UPDATE: Patient airlifted off Fraser Island after snake bite

UPDATE: A patient was airlifted off Fraser Island after being bitten by a snake.

The person was taken to Hervey Bay Hospital.

They were in a stable condition.

EARLIER: A rescue helicopter is on its way to Fraser Island after a person was bitten by a snake on Tuesday morning.

The snake bite happened on Warry St about 9.11am.

Paramedics are assessing the patient at the scene.

More to come.


DRUG RAID: Dad found in possession of five ounces of drugs

Premium Content DRUG RAID: Dad found in possession of five ounces of drugs

A targeted raid on a Dalby father’s home by police uncovered several ounces of...

Race to track travellers linked to ‘superspreader’

Premium Content Race to track travellers linked to ‘superspreader’

Explained: Race to track travellers linked to ‘superspreader’

Dalby man ‘racially’ abuses juvenile in broad daylight

Premium Content Dalby man ‘racially’ abuses juvenile in broad daylight

Ethan Robert Holland: Dalby man abuses youths in the street