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  1. Driver airlifted by RACQ LifeFlight Rescue following car crash

    Driver airlifted by RACQ LifeFlight Rescue following car crash

    A man, aged in his thirties, is recovering at the Sunshine Coast University Hospital after he was involved in a multi-vehicle crash earlier today. 

  2. Two LifeFlight Rescue helicopters sent to serious multi-vehicle crash

    Two LifeFlight Rescue helicopters sent to serious multi-vehicle crash

    Both Toowoomba-based LifeFlight Rescue helicopters have been sent to a serious, high-speed, multi-vehicle crash, at an intersection in the Gatton region.

  3. Motorbike rider uses makeshift tourniquet after crash

    Motorbike rider uses makeshift tourniquet after crash

    A motorbike rider has used his belt as a makeshift tourniquet after he crashed his bike while herding cattle, on a property west of Noosa.

  4. Holidaymaker hospitalised after marine sting off Fraser Island

    Holidaymaker hospitalised after marine sting off Fraser Island

    The Bundaberg RACQ LifeFlight Rescue helicopter has airlifted a tourist to hospital, suffering severe pain from a suspected jellyfish sting.

  5. Man serious after motorbike hits truck

    Man serious after motorbike hits truck

    A man, aged in his forties, is in the Princess Alexandra Hospital after he was seriously injured in a motorbike accident earlier today. 

  6. Man injured fighting fires on rural property

    Man injured fighting fires on rural property

    The Roma-based LifeFlight SGAS Rescue helicopter has airlifted a man to hospital after he reportedly fell from his dirt bike, while protecting his property from bushfires.

  7. Man survives nearly 24 hours lost in extreme outback heat

    Man survives nearly 24 hours lost in extreme outback heat

    Search crews have located a man, aged in his fifties, after he became lost in North West Queensland at the weekend.

  8. RACQ LifeFlight Air Ambulance brings Bali accident patient home

    RACQ LifeFlight Air Ambulance brings Bali accident patient home

    An RACQ LifeFlight Air Ambulance jet has returned a young Sunshine Coast man home to Queensland, after he was seriously injured in a motor scooter accident in Bali.

  9. Two overseas tourists airlifted after freak wave accident

    Two overseas tourists airlifted after freak wave accident

    The Bundaberg RACQ LifeFlight Rescue helicopter has airlifted two overseas tourists after a freak wave knocked them over and swept them into the water at Champagne Pools, on the east coast of Fraser Island.

  10. RACQ LifeFlight Rescue urges beacon safety this summer

    RACQ LifeFlight Rescue urges beacon safety this summer

    RACQ LifeFlight Rescue is urging Queenslanders to take care of their emergency beacons, as incorrect disposals and activations have led to several false callouts for the rescue service.

  11. Miner makes it above ground just in time

    Miner makes it above ground just in time

    A miner, aged in his 50s, suffered severe chest pain while working underground at a mine site in the Mt Isa region earlier today.

  12. Man airlifted after hours trapped under crashed motorcycle

    Man airlifted after hours trapped under crashed motorcycle

    The Toowoomba-based RACQ LifeFlight Rescue helicopter has airlifted a man to hospital, after he was reportedly trapped under his crashed motorcycle for several hours.

  13. Motorcyclist airlifted after colliding with an emu

    Motorcyclist airlifted after colliding with an emu

    A man is recovering at Toowoomba Hospital, after he collided with an emu and crashed his motorbike, earlier today. 

  14. Six hour round trip to airlift child

    Six hour round trip to airlift child

    The Brisbane-based RACQ LifeFlight Rescue helicopter completed a 6 hour round trip overnight to airlift a child to a higher level of care. 

  15. Pedestrian airlifted in a serious condition

    Pedestrian airlifted in a serious condition

    The Toowoomba-based RACQ LifeFlight Rescue helicopter airlifted a woman from the Southern Downs region last night, after she was reportedly hit by a vehicle from behind, while walking with a friend through town.

  16. Rescue chopper called to end of school celebration

    Rescue chopper called to end of school celebration

    The local RACQ LifeFlight Rescue helicopter landed on a northern Sunshine Coast beach this afternoon, to airlift a teenage boy who was reportedly caught in a rip and almost drowned.

  17. Man airlifted from motorbike crash

    Man airlifted from motorbike crash

    A motorcyclist in his mid-50s has been airlifted by the Bundaberg-based RACQ LifeFlight Rescue helicopter following a crash, west of Agnes Waters, this morning.

  18. Mum thanks LifeFlight SGAS Rescue crew for saving toddler

    Mum thanks LifeFlight SGAS Rescue crew for saving toddler

    Kate Blauw all too easily remembers the sinking feeling that slammed into the pit of her stomach, as she watched her usually vibrant, energetic toddler lying lifeless on a hospital bed.

  19. Heroic actions save man's life at Remembrance Day service

    Heroic actions save man's life at Remembrance Day service

    An elderly man has been airlifted twice today by LifeFlight's Roma-based Surat Gas Aeromedical Service (SGAS) helicopter after he suffered a cardiac arrest and collapsed, at a Remembrance Day service in the Maranoa region this morning. 

  20. Cyclists make the cut in LifeFlight Razor Challenge

    Cyclists make the cut in LifeFlight Razor Challenge

    LifeFlight's Razor Challenge has been a spin cycle success for two riders, who yesterday earnt their place in the coveted 'Everesting' Hall of Fame, for their efforts in the ultimate endurance cycling ride.

  21. Dog handler injured in wild pig hunting accident

    Dog handler injured in wild pig hunting accident

    A dog handler, in his late 30s, has been airlifted by the Toowoomba-based RACQ LifeFlight Rescue helicopter after he was pulled from his ute by his dogs, while he was out pig hunting in the Western Downs region overnight.

  22. RACQ LifeFlight Rescue helicopter airlifts injured crash victim

    RACQ LifeFlight Rescue helicopter airlifts injured crash victim

    A man has been airlifted to hospital, by the Toowoomba-based RACQ LifeFlight Rescue helicopter, after being involved in a single-vehicle rollover.
     

  23. Three Fraser Island missions for RACQ LifeFlight Rescue

    Three Fraser Island missions for RACQ LifeFlight Rescue

    The Bundaberg-based RACQ LifeFlight Rescue helicopter has flown three missions to Fraser Island, this weekend.

  24. Two life saving missions for RACQ LifeFlight Rescue

    Two life saving missions for RACQ LifeFlight Rescue

    RACQ LifeFlight Rescue helicopters have airlifted two patients from separate incidents today.

  25. RACQ LifeFlight Rescue airlifts man after tractor accident

    RACQ LifeFlight Rescue airlifts man after tractor accident

    A man has leapt for his life, as the tractor he was driving rolled down a steep hill this afternoon.

  26. LifeFlight completes one of its longest ever missions

    LifeFlight completes one of its longest ever missions

    LifeFlight’s Surat Gas aeromedical service completed one of its longest ever missions overnight, airlifting a critically injured man to hospital in Brisbane from the State’s south-west.

  27. State-of-the-art LifeFlight SGAS chopper for Roma

    State-of-the-art LifeFlight SGAS chopper for Roma

    The South West Queensland community will receive emergency medical care even more quickly, with a new high-tech LifeFlight SGAS helicopter to be based in Roma.

  28. Stars shine in the sun at successful LifeFlight Ocean Paddle

    Stars shine in the sun at successful LifeFlight Ocean Paddle

    Today Show host Karl Stefanovic, Ironman legend Grant Kenny and surf ski champions Cory Hill and Mackenzie Hynard put their paddling and star power into making the 2018 LifeFlight Ocean Paddle a sporting and fundraising success.

  29. Second dirt bike accident airlift for RACQ LifeFlight Rescue chopper

    Second dirt bike accident airlift for RACQ LifeFlight Rescue chopper

    A teenager, injured in a dirt bike accident at a recreational park, has been airlifted to hospital by the Sunshine Coast-based RACQ LifeFlight Rescue helicopter.

  30. Team effort with RACQ LifeFlight to winch injured swimmer

    Team effort with RACQ LifeFlight to winch injured swimmer

    The Sunshine Coast-based RACQ LifeFlight Rescue helicopter aeromedical crew winched an injured swimmer to safety, in a joint operation with Queensland Fire and Emergency Service (QFES) and the Queensland Ambulance Service (QAS) yesterday. (Sat 27th)

  31. Dirt bike rider airlifted by RACQ LifeFlight Rescue helicopter

    Dirt bike rider airlifted by RACQ LifeFlight Rescue helicopter

    A dirt bike rider with chest injuries was airlifted to hospital earlier today (Sat 27th), by the Sunshine Coast-based RACQ LifeFlight Rescue helicopter.

