An RACQ chopper preparing for takeoff.
An RACQ chopper preparing for takeoff. Contributed

Tourist airlifted after becoming ill on trip

A TOURIST in his 60s has been airlifted by RACQ CareFlight Rescue after he became ill sailing to Lady Musgrave Island.

The man began vomiting and appeared to have motion sickness.

RACQ CareFlight Rescue was tasked at 12.30pm to retrieve the man off the popular tourist spot.

The patient was taken to Bundaberg Hospital in a stable condition.



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