A female child was transported to Yeppoon Hospital after sustaining a snake bite on her lower leg. Picture: Richard Walker
A female child was transported to Yeppoon Hospital after sustaining a snake bite on her lower leg. Picture: Richard Walker

Child bitten by snake on Capricorn Coast

A YOUNG girl was taken to hospital last night after she was bitten by a snake at a home on the Capricorn Coast.

At 7.13pm, paramedics were called to reports of a snake bite at a private address in Barlows Hill.

According to Queensland Ambulance Service, the child was bitten on her lower leg.

She was transported to Yeppoon Hospital in a stable condition.



‘OBLITERATED’: Driver cut from car near Gympie

Premium Content ‘OBLITERATED’: Driver cut from car near Gympie

The crash just north of Gympie on the Bruce Highway involved two drivers, and a...

Construction starts on controversial hinterland servo

Premium Content Construction starts on controversial hinterland servo

Signs go up in the town voicing strong opposition to the project

The 42 men and women facing Gympie court today

Premium Content The 42 men and women facing Gympie court today

The full list of people facing Gympie Magistrates Court today