  32. Crash victim airlifted by RACQ LifeFlight Rescue

    Crash victim airlifted by RACQ LifeFlight Rescue

    A middle-aged woman has been airlifted by the Toowoomba-based RACQ LifeFlight Rescue helicopter after she was found at an accident scene, on a remote stretch of road in the Balonne region.

  33. Toddler airlifted after suspected snake bite

    Toddler airlifted after suspected snake bite

    A young girl has been airlifted by the Toowoomba RACQ LifeFlight Rescue helicopter following a suspected snake bite at her family home in the Southern Downs region earlier today.
     

  34. Man airlifted after near drowning

    Man airlifted after near drowning

    A male tourist, aged in his sixties, has been airlifted after he nearly drowned at Lady Musgrave Island earlier today. 

  35. RACQ LifeFlight Rescue airlifts accident victim

    RACQ LifeFlight Rescue airlifts accident victim

    The Bundaberg RACQ LifeFlight Rescue helicopter has just returned to base, after airlifting a woman injured in a serious highway accident north of Bioela overnight.

  36. Snorkeller airlifted by RACQ LifeFlight chopper

    Snorkeller airlifted by RACQ LifeFlight chopper

    The Bundaberg-based RACQ LifeFlight Rescue helicopter has airlifted a sick tourist, from the Southern Great Barrier Reef.

  37. Man winched after kayak capsize

    Man winched after kayak capsize

    A 29-year-old man has been winched to safety after the kayak he was in filled with water and capsized off the coast of Fraser Island late yesterday afternoon.

  38. Noosa National Park incident

    Noosa National Park incident

    The Sunshine Coast-based RACQ LifeFlight Rescue helicopter attended an incident at Noosa National Park this morning. 

  39. Queensland's iconic rescue chopper service marks 40 years

    Queensland's iconic rescue chopper service marks 40 years

    RACQ LifeFlight Rescue helicopter service has clocked up four decades saving lives and serving Queenslanders.

  40. RACQ LifeFlight Rescue airlifts boy crushed by tree

    RACQ LifeFlight Rescue airlifts boy crushed by tree

    An 11-year-old boy, who became trapped under a large tree in the South Burnett this morning, has been airlifted to hospital by the Sunshine Coast-based RACQ LifeFlight rescue helicopter.

  41. Heroes to the rescue after shock home birth

    Heroes to the rescue after shock home birth

    A mum and her newborn baby girl are being flown to hospital after the woman unexpectedly gave birth in her home north of Gympie this morning. 
     

  42. Cyclist airlifted after being hit by vehicle

    Cyclist airlifted after being hit by vehicle

    A teenage girl is recovering at the Lady Cilento Children's Hospital after she was hit by a vehicle while riding her bike this afternoon. 

  43. Woman winched following snake bite

    Woman winched following snake bite

    A woman, aged in her twenties, is being treated at the Sunshine Coast University Hospital after she was bitten by a snake earlier today. 

  44. Mum and toddler airlifted after single vehicle accident

    Mum and toddler airlifted after single vehicle accident

    Just after 3:30pm (Saturday), the Sunshine Coast-based RACQ LifeFlight Rescue helicopter was tasked to a single vehicle accident south west of Tin Can Bay involving a mother and toddler daughter.

  45. Teenager tumbles in horse riding accident

    Teenager tumbles in horse riding accident

    A teenage girl has taken a serious tumble after she fell off her horse on a Southern Downs property earlier today.

  46. Horror smash leaves woman in a critical condition

    Horror smash leaves woman in a critical condition

    A woman is fighting for life at Toowoomba Hospital after being involved in a horror crash earlier today.

  47. Dirt bike track landing for RACQ LifeFlight chopper to help injured rider

    Dirt bike track landing for RACQ LifeFlight chopper to help injured...

    The Toowoomba-based RACQ LifeFlight Rescue helicopter landed on the top of a dirt-bike jump in bushland south-west of Aratula this morning (Sun 30th), to assist in the rescue of an injured rider.

  48. Boy airlifted after trampoline tumble

    Boy airlifted after trampoline tumble

    The Bundaberg-based RACQ LifeFlight Rescue helicopter has airlifted a young boy injured in a trampoline accident on a property in the North Burnett region this afternoon.

  49. Concrete boulder seriously injures man

    Concrete boulder seriously injures man

    A 600-kilogram concrete boulder has seriously injured a man after it fell on his leg at a construction site in the Logan City region earlier today.

  50. Woman injured after falling from horse

    Woman injured after falling from horse

    A woman, aged in her twenties, is being airlifted to the Bundaberg Base Hospital after she fell from a horse earlier today.

  51. Chopper charity effort peaks with Montville mountain ride

    Chopper charity effort peaks with Montville mountain ride

    One of the country's most extreme endurance cycling events will be staged in Montville in less than two weeks.

  52. Woman airlifted after head on collision

    Woman airlifted after head on collision

    The Toowoomba-based RACQ LifeFlight Rescue helicopter was tasked to a head on collision north west of Boonah just after 2:15pm Sunday afternoon.

  53. Boy airlifted after being run over by 4WD

    Boy airlifted after being run over by 4WD

    The Sunshine Coast-based RACQ LifeFlight Rescue helicopter has been kept busy with back to back missions today.

  54. Parachutist airlifted after falling from a tree

    Parachutist airlifted after falling from a tree

    Shortly before 12:30pm the Sunshine Coast-based RACQ LifeFlight Rescue helicopter was tasked to a music festival west of Gympie where a parachutist had fallen from a tree.

  55. Motorcycle rider airlifted north of Gympie

    Motorcycle rider airlifted north of Gympie

    Just before 11:30pm Friday evening the Sunshine Coast-based RACQ LifeFlight Rescue helicopter was tasked to the Bruce Highway, north of Gympie, after reports of a motorcycle accident.

  56. Shark attack victim airlifted by LifeFlight jet to Brisbane

    Shark attack victim airlifted by LifeFlight jet to Brisbane

    A woman injured in a shark attack is currently being airlifted from Mackay to Brisbane this evening (Thurs 20th) on a LifeFlight Air Ambulance jet.

  57. More LifeFlight

    More LifeFlight "intensive care in the air" doctors for Queensland

    A renewed and improved Queensland Government contract will see LifeFlight provide critical care doctors on even more aeromedical retrieval flights across the state.

  58. RACQ LifeFlight Rescue airlifts toddler after camp fire accident

    RACQ LifeFlight Rescue airlifts toddler after camp fire accident

    An RACQ LifeFlight Rescue helicopter critical care doctor and LifeFlight Queensland Ambulance Service (QAS) paramedic have treated a toddler for burn injuries, reportedly caused when she fell into a campfire.

  59. Two airlifted from Fraser Island overnight

    Two airlifted from Fraser Island overnight

    The Bundaberg-based RACQ LifeFlight Rescue helicopter was tasked to Fraser Island Friday evening just before 7pm.

  60. Two RACQ LifeFlight Rescue choppers sent to crash scene

    Two RACQ LifeFlight Rescue choppers sent to crash scene

    RACQ LifeFlight Rescue has airlifted two people from a horror motor vehicle accident on the Bruce Highway near Childers this afternoon.
     

  61. Holiday-goer winch rescued off Fraser Island

    Holiday-goer winch rescued off Fraser Island

    The Sunshine Coast-based RACQ LifeFlight Rescue helicopter has performed a winch rescue after a man suddenly became ill on Sandy Cape Beach, Fraser Island this morning.
     

  62. 4WD collides with cattle truck

    4WD collides with cattle truck

    A middle-aged woman is recovering in the Princess Alexandra Hospital after the car she was driving collided with a cattle truck south east of Gatton earlier today. 

  63. First mission from new RACQ LifeFlight Rescue hangar is underway

    First mission from new RACQ LifeFlight Rescue hangar is underway

    Within 45 minutes of the new Toowoomba RACQ LifeFlight Rescue helicopter hangar becoming operational, the aeromedical crew was tasked on its first mission from the new facility.

  64. Four people airlifted in separate vehicle accidents Mount Isa

    Four people airlifted in separate vehicle accidents Mount Isa

    The Mount Isa-based RACQ LifeFlight Rescue helicopter performed back to back missions involving victims injured in road accidents this afternoon.

