THE Westpac Rescue Helicopter has saved a woman from a dangerous rip on the Gold Coast in a dramatic rescue which was caught on camera.
The woman in her 50s was seen struggling in a rip outside the flagged area south of the Fourth Avenue lifeguard tower at Burleigh Heads just after midday today.
The chopper crew plucked the woman from the surf and dropped her in the shallows where she was met by council lifeguards on the beach.
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