A Bundaberg-based RACQ LifeFlight Rescue helicopter transported a mother and son off Fraser Island on December 18.
A Bundaberg-based RACQ LifeFlight Rescue helicopter transported a mother and son off Fraser Island on December 18. Courtesy RACQ LifeFlight Rescue

One-year-old boy airlifted after Fraser Island fall

A YOUNG boy was transported off of Fraser Island on Sunday (December 18) after he fell from a height onto rocks.

Aged one, the boy sustained suspected head injuries after falling from a 1.5m height at Waddy Point.

An RACQ LifeFlight Rescue helicopter flew to Orchid Beach on Fraser Island at 10:04am.

The boy was airlifted with his mother from Orchid Beach to Hervey Bay Hospital in a stable condition.


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