WATCH: Cruise ship rescue in Wide Bay waters
A CRUISE ship passenger had to be winched by helicopter off the Fraser Coast on Tuesday.
RACQ LifeFlight Rescue winched a 23-year-old woman off the P&O Pacific Explorer cruise ship after she suffered a medical condition while on board the ship.
The ship was approximately 74 kilometres off the Fraser Coast at the time of rescue.
She was airlifted to Bundaberg Hospital in a stable condition for further treatment.