  65. Bushwalker airlifted from Mount Barney

    Bushwalker airlifted from Mount Barney

    The Sunshine Coast-based RACQ LifeFlight Rescue helicopter has performed back to back primary missions today (Sunday).

  66. Man airlifted by RACQ LifeFlight Rescue after being hit by hammer

    Man airlifted by RACQ LifeFlight Rescue after being hit by hammer

    The Toowoomba-based RACQ LifeFlight Rescue helicopter has airlifted a man in his fifties, suffering head injuries, after he was hit with a hammer.
     

  67. RACQ LifeFlight Rescue chopper assists in boatie rescue

    RACQ LifeFlight Rescue chopper assists in boatie rescue

    Three fishermen have been rescued, after their boat hit rocks and began taking on water, off Double Island Point this morning.

  68. RACQ LifeFlight Rescue airlifts two horse-riding accident victims

    RACQ LifeFlight Rescue airlifts two horse-riding accident victims

    Two patients have been airlifted by the Toowoomba-based RACQ LifeFlight Rescue helicopter team just hours apart, following two separate horse-riding incidents.

  69. Fall into gully leaves man seriously injured

    Fall into gully leaves man seriously injured

    An elderly man has been airlifted by the Toowoomba-based RACQ LifeFlight Rescue helicopter after he fell into a rock gully on the back of his property, north of Toowoomba this morning.
     

  70. Major bush walking missions keep RACQ LifeFlight Rescue busy

    Major bush walking missions keep RACQ LifeFlight Rescue busy

    It’s been a busy 24 hours for the Sunshine Coast-based RACQ LifeFlight Rescue helicopter crew. 

  71. The RACQ LifeFlight hangar doors are officially open

    The RACQ LifeFlight hangar doors are officially open

    The new RACQ LifeFlight Rescue helicopter hangar and Clive Berghofer LifeFight Centre are officially open in Toowoomba.

  72. Triple tasking for Toowoomba RACQ LifeFlight Rescue helicopter

    Triple tasking for Toowoomba RACQ LifeFlight Rescue helicopter

    It was a busy night for the Toowoomba-based RACQ LifeFlight Rescue helicopter crews.

  73. Double transformation for new RACQ LifeFlight hangar

    Double transformation for new RACQ LifeFlight hangar

    First, it was a too-small and out-of-date base for the Toowoomba RACQ LifeFlight Rescue helicopter aeromedical team, then it was recently transformed into a state-of-the-art helicopter facility. Now the new RACQ LifeFlight Rescue helicopter hangar at the Clive Berghofer LifeFlight Centre is being transformed again - into a glamorous venue for the "Behind the Hangar Doors" Ball.

  74. Man critical after quad bike accident

    Man critical after quad bike accident

    A 27 year-old-man is in a critical condition at the Royal Brisbane and Women's Hospital after he was seriously injured in a quad bike accident earlier today. 

  75. Cyclist hit by car

    Cyclist hit by car

    A woman, aged in her forties, is recovering at the Sunshine Coast University Hospital after she was hit by a car while out cycling this morning. 

  76. Man airlifted after falling from a tree

    Man airlifted after falling from a tree

    The Sunshine Coast RACQ LifeFlight Rescue helicopter was returning to base at 2am Sunday morning after completing an earlier mission to a Brisbane hospital, when it was diverted to the Sunshine Coast hinterland after reports a man had fallen 10 metres from a tree.

  77. Boatie rescued after reported whale strike

    Boatie rescued after reported whale strike

    A man has been rescued from the ocean off the western side of Fraser Island overnight, after his boat hit a whale and sank, leaving him floating alone in the water.

  78. RACQ LifeFlight Rescue airlifts injured trail bike rider from Glasshouse Mountains

    RACQ LifeFlight Rescue airlifts injured trail bike rider from...

    The Sunshine Coast-based RACQ LifeFlight Rescue helicopter has airlifted an injured trail bike rider to hospital, following an accident around 2pm this afternoon in the Glasshouse Mountains.

  79. Man airlifted by RACQ LifeFlight Rescue  after tractor accident

    Man airlifted by RACQ LifeFlight Rescue after tractor accident

    The Bundaberg-based RACQ LifeFlight Rescue helicopter was tasked to a private property roughly west of Bundaberg Saturday morning at 9:45am after reports of a tractor accident.

  80. Winch rescue of man who fell over 15 metres

    Winch rescue of man who fell over 15 metres

    The Sunshine Coast-based RACQ LifeFlight Rescue helicopter has winched an elderly man to hospital after he fell over 15 metres down rocks at Point Perry, off the Sunshine Coast.

  81. Quad bike verse tree leaves one injured

    Quad bike verse tree leaves one injured

    A young man has been airlifted by the Bundaberg-based RACQ LifeFlight Rescue helicopter following a quad bike accident on a property outside Bundaberg yesterday afternoon.

  82. Teenager thrown from four wheel drive

    Teenager thrown from four wheel drive

    A teenage boy is recovering in the Lady Cilento Children's Hospital after he was thrown from a four wheel drive last night.

  83. Man injured after quad bike rollover

    Man injured after quad bike rollover

    A man aged in his twenties is recovering at Toowoomba Hospital after he was injured in a quad bike accident yesterday afternoon.

  84. Toddler kicked in face airlifted by RACQ LifeFlight Rescue

    Toddler kicked in face airlifted by RACQ LifeFlight Rescue

    A toddler has been airlifted by the Sunshine Coast-based RACQ LifeFlight Rescue helicopter, after she was kicked in the face by a horse.

  85. Plane crash survivor thanks RACQ LifeFlight Rescue Helicopter crew.

    Plane crash survivor thanks RACQ LifeFlight Rescue Helicopter crew.

    Three minutes, that's all.  Three minutes between life and possible death.  Three minutes until a doctor might have to amputate both his legs while he was trapped in the wreckage of a plane crash.

  86. Man with nails in his skull airlifted by RACQ LifeFlight Rescue

    Man with nails in his skull airlifted by RACQ LifeFlight Rescue

    A man with two 30mm nails still embedded in his head, has been airlifted to hospital by the Sunshine Coast-based RACQ LifeFlight Rescue helicopter.

  87. RACQ LifeFlight Rescue helicopter lands on highway to help injured driver

    RACQ LifeFlight Rescue helicopter lands on highway to help injured...

    A man has suffered serious head injuries in a single vehicle truck accident, north of Gin Gin today.

  88. New doctors take to the sky with RACQ LifeFlight Rescue Brisbane

    New doctors take to the sky with RACQ LifeFlight Rescue Brisbane

    They were held upside down under water in a cage, then thrown out of a hovering helicopter - now seven new LifeFlight critical care doctors and a flight nurse have joined the Brisbane-based RACQ LifeFlight Rescue helicopter team.

  89. Man airlifted from serious motor-vehicle accident outside Tara

    Man airlifted from serious motor-vehicle accident outside Tara

    The Toowoomba-based RACQ LifeFlight Rescue helicopter has airlifted a middle-aged man who was involved in a serious head-on collision outside Tara, in the Western Downs region earlier this afternoon.
     

  90. Ekka beef boss puts up a stake in support of RACQ LifeFlight Rescue helicopters

    Ekka beef boss puts up a stake in support of RACQ LifeFlight Rescue...

    Gary Noller walks up to 28 kilometres a day at Ekka time, in his role as RNA Beef Cattle and Meat Hall Chair and he is grateful to RACQ's LifeFlight Rescue helicopter service for every step he takes.

  91. Fall victims airlifted in separate incidents

    Fall victims airlifted in separate incidents

    RACQ LifeFlight Rescue has airlifted two male patients in separate incidents following serious falls yesterday in the Toowoomba and the Sunshine Coast regions.

  92. Paraglider airlifted after Sunshine Coast heavy landing

    Paraglider airlifted after Sunshine Coast heavy landing

    The Sunshine Coast-based RACQ LifeFlight Rescue helicopter crew has rescued an injured paraglider, after he had a heavy landing around 12.15pm this afternoon, east of Maleny in the Sunshine Coast Hinterland.

  93. Man airlifted from motorbike crash in Sunshine Coast hinterland

    Man airlifted from motorbike crash in Sunshine Coast hinterland

    An elderly man has been airlifted by the Sunshine Coast-based RACQ LifeFlight Rescue helicopter following a serious motorcycle accident near Peachester.

