RACQ CQ Rescue is urging residents to be cautious as they clean up their homes and yards following the severe weather event after airlifting two people with snake bites on Saturday.
A 12-year-old […]
RACQ CQ Rescue has two aircraft playing a pivotal role in evacuation of flood-affected residents across the Mackay, Bowen Basin and Whitsunday regions as part of ongoing recovery efforts in the wake of Cyclone Debbie.
As at 1pm, a RACQ CQ Rescue helicopter was headed to Hamilton Island, which sustained significant damage […]
The GippsAero GA8 Airvan ran off the runway on Avoid Island, 20km offshore and 100km south of Mackay, just before 4pm this […]
The Mackay-based rescue helicopter was tasked just after 5am that a 25-year-old Filipino crewman aboard the Maria A. Angelicoussi, which was moored near Abbott Point, 214km north of […]
His transfer to Mackay Base Hospital last night marked the 12th task for RACQ CQ Rescue since Monday capping an incredibly busy week for the service with tasks costing […]
The 19-year-old driver, who lives on a property nearby, and his 42-year-old passenger were not wearing seatbelts when their convertible four-wheel drive lost control on a dirt […]
The rescue helicopter crew were tasked just after midnight by the Queensland Police Service that five people who were four-wheel-driving in the Crediton State Forest late yesterday had […]
The 51-year-old Mackay driver and his 51-year-old passenger sustained serious injuries in the single vehicle accident on Collinsville Elphinstone Road, about 130km […]
During December, council employees can undertake a short 10-minute test by CQR Health onsite which will provide instant, personalised […]
RACQ CQ Rescue has airlifted four snake bite patients since August, including a three-year-old and a 17-year-old from Collinsville. Two patients were […]
The worker suffered a collapsed lung, severe chest trauma, internal injuries and a possible fractured pelvis and shoulder in the accident which happened about […]
The Canadian tourist, a passenger aboard the Royal Caribbean cruise ship Radiance of the Seas, was airlifted to Townsville General Hospital with a serious unknown […]
A nine-day, 96km trek through dense jungle retracing the footsteps of Aussie soldiers certainly isn’t for the faint hearted. But for Jenny Townley, it offers a life-changing adventure and a fantastic physical challenge.
Jenny and her partner Phil Burnham have registered for The Trek to Save Lives: Kokoda […]
The Mackay-based rescue helicopter was tasked about 8.30am to transfer a 68-year-old Cannonvale man from a fishing charter vessel near Creal Reef. The man was in severe pain […]