A man was airlifted off Lady Eliot Island this afternoon. Source RACQ LifeFlight Helicopter.
A man was airlifted off Lady Eliot Island this afternoon. Source RACQ LifeFlight Helicopter.

Man injured by golf cart on Lady Elliot

A 59-year-old man has been airlifted from Lady Elliot Island by the Bundaberg RACQ LIfeFlight Rescue helicopter. 

The incident happened about 4pm this afternoon and the man involved was an employee of the Island. 

It's believed he was working on a golf cart when it fell on top of him. He sustained possible fractures and was airlifted to the Bundaberg Base Hospital in a stable condition.



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