The Westpac Life Saver Rescue Helicopter was tasked to rescue a man at Minyon Falls.
The Westpac Life Saver Rescue Helicopter was tasked to rescue a man at Minyon Falls.

Man winched from falls after suspected spinal injuries

A 28-YEAR-old man is being flown to Gold Coast University Hospital after he was stretcher winched out of Minyon Falls this afternoon.

Emergency services and Westpac Life Saver Rescue Helicopter attended Minyon Falls around 1.15pm after the man was on the bush walking track at the bottom of the falls when he reportedly slipped onto rocks.

He was treated by paramedics and helicopters clinical team for suspected spinal and limb injuries.

He was reported in a stable condition.



Uni moves to ensure the next gen knows value of agriculture

Premium Content Uni moves to ensure the next gen knows value of agriculture

“To ensure that the next generation is ready to support our food and fibre...

Exciting new digital future for the NewsMail

Premium Content Exciting new digital future for the NewsMail

Our new website platform will lead to faster load times, quicker coverage of...

Chris Sebastian ready to rock at rural festival

Premium Content Chris Sebastian ready to rock at rural festival

“Regional crowds get involved in a way city crowds don’t.”