News Archive - Page 72 of 73 - CareFlight
The charter fishing boat Southwind approaches the disabled tinny off Point Blaze.

Textbook fisho rescue off Darwin coast

1/4/2015 Rescue personnel praised the action of fishos on a disabled boat which led to their quick rescue off the Darwin coast...

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The CareFlight Top End rescue helicopter lands at a waterlogged airstrip at the remote resort.

Prompt action saves life at remote resort

24/5/2015 Prompt action by workmates and resort staff saved the life of a man whose leg was dragged into a tree mulching machine at a wilderness resort near Jabiru west of Darwin...

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Kylie’s Story

The family of a young woman who was attacked by a shark in Tonga contacted CareFlight International Air Ambulance to bring her home to Australia....

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Lachlan and crew

Lachlan’s story

It was a typical Sunday at the CareFlight base, at the end of a hot weekend, when the 000 emergency call came - a six-year-old boy found unconscious at the bottom of a...

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Ashley patient pilot

Ashley’s Story

It made Dr Shane Trevithick and pilot John Hoad's day to be reunited with two-year-old Ashley at the CareFlight...

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Luke

Luke’s Story

When seven-year-old Luke fell off his bike, he couldn't get up. He rolled around on the ground, saying his head was sore. There were no marks on Luke's helmet, and he didn't appear to be bruised or bleeding. But when he started vomiting, his...

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CareFlight and other emergency teams work to treat and free a man wedged between his car and a brick wall .

Man trapped between car and brick wall

20/3/2014 A man suffered multiple severe injuries when he was wedged between his car and a brick wall in the driveway of a house in Punchbowl, in Sydney’s south-west...

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CareFlight and other emergency services combine to treat the injured woman at the unit block.

Window fall leaves woman unconscious

18/3/2014 A woman was left