327. Man airlifted after being crushed by a bull

    Man airlifted after being crushed by a bull

    RACQ CareFlight Rescue’s Bundaberg crew flew to Gayndah late Sunday morning to airlift a male that had been crushed by a bull.

  328. French tourist airlifted from Fraser Island

    French tourist airlifted from Fraser Island

    The RACQ CareFlight Rescue helicopter was called to Happy Valley on Fraser Island at around 10:30am this morning to airlift a French tourist who was suffering severe abdominal pain.

  329. Man serious after Yatala motocross crash

    Man serious after Yatala motocross crash

    Late Thursday afternoon, the RACQ CareFlight Rescue helicopter was tasked to the Stanmore Motocross Park at Yatala to airlift a man in his 20s who was seriously injured in a dirt bike crash.

  330. Oakey teen airlifted after trail bike accident

    Oakey teen airlifted after trail bike accident

    A 17 year old rider has been airlifted by RACQ CareFlight Rescue after falling off a trail bike 20km north-west of Oakey today. 

  331. Heavily pregnant mother of three airlifted after suspected snakebite

    Heavily pregnant mother of three airlifted after suspected snakebite

    The Roma-based Surat Gas Aero-Medical Service (SGAS) helicopter flew to a private property near Mitchell in Queensland’s Western Downs region last night for a 45 year old woman with a suspected snake bite.
  332. Two young girls airlifted after scolding burns at Fraser Island

    Two young girls airlifted after scolding burns at Fraser Island

    RACQ CareFlight Rescue’s Sunshine Coast crew flew to Kingfisher Bay Resort on Fraser Island where two young sisters had suffered burns after boiling water fell on them.

  333. Man attacked by Crocodile at reptile park

    Man attacked by Crocodile at reptile park

    A 58 year old male park employee has been attacked by a crocodile whilst conducting a croc feeding show at a reptile park East of Childers Sunday...
  334. Man airlifted after spinal injury at Stanthorpe

    Man airlifted after spinal injury at Stanthorpe

    A male suffered suspected head and spinal injuries as a result of a incident in the Quart Pot Creek, which runs directly through the town.

  335. Man airlifted after trail bike accident

    Man airlifted after trail bike accident

    RACQ CareFlight Rescue’s Toowoomba helicopter was tasked from the Clive Berghofer CareFlight Centre on Sunday morning to Southwood, roughly 80 kilometres north west of Goondiwindi.

  336. New year begins with four specialised missions in busy 24-hour period

    New year begins with four specialised missions in busy 24-hour period

    It is has been an incredibly busy start to the New Year for RACQ CareFlight Rescue operations across southern Queensland, with crews expertly executing four highly specialised missions in a 24 hour period, including a search and rescue mission north of Bundaberg.

  337. Child hurt in diving accident

    Child hurt in diving accident

    A 12 year old boy has been airlifted by RACQ CareFlight Rescue following an accident in the family swimming pool.

  338. British tourist hurt on Great Barrier Reef

    British tourist hurt on Great Barrier Reef

    RACQ CareFlight Rescue has airlifted a British tourist who was injured while disembarking from a boat on Lady Elliot Island.