Toddler airlifted to hospital after near drowning at Qld campsite

A 3-year-old boy has been airlifted to hospital after he nearly drowned at a campsite at 1770 yesterday.

It’s understood the boy was holidaying with his family at the time when he slipped on some rocks and fell into the water.

“It is believed he was submerged under the water for just under one minute,” LifeFlight said in a statement.


The toddler was treated at the scene by the Bundaberg-based RACQ LifeFlight Rescue crews before being flown to Bundaberg Base Hospital for treatment and observation.

The child was taken in a stable condition.