  94. Ammunition explosion causes serious injury

    Ammunition explosion causes serious injury

    The Toowoomba-based RACQ LifeFlight Rescue helicopter has airlifted an elderly man after a freak ammunition reloading accident west of Dalby.

  95. Young boy injured in motorbike mishap

    Young boy injured in motorbike mishap

    A young boy has been airlifted by the Brisbane-based RACQ LifeFligt Rescue helicopter following a motorbike accident on a property in the Southern Downs region.

  96. Mustering motorcycle accident causes injury

    Mustering motorcycle accident causes injury

    LifeFlight's Roma-based Surat Gas Aeromedical Service (SGAS) helicopter has airlifted a man after he was involved in a motorcycle accident on a...
  97. Major milestone for new Clive Berghofer LifeFlight Centre

    Major milestone for new Clive Berghofer LifeFlight Centre

    The much-anticipated new Clive Berghofer LifeFlight Centre is just one month away from officially opening.

  98. Child airlifted following pushbike accident

    Child airlifted following pushbike accident

    A primary school-aged child has suffered serious injuries in a bicycle accident in Queensland's south-west region.

  99. Man loses hand after boating accident

    Man loses hand after boating accident

    A man, aged in his sixties, has been airlifted to the Royal Brisbane and Women's Hospital after his hand was amputated earlier today.

  100. Chainsaw victim performs first aid on himself before LifeFlight airlift.

    Chainsaw victim performs first aid on himself before LifeFlight...

    A man who suffered cuts to his leg from a chainsaw, used his belt as a tourniquet to stop the bleeding, after an accident while he was chopping up logs on a property north of Dalby this afternoon.

  101. Team effort to help man injured on Fraser Island

    Team effort to help man injured on Fraser Island

    Six fishing friends, two Queensland Ambulance Service (QAS) paramedics and the Bundaberg-based RACQ LifeFlight Rescue helicopter team joined forces to help a man, injured on Fraser Island today.

  102. Man airlifted after horse riding accident

    Man airlifted after horse riding accident

    A man is recovering in hospital after suffering multiple injuries to his body, when he fell from his horse at approximately 11.30am this morning.

  103. Child injured in motorcross accident

    Child injured in motorcross accident

    The Sunshine Coast-based RACQ LifeFlight helicopter has airlifted a child to the Lady Cilento Children's hospital, following a motorcross accident.

  104. Teenager airlifted after car rollover

    Teenager airlifted after car rollover

    A teen-aged male is being treated in Toowoomba Hospital after being thrown from a car during a single vehicle rollover accident.

  105. Critical care team winched in to help injured dirt bike rider

    Critical care team winched in to help injured dirt bike rider

    An RACQ LifeFlight critical care doctor and a Qld Ambulance Service (QAS) paramedic have been winched into bushland west of the Sunshine Coast to treat an injured dirt bike rider.

  106. Night airlift for injured accident victim

    Night airlift for injured accident victim

    A man has been airlifted by the Toowoomba-based RACQ LifeFlight helicopter, after he was injured in a single vehicle accident near a town north-west of Toowoomba overnight.

  107. Man's leg crushed by tractor

    Man's leg crushed by tractor

    A man in his fifties has been airlifted by the Toowoomba-based RACQ LifeFlight helicopter, after his leg was injured in a farming machinery incident, on a property south-west of Toowoomba this afternoon.

  108. Farming accident leaves man seriously injured

    Farming accident leaves man seriously injured

    A man, aged in his thirties, is recovering at Toowoomba Hospital after he was injured whilst working on a property west of Toowoomba earlier today. 

  109. RACQ LifeFlight Rescue joins the search for missing boatie

    RACQ LifeFlight Rescue joins the search for missing boatie

    RACQ LifeFlight Rescue is urging all boaties to ensure they have working tracking devices attached to their vessels when heading out on the water and to regularly check in with friends and family.

  110. Woman injured in single-car smash

    Woman injured in single-car smash

    A woman, aged in her thirties, is recovering in the Royal Brisbane and Women's Hospital after she was injured in a car crash earlier this morning.

  111. Man seriously injured following car into tree

    Man seriously injured following car into tree

    An elderly man is recovering in hospital after he was seriously injured in a car crash earlier this morning.

  112. Driver airlifted after truck rollover west of Gympie

    Driver airlifted after truck rollover west of Gympie

    The Sunshine Coast-based RACQ LifeFlight Rescue helicopter was tasked just after midnight to a truck roll over west of Gympie.

  113. Bush walker winched from mountain after 15 metre fall

    Bush walker winched from mountain after 15 metre fall

    The Sunshine Coast RACQ LifeFlight Rescue helicopter was tasked just before 1pm this afternoon to reports of a bush walker who had fallen roughly 15 metres from a mountain south of Biggenden.

  114. Woman seriously injured after car smashes into train

    Woman seriously injured after car smashes into train

    The Bundaberg-based RACQ LifeFlight Rescue helicopter was tasked to the scene of a crash, east of Bundaberg, shortly after 11:30 this morning. 

  115. Teenager airlifted from remote property

    Teenager airlifted from remote property

    A teenage boy has been airlifted from an airstrip on a remote property south of Mt Isa, after he was injured in a motorcycle accident.

  116. Child in hospital after skateboard accident

    Child in hospital after skateboard accident

    A 12 year old girl is being treated in hospital for serious injuries, following a school holiday skateboarding accident on the Sunshine Coast.

  117. Woman airlifted after two car crash

    Woman airlifted after two car crash

    The Toowoomba-based RACQ LifeFlight Rescue helicopter has airlifted a woman from the scene of a two vehicle accident, west of Gatton.

  118. Federal funding for new aeromedical base in Bundaberg

    Federal funding for new aeromedical base in Bundaberg

    “Each year, around 3,500 patients in the Bundaberg, Wide Bay and Burnett regions have benefited from this lifesaving service, and the new...
  119. Man seriously injured following machinery accident

    Man seriously injured following machinery accident

    A man is recovering in the Royal Brisbane and Women's Hospital after he was seriously injured whilst working at a factory west of Toowoomba. 

  120. Car into tree leaves woman seriously injured

    Car into tree leaves woman seriously injured

    A woman is recovering in hospital after the car she was travelling in smashed into a tree earlier today. 

  121. Tractor rollover and motocross mishap keep Sunshine Coast crew busy

    Tractor rollover and motocross mishap keep Sunshine Coast crew busy

    The Sunshine Coast-based RACQ LifeFlight Rescue aeromedical team had their work cut out for them this afternoon; attending two serious accidents. 
     

  122. RACQ LifeFlight Rescue chopper helps save tinnie in trouble

    RACQ LifeFlight Rescue chopper helps save tinnie in trouble

    Two boaties in destress have been rescued, after being located by the RACQ LifeFlight Rescue helicopter. 

  123. Young boy airlifted from motorbike crash

    Young boy airlifted from motorbike crash

    The Bundaberg-based RACQ LifeFlight Rescue helicopter has airlifted a young boy after he was injured in a motorbike crash near Agnes Water.

  124. Girl impaled by bicycle handlebars

    Girl impaled by bicycle handlebars

    A young girl has been airlifted by the Bundaberg-based RACQ LifeFlight Rescue helicopter after she was impaled by bicycle handlebars at a property near Gympie.

  125. Man crushed by bull

    Man crushed by bull

    A man is recovering after he was crushed between a bull and a fence at a property near Mount Isa earlier today.

  126. LifeFlight wraps up busiest year on record

    LifeFlight wraps up busiest year on record

    15 month old William Gamble is just one of those people who is alive and thriving, thanks to the amazing work of the helicopter service. William is...
  127. Woman knocked out after sand board stack

    Woman knocked out after sand board stack

    A woman, aged in her forties, is recovering in Bundaberg Base Hospital after she crashed her board at the bottom of a steep sand dune at Fraser Island this afternoon. 

  128. Woman injured after being thrown from horse

    Woman injured after being thrown from horse

    The Bundaberg-based RACQ LifeFlight Rescue helicopter has airlifted a woman, aged in her twenties, after she was thrown from a horse. 

  129. Woman injured following horse fall

    Woman injured following horse fall

    The Toowoomba-based RACQ LifeFlight Rescue helicopter airlifted a woman, aged in her twenties, late yesterday afternoon after she was injured from falling off a horse. 

  130. Man injured after being thrown from horse

    Man injured after being thrown from horse

    Yesterday afternoon the Sunshine Coast-based RACQ LifeFlight Rescue helicopter was tasked to a property north of Gympie where a man, aged in his forties, had been thrown from a horse. 

  131. Next generation of aeromedical service lands in Toowoomba in time for school holidays

    Next generation of aeromedical service lands in Toowoomba in time for...

    The Toowoomba-based Surat Gas Aeromedical Service (SGAS) will now be better equipped when responding to lifesaving missions.

  132. School holiday plea after family of four airlifted from fiery crash

    School holiday plea after family of four airlifted from fiery crash

    RACQ LifeFlight Rescue is pleading with motorists to take extra care when driving these school holidays with its helicopters having been tasked to the scene of six motor vehicle accidents since Monday. 

  133. Head on crash leaves man seriously injured

    Head on crash leaves man seriously injured

    A man, aged in his thirties, has been airlifted by the Bundaberg-based RACQ LifeFlight Rescue helicopter after he was seriously injured in a head on collision near 1770 yesterday afternoon.

  134. Man seriously injured following cattle truck rollover

    Man seriously injured following cattle truck rollover

    A man is recovering in hospital after he was trapped inside the cab of the truck he was driving for more than six hours. 

  135. Young boy airlifted from horror crash

    Young boy airlifted from horror crash

    A young boy has been airlifted by the Sunshine Coast-based RACQ LifeFlight Rescue helicopter after he was seriously injured in car rollover this morning. 

  136. RACQ LifeFlight Rescue airlifts two patients from multi-vehicle crash

    RACQ LifeFlight Rescue airlifts two patients from multi-vehicle crash

    The Toowoomba-based RACQ LifeFlight Rescue helicopter has airlifted two patients after they were injured in a multi-vehicle crash west of Toowoomba last night. 

  137. Man injured following car rollover

    Man injured following car rollover

    The Toowoomba-based RACQ LifeFlight Rescue helicopter has airlifted a man after he was injured in a car crash overnight. 

  138. Mountain bike mishap leaves man in hospital

    Mountain bike mishap leaves man in hospital

    The Sunshine Coast-based RACQ LifeFlight Rescue helicopter has airlifted a man after he fell whilst riding his mountain bike south of Gympie earlier today. 

  139. Man injured following quad bike accident

    Man injured following quad bike accident

    The Brisbane-based RACQ LifeFlight Rescue helicopter has airlifted a man after he was injured in a quad bike accident. 

  140. Man crushed between cow and fence

    Man crushed between cow and fence

    The Sunshine Coast-based RACQ LifeFlight Rescue helicopter has airlifted a middle-aged man after he was crushed between a fence and rogue cow at a property in the North Burnett region earlier today.

  141. Cycling legend ‘kits up’ for a great cause

    Cycling legend ‘kits up’ for a great cause

    Australian cycling legend and three-time Tour de France Green Jersey winner, Robbie McEwen will once again ‘kit up’ for RACQ LifeFlight as part of their annual fundraising cycling challenge, the Brisbane City Jaguar Land Rover LifeFlight Razor Challenge as ride ambassador.

  142. Car crash leaves woman seriously injured

    Car crash leaves woman seriously injured

    A middle aged woman is in a serious condition at the Royal Brisbane and Women's Hospital after she was injured in a car crash north west of Dalby.

  143. Javelin causes traumatic injury to school boy

    Javelin causes traumatic injury to school boy

    A Sunshine Coast school boy has been flown to Lady Cilento Children's Hospital after being hit in the eye by a javelin. 

  144. Man airlifted with serious injury

    Man airlifted with serious injury

    The Sunshine Coast-based RACQ LifeFlight Rescue helicopter airlifted a middle aged man from the Moreton Bay region this morning with an upper body injury. 

  145. Man airlifted after being pinned by 4WD

    Man airlifted after being pinned by 4WD

    The Sunshine Coast-based RACQ LifeFlight Rescue helicopter has airlifted an elderly man after he was crushed by a four wheel drive at a property in the Sunshine Coast hinterland yesterday evening.

  146. Travis Schultz joins LifeFlight Foundation Board

    Travis Schultz joins LifeFlight Foundation Board

    Prominent Sunshine Coast and Brisbane-based lawyer Travis Schultz has been appointed to the Board of the LifeFlight Foundation, a community-based organisation that funds and supports the emergency aeromedical services of LifeFlight Australia.

  147. Tourist airlifted with medical condition

    Tourist airlifted with medical condition

    The Bundaberg-based RACQ LifeFlight Rescue helicopter airlifted an elderly woman with a medical condition from Bustard Heads. 

  148. Lions Club gives back with lifesaving equipment donation

    Lions Club gives back with lifesaving equipment donation

    The Mooloolaba Lions Club has made a generous donation to support the RACQ LifeFlight service, purchasing three new flight helmets for the Sunshine Coast base.

  149. Two men airlifted after separate car accidents

    Two men airlifted after separate car accidents

    LifeFlight's Toowoomba-based Surat Gas Aeromedical Service (SGAS) helicopter airlifted a teenage male from a high-speed single vehicle rollover from Kingaroy Hospital, early Sunday morning. 

  150. RACQ LifeFlight Rescue  airlifts teenage boy after trampoline mishap

    RACQ LifeFlight Rescue airlifts teenage boy after trampoline mishap

    A teenage boy has been airlifted by the Bundaberg-based RACQ LifeFlight Rescue helicopter following a trampoline accident at a private residence near Seventeen-Seventy.

  151. Woman airlifted after serious truck vs car accident

    Woman airlifted after serious truck vs car accident

    LifeFlight's Toowoomba-based Surat Gas Aeromedical Service (SGAS) helicopter has airlifted a middle-aged woman involved in a serious truck verse car accident on the Cunningham Highway near Fassifern earlier this afternoon.

  152. Rubbish fire leaves man seriously injured

    Rubbish fire leaves man seriously injured

    The Sunshine Coast-based RACQ LifeFlight Rescue helicopter has airlifted a middle-aged man after he suffered serious burns as a result of throwing petrol on a rubbish fire at a property in the Sunshine Coast hinterland.

  153. Man airlifted after fall from roof

    Man airlifted after fall from roof

    The Sunshine Coast-based RACQ LifeFlight Rescue helicopter airlifted a middle-aged man after he fell from a roof in the Fraser Coast region yesterday afternoon.

  154. Man airlifted after severe injury

    Man airlifted after severe injury

    LifeFlight's Roma-based SGAS helicopter has airlifted an elderly man following a serious incident on a property near Roma just after 11.30am today.

  155. Two men airlifted by LifeFlight following rollover

    Two men airlifted by LifeFlight following rollover

    LifeFlight's Roma-based SGAS helicopter has airlifted two young men following a serious rollover on a property near Bollon just after 12.30pm today.
     

  156. Rider airlifted after being thrown from horse

    Rider airlifted after being thrown from horse

    The Toowoomba-based RACQ LifeFlight Rescue helicopter has airlifted a young man after he was thrown from his horse in the Toowoomba region.

  157. Freak solar panel accident causes injury

    Freak solar panel accident causes injury

    A middle-aged man has been airlifted by the Bundaberg-based RACQ LifeFlight Rescue helicopter following a freak accident involving a solar panel at a property north of Gin Gin last night. 
     

  158. RACQ LifeFlight Rescue wraps up busy end to weekend

    RACQ LifeFlight Rescue wraps up busy end to weekend

    RACQ LifeFlight Rescue has wrapped up a busy end to the weekend, performing a total of 19 missions since Friday night.

  159. Burn victim airlifted after flash fire

    Burn victim airlifted after flash fire

    The Sunshine Coast-based RACQ LifeFlight Rescue helicopter was tasked to a property in the Sunshine Coast Hinterland after two men were injured while making a petroleum-based rustproof product just after 5pm Sunday afternoon.
     

  160. Horse riding accident leaves woman seriously injured

    Horse riding accident leaves woman seriously injured

    A woman has been airlifted by the Sunshine Coast-based RACQ LifeFlight Rescue chopper after she was seriously injured in a horse riding accident on her property, approximately 60 kilometres west of Maryborough.

  161. Driver airlifted after truck rollover

    Driver airlifted after truck rollover

    The Brisbane-based RACQ LifeFlight Rescue helicopter has airlifted a middle-aged man after the B-double truck he was driving rolled over at Cunningham's Gap in Queensland's south-west.

  162. Young girl airlifted after fall

    Young girl airlifted after fall

    The Sunshine Coast-based RACQ LifeFlight Rescue helicopter airlifted a young girl after she fell playing hide and seek at a property in the South Burnett region yesterday afternoon.

  163. All roads lead to the Burrandowan Picnic Races

    All roads lead to the Burrandowan Picnic Races

    With the Toowoomba-based RACQ LifeFlight Rescue crew having performed almost 500 lifesaving missions last year, costing more than six million dollars, the LifeFlight Foundation has been named as the charity of choice for this weekend's Burrandowan Picnic Races. 

  164. Holiday-goer airlifted off Fraser Island

    Holiday-goer airlifted off Fraser Island

    A Brisbane woman has been airlifted by the Sunshine Coast-based RACQ LifeFlight Rescue helicopter after she suffered a fall on Fraser Island this morning.

  165. Joint LifeFlight effort helps save helicopter crash victim

    Joint LifeFlight effort helps save helicopter crash victim

    A man seriously injured in a light helicopter crash yesterday afternoon is now recovering at the Royal Brisbane and Women's Hospital after he was flown more than 1,800 kilometres by both LifeFlight's RACQ LifeFlight Rescue helicopter service and one of LifeFlight's Air Ambulance Jets. 

  166. Man airlifted following work place accident

    Man airlifted following work place accident

    The Bundaberg-based RACQ LifeFlight Rescue helicopter has airlifted a man, aged in his forties, who was seriously injured after being struck in the head at a work site south of Bundaberg. 

  167. Quad bike accident leaves man in hospital

    Quad bike accident leaves man in hospital

    The Bundaberg-based RACQ LifeFlight Rescue helicopter has airlifted a man, aged in his forties, after he was injured in a quad bike accident. 

  168. The South Burnett bucks a big one for RACQ LifeFlight Rescue

    The South Burnett bucks a big one for RACQ LifeFlight Rescue

    South Burnett Regional Councillor, Roz Frohloff, has ticked off an item from her bucket list; taking on a steer at the Nanango Show Rodeo over the weekend. 

  169. RACQ LifeFlight Rescue airlifts horse fall victim

    RACQ LifeFlight Rescue airlifts horse fall victim

    The Sunshine Coast-based RACQ LifeFlight Rescue helicopter has airlifted a woman aged in her mid-30s after she fell from a horse while mustering cattle on a property outside Gympie's north-west.

  170. Motorcycle accident leaves one injured

    Motorcycle accident leaves one injured

    An elderly man has been airlifted by the Sunshine Coast-based RACQ LifeFlight Rescue chopper following a serious motorcycle accident near Dalby. 

  171. Mum and Daughter reunited with their 'guardian angels'

    Mum and Daughter reunited with their 'guardian angels'

    On 24 October 2017 Marion and her daughter, Amanda were only minutes from home when they were involved in a head on collision which left them both fighting for life. 

  172. Thundering hooves to bring in vital funds for the LifeFlight Foundation

    Thundering hooves to bring in vital funds for the LifeFlight...

    Revellers and punters will band together at the Bundaberg Race Club on May 5 to ensure their local aeromedical service remains sky high.

  173. Woman injured following horse accident

    Woman injured following horse accident

    The Bundaberg RACQ LifeFlight Rescue helicopter has airlifted a woman, aged in her forties, after she fell from a horse near Gayndah. 

  174. Chainsaw accident severely injures woman

    Chainsaw accident severely injures woman

    A woman in her 60s has been airlifted by the Sunshine Coast-based RACQ LifeFlight Rescue helicopter after she sustained severe lower limb injuries in a chainsaw accident on her property outside Gin Gin earlier today.

  175. Horsing around for a great cause

    Horsing around for a great cause

    Karrin O’Loughlin plans to spend 10 days in the wilderness of Mongolia competing in the Mongol Derby, the longest and toughest horse race in the world, raising funds for LifeFlight along the way. 

  176. Boy airlifted following near drowning

    Boy airlifted following near drowning

    The Sunshine Coast-based RACQ LifeFlight Rescue helicopter has airlifted a young boy after he nearly drowned at a lake north of Gympie late yesterday afternoon. 

  177. Bush Pilot mates now lifesaving heroes

    Bush Pilot mates now lifesaving heroes

    Their mateship was forged as rookie air charter pilots a decade ago in the heat and turbulence of the Top End of Australia – and they’re now using their skills and experience to save lives with Queensland aeromedical service LifeFlight Australia.

  178. Two airlifted after serious motor vehicle accident

    Two airlifted after serious motor vehicle accident

    The Toowoomba - based RACQ LifeFlight Rescue helicopter responded to a serious two car motor vehicle accident in the Lockyer Valley Region earlier this morning. 

  179. Iconic B&S revival raises vital funds for LifeFlight

    Iconic B&S revival raises vital funds for LifeFlight

    In an impressive comeback, the Taroom Bachelor and Spinsters (B&S) Ball has raised $40,000 for the LifeFlight Foundation after an almost 20 year hiatus.

  180. Man airlifted after motor cycle accident

    Man airlifted after motor cycle accident

    The Sunshine Coast - based RACQ LifeFlight Rescue helicopter airlifted a man after he came off his motorbike at Manor Motor Park. 

  181. Search continues for gyrocopter pilot

    Search continues for gyrocopter pilot

    The Bundaberg - based RACQ LifeFlight Rescue helicopter is continuing the search for a missing gyrocopter pilot missing since yesterday.

  182. Car crash leaves man injured

    Car crash leaves man injured

    The Toowoomba-based RACQ LifeFlight Rescue helicopter has airlifted a young man after the car he was travelling in crashed into a pole near Gatton.

  183. Mount Isa helicopter completes one of its longest missions

    Mount Isa helicopter completes one of its longest missions

    The Mount Isa-based RACQ LifeFlight Rescue helicopter has completed one of its longest missions, airlifting a man after he suffered chest pains while working on a fishing boat, approximately 110 kilometres north of Normanton in the Gulf of Carpentaria.

  184. Anthea Brotherton

    Anthea Brotherton

    Six-week old Anthea suffered colic, so when she awoke upset after an afternoon sleep, her mother Karli gave her Panadol and a bath to settle her.

  185. Local Lindenberg legends give back to RACQ LifeFlight Rescue

    Local Lindenberg legends give back to RACQ LifeFlight Rescue

    Local Pittsworth automotive business, Lindenberg & Co. have lent a helping hand to LifeFlight, supplying the Toowoomba RACQ LifeFlight Rescue base with a new helicopter-lifter engine at a significantly discounted price.

  186. Outback snakebite requires airlift

    Outback snakebite requires airlift

     LifeFlight’s Roma-based Surat Gas Aeromedical Service (SGAS) helicopter airlifted a woman after a snake bite in the Central Highlands Region.

  187. New Hope and LifeFlight partnership shares rich history

    New Hope and LifeFlight partnership shares rich history

    New Hope and LifeFlight celebrated their illustrious six-year partnership which has seen over $1 million donated to the south-west based RACQ LifeFlight Rescue helicopter service with a special presentation at LifeFlight’s head office last week (April 11).

  188. Man airlifted after farming accident

    Man airlifted after farming accident

    LifeFlight’s Toowoomba-based Surat Gas Aeromedical Service (SGAS) helicopter airlifted a man after a farming accident in the Goondiwindi region. 

  189. Man hit by car

    Man hit by car

    Overnight the Toowoomba - based RACQ LifeFlight Rescue helicopter airlifted a man after he was hit by a car on the Warrego Highway.

  190. Progress update on new Clive Berghofer LifeFlight Centre

    Progress update on new Clive Berghofer LifeFlight Centre

    The Toowoomba RACQ LifeFlight Rescue base is currently undergoing a complete redevelopment to construct a new purpose-built centre for its aeromedical crews, staff and community rescue helicopters at Toowoomba Airport.

  191. Man injured following horse fall

    Man injured following horse fall

    The Toowoomba-based RACQ LifeFlight Rescue helicopter has airlifted a man aged in his sixties after he fell from a horse earlier today. 

  192. Car crash leaves woman injured

    Car crash leaves woman injured

    The Toowoomba-based RACQ LifeFlight Rescue helicopter has airlifted a woman, aged in her twenties, after she was injured in a motor vehicle accident. 

  193. Child airlifted following snake bite

    Child airlifted following snake bite

    A young boy has been airlifted by the Mount Isa-based RACQ LifeFlight Rescue helicopter after being bitten by a snake north of Mount Isa yesterday afternoon. 

  194. Teenage boy airlifted after horse fall

    Teenage boy airlifted after horse fall

    A teenage boy has been airlifted by the Sunshine Coast-based RACQ LifeFlight Rescue helicopter following a serious horse fall in the North Burnett region, approximately 50 kilometres south-west of Mundubbera.

  195. Mundubbera man goes the extra mile for RACQ LifeFlight Rescue

    Mundubbera man goes the extra mile for RACQ LifeFlight Rescue

    He's the first man to have crossed all 14 deserts in Australia; it's safe to say David Holleran holds a special place in Australia's history. 

  196. Cattle auction breeds success for LifeFlight

    Cattle auction breeds success for LifeFlight

    The Stanthorpe Charity Cattle Auction has continued its tradition of success, raising over $5,400 for the LifeFlight Foundation at the Stanthorpe Show in February.

  197. Horror crash injures elderly woman

    Horror crash injures elderly woman

    The Toowoomba-based RACQ LifeFlight Rescue helicopter has airlifted an elderly woman after she was injured in a motor-vehicle accident north of Nanango.

  198. LifeFlight doctor drops into GC2018 carrying the Queen’s Baton

    LifeFlight doctor drops into GC2018 carrying the Queen’s Baton

    Gold Coast doctor and Chief Medical Officer of Queensland's leading aeromedical service LifeFlight, Dr Allan MacKillop, ‘dropped in’ and carried the Queen’s Baton as part of the Queen’s Baton Relay (QBR) on its penultimate leg before the start of the Gold Coast 2018 Commonwealth Games (GC2018). 

  199. Busiest Easter weekend in recent history

    Busiest Easter weekend in recent history

    RACQ LifeFlight Rescue plea to all to stay safe when returning from Easter holidays after horror weekend. RACQ LifeFlight Rescue aeromedical crews...
  200. Busy weekend in full swing for RACQ LifeFlight Rescue helicopters

    Busy weekend in full swing for RACQ LifeFlight Rescue helicopters

    The Easter long weekend is in full swing with the RACQ LifeFlight Rescue helicopters busy completing multiple missions. 

  201. Dirt track guides rescue helicopter

    Dirt track guides rescue helicopter

    Late yesterday LifeFlight’s Roma-based Surat Gas Aeromedical Service (SGAS) helicopter airlifted a man after he fell from a vehicle at a property in the Maranoa region. 

  202. RACQ LifeFlight Rescue plea after tragic start to Easter weekend

    RACQ LifeFlight Rescue plea after tragic start to Easter weekend

    RACQ LifeFlight Rescue has had a busy start to the Easter long weekend, airlifting two patients from motor-vehicle accidents this morning.

  203. Sunshine Coast Gala dazzles for LifeFlight, raising over $100,000

    Sunshine Coast Gala dazzles for LifeFlight, raising over $100,000

    The LifeFlight Foundation Benefit Gala presented by Hutchinson Builders dazzled Sunshine Coast residents, raising more than $100,000 for the RACQ LifeFlight Rescue helicopter service last Friday night (March 23).

  204. One patient airlifted after horrific car accident

    One patient airlifted after horrific car accident

    The Toowoomba based RACQ LifeFlight Rescue helicopter was  tasked to the Miles Showgrounds just after 4am this morning to airlift a patient who had been involved in a single motor vehicle accident north of Miles.

  205. Man winched from Mt Glorious after mountain bike accident

    Man winched from Mt Glorious after mountain bike accident

    The Toowoomba based RACQ LifeFlight Rescue helicopter was activated at 3pm Saturday afternoon to an area between Mt Glorious and Mount Nebo after a lone mountain bike rider called emergency services after falling from his mountain bike on a downhill section.

  206. Elderly man falls at property

    Elderly man falls at property

    Yesterday the Mount Isa - based RACQ LifeFlight Rescue helicopter airlifted an elderly man after he fell at a property near Julia Creek.

  207. Fisherman injured following nasty fall

    Fisherman injured following nasty fall

    A 24-year-old man has been seriously injured after the rock he was standing on gave way. 

  208. Back-to-back missions for Sunshine Coast chopper

    Back-to-back missions for Sunshine Coast chopper

    The Sunshine Coast-based RACQ LifeFlight Rescue helicopter has completed back-to-back rescue missions this morning.

  209. Ex-servicemen and women give back to LifeFlight

    Ex-servicemen and women give back to LifeFlight

    In a touching tribute, members of the Toowoomba and Darling Downs Totally and Permanently Incapacitated Ex-Servicemen and Women (TPI) branch have given a $1,000 donation to the LifeFlight Foundation to continue their lifesaving efforts.

  210. Tourist nearly drowns at Moreton Island

    Tourist nearly drowns at Moreton Island

    A Chinese tourist has nearly drowned at Moreton Island, prompting rescue efforts by the Brisbane RACQ LifeFlight Rescue chopper.

  211. Two RACQ LifeFlight Rescue choppers attend serious head-on collision

    Two RACQ LifeFlight Rescue choppers attend serious head-on collision

    Two RACQ LifeFlight Rescue helicopters have attended a serious motor-vehicle accident on the Burnett Highway, approximately 40 kilometers north of Murgon. 

  212. Pig racing pays tribute to family rescued by LifeFlight

    Pig racing pays tribute to family rescued by LifeFlight

    The Sandy Creek Pig Races have become an institution in the south-west’s fundraising calendar, with the event set to raise vital funds for the LifeFlight Foundation this Saturday (17 March). 

  213. Two airlifted in separate accidents

    Two airlifted in separate accidents

    The Sunshine Coast - based RACQ LifeFlight Rescue helicopter airlifted a tree lopper after he suffered serious injuries following an incident involving a tree. 

  214. Man airlifted after serious motor vehicle accident

    Man airlifted after serious motor vehicle accident

    The Toowoomba - based RACQ LifeFlight Rescue helicopter airlifted a man after a serious motor vehicle accident. 

  215. ‘Voice’ stars set to wow at LifeFlight Gala Ball

    ‘Voice’ stars set to wow at LifeFlight Gala Ball

    The Sunshine Coast LifeFlight Foundation Benefit Gala presented by Hutchinson Builders has announced their star-studded Master of Ceremonies (MCs) and lead entertainers, with previous ‘The Voice’ contestants set to steal next Friday’s show.

  216. Two patients airlifted after separate lifesaving missions

    Two patients airlifted after separate lifesaving missions

    The Bundaberg based RACQ LifeFlight Rescue helicopter was tasked to Fraser Island this afternoon, shortly after midday, after reports a young boy had been stung on his hand whilst snorkeling. He was airlifted to Hervey Bay Hospital in a stable condition.

  217. Man seriously injured after being hit by car

    Man seriously injured after being hit by car

    The Sunshine Coast based RACQ LifeFlight Rescue helicopter has airlifted a man aged in his twenties after he was hit by a car near Gympie last night. 

  218. Sunshine Coast women lend RACQ LifeFlight Rescue a helping hand

    Sunshine Coast women lend RACQ LifeFlight Rescue a helping hand

    The Sunshine Coast based RACQ LifeFlight Rescue aeromedical crew will now be better equipped when undertaking lifesaving missions.

  219. Man airlifted following snake bite

    Man airlifted following snake bite

    The Bundaberg-based RACQ LifeFlight Rescue helicopter has airlifted a 37-year-old man after he was bitten by a snake at Fraser Island.

  220. Mum and bub airlifted from flooded property

    Mum and bub airlifted from flooded property

    The Mount Isa-based RACQ LifeFlight Rescue helicopter has airlifted a baby and her mother from a flooded property north of Cloncurry.

  221. Past patient thanks gas companies for their support of vital aeromedical service

    Past patient thanks gas companies for their support of vital...

    Once upon a time Peter Gilmore could be found at the helm of a freightliner, transporting goods across Australia. But since August last year his life has never been the same. Peter was out polishing the bonnet of his mower when suddenly everything went black. 

  222. Fatigue causes car and truck collision

    Fatigue causes car and truck collision

    Two RACQ LifeFlight Rescue helicopters were called to the scene of a car and truck accident on Maryborough Biggenden Road around 8 this morning.

  223. Boot- scootin’ Boomers give back to LifeFlight

    Boot- scootin’ Boomers give back to LifeFlight

    Toowoomba business, Boomer Bullbars will bring together some of Australia’s best country music performers to help raise money for the LifeFlight Foundation at the LifeFlight Music Muster and Family Fun Day this Saturday at Brothers Oval.

  224. RACQ LifeFlight Rescue crews work water winch skills

    RACQ LifeFlight Rescue crews work water winch skills

    The Bundaberg-based RACQ LifeFlight Rescue helicopter crew have undergone a rigorous training session off the coast of Burnett Heads to refine their water winch skills. 

  225. Exclusive launch of Brisbane LifeFlight Foundation Benefit Gala

    Exclusive launch of Brisbane LifeFlight Foundation Benefit Gala

    Hon. Rob Borbidge AO, Chairman of LifeFlight Australia and esteemed members of the Brisbane community gathered for the launch of the inaugural LifeFlight Foundation Benefit Gala in Brisbane last night at the RNA Showgrounds. 

  226. RACQ LifeFlight Rescue patients come together to help ‘Celebrate Life’

    RACQ LifeFlight Rescue patients come together to help ‘Celebrate Life’

    LifeFlight Australia and Hutchinson Builders are proud to present the highlight of the Sunshine Coast social calendar, the LifeFlight Foundation Benefit Gala at Novotel Twin Waters Resort on March 23. 
     

  227. Horse riding accident leaves woman in hospital

    Horse riding accident leaves woman in hospital

    A woman is recovering in hospital after she fell from a horse earlier this morning.

  228. Busy end to weekend for RACQ LifeFlight Rescue crews

    Busy end to weekend for RACQ LifeFlight Rescue crews

    RACQ LifeFlight Rescue crews have been kept busy over the weekend, performing a total of 15 missions since Friday night.

  229. Man airlifted after falling from ladder

    Man airlifted after falling from ladder

    The Brisbane-based RACQ LifeFlight Rescue helicopter has airlifted a middle-aged man after he fell from a ladder on an Inglewood property earlier this afternoon.

  230. RACQ LifeFlight Rescue pilot clocks up 20 years on the job

    RACQ LifeFlight Rescue pilot clocks up 20 years on the job

    Twenty years on-board community rescue helicopters means LifeFlight Line pilot Peter Marris has seen it all.

  231. Mine hits $1 million milestone with LifeFlight Australia

    Mine hits $1 million milestone with LifeFlight Australia

    New Hope Group has donated more than $1.1 million dollars to the LifeFlight Foundation, surpassing the $1 million milestone in their most recent round of funding and cementing their illustrious six-year partnership.

  232. Chopper called to 2 separate truck crashes

    Chopper called to 2 separate truck crashes

    The Toowoomba-based RACQ LifeFlight Rescue helicopter attended the scene of two separate truck accidents yesterday afternoon.

  233. Multi-vehicle accident causes 5 casualties

    Multi-vehicle accident causes 5 casualties

    A man in his 30s has been airlifted after he was in a car accident involving 2 trucks and a car on the New England Highway near Dalveen this afternoon.

  234. RACQ LifeFlight Rescue's newest recruits given their 'wings'

    RACQ LifeFlight Rescue's newest recruits given their 'wings'

    LifeFlight's newest doctors are ready to take flight after enduing two grueling weeks of training to prepare them for saving lives on rescue helicopters around the state.

  235. Car crash leaves two boys injured

    Car crash leaves two boys injured

    The Brisbane-based RACQ LifeFlight Rescue helicopter has airlifted two young boys who were involved in a car crash yesterday afternoon. 

  236. Man airlifted after falling six metres

    Man airlifted after falling six metres

    The Mount Isa based RACQ LifeFlight Rescue helicopter was tasked  shortly before 11am on Saturday to Gregory Downs north of Mount Isa after reports a male had fallen from a considerable height.

  237. Car crash leaves man with multiple injuries

    Car crash leaves man with multiple injuries

    The Sunshine Coast-based RACQ LifeFlight Rescue helicopter has airlifted a 34-year-old man after he was injured in a car crash.

  238. Off duty pilot helps to save a man's life

    Off duty pilot helps to save a man's life

    A man, aged in his twenties, is recovering after he lost control of his car and crashed it into a tree around 7 o'clock on Saturday morning. 

  239. Man airlifted after horse landed on him

    Man airlifted after horse landed on him

    The Bundaberg-based RACQ LifeFlight Rescue helicopter airlifted a man in his 30s after he fell off a horse about 50 kilometres out of Bundaberg.

  240. Father saves toddler from drowning

    Father saves toddler from drowning

    LifeFlight's Roma-based Surat Gas Aeromedical Service (SGAS) helicopter has airlifted a toddler to Brisbane after she nearly drowned on a private property about 70km outside of Dalby last night.

  241. Car and bike collision causes traumatic injuries

    Car and bike collision causes traumatic injuries

    The Brisbane-based RACQ LifeFlight Rescue helicopter airlifted a man in his 50s after his motorbike collided with a car in the Scenic Rim this morning.

  242. Home maintenance job leaves man seriously injured

    Home maintenance job leaves man seriously injured

    The Brisbane-based RACQ LifeFlight Rescue helicopter has transported a 60-year-old man after he fell almost three metres.

  243. Community first-aid kits delivered to rural townships around New Acland Mine

    Community first-aid kits delivered to rural townships around New...

    Rural communities around New Acland Mine are better prepared to respond to medical emergencies with the installation of new Community First-Aid Kits now complete.

  244. 20 year-old man airlifted after accident

    20 year-old man airlifted after accident

    A man has been airlifted by the Brisbane-based RACQ LifeFlight Rescue helicopter after he was involved in a motor vehicle accident in the Somerset...
  245. Local integral to RACQ LifeFlight Rescue

    Local integral to RACQ LifeFlight Rescue

    Two people have been airlifted to hospital from separate motor vehicle accidents by RACQ LifeFlight Rescue helicopters tasked within 20 minutes of each other.

  246. Tourist has near drowning at Tangalooma

    Tourist has near drowning at Tangalooma

    The Sunshine Coast RACQ LifeFlight Rescue helicopter has airlifted a tourist after he nearly drowned at Moreton Island this afternoon.

  247. Young woman airlifted after car accident

    Young woman airlifted after car accident

    A woman in her 20s has been airlifted by the Mount Isa RACQ LifeFlight Rescue helicopter after she was involved a single motor vehicle accident around 100 kilometres out of Mount Isa.

  248. Donation to help LifeFlight save thousands

    Donation to help LifeFlight save thousands

    Local Toowoomba business, Tilly’s Crawler Parts has generously donated an aircraft hydraulic rig to rescue helicopter service, LifeFlight as a donation to help the charity save thousands of dollars.

  249. Man injured after horse fall

    Man injured after horse fall

    The Bundaberg-based RACQ LifeFlight Rescue helicopter has airlifted a man in his fifties after he fell from a horse in the North Burnett Region. The...
  250. LifeFlight saves record number of lives in 2017

    LifeFlight saves record number of lives in 2017

    2017 was a record year for LifeFlight for lifesaving missions with its aeromedical crews, community helicopters and Air Ambulance jets performing 5,344 missions throughout Queensland and around the world.

  251. One airlifted after vehicle roll over

    One airlifted after vehicle roll over

    The Bundaberg based RACQ LifeFlight Rescue helicopter was tasked to Fraser Island for the sixth time this year after a full 4-wheel-drive rolled on the beach.

  252. Team effort to transfer motor bike accident victim

    Team effort to transfer motor bike accident victim

    The Bundaberg based RACQ LifeFlight Rescue helicopter was tasked to a trail bike accident on a property outside of Bundaberg. 

  253. Motocross accident causes teen multi-trauma

    Motocross accident causes teen multi-trauma

    The Bundaberg-based RACQ LifeFlight Rescue helicopter has airlifted a teenager after he sustained multi-trauma injuries after a motocross accident this morning

  254. Above and beyond – LifeFlight doctor’s soaring career

    Above and beyond – LifeFlight doctor’s soaring career

    From natural disasters to Intensive Care Units (ICU) across the globe, LifeFlight Critical Care Doctor, Ian Humble has experienced it all. 

  255. Fishing accident injures man

    Fishing accident injures man

    The Bundaberg-based RACQ LifeFlight Rescue helicopter has airlifted a man in his thirties after he was involved in a fishing accident on Northwest Island, approximately 75 kilometres off the coast of Gladstone.

  256. Extremely busy weekend for crews of RACQ LifeFlight Rescue

    Extremely busy weekend for crews of RACQ LifeFlight Rescue

    RACQ LifeFlight Rescue helicopters have flown 20 missions around south-east Queensland and Mount Isa since Friday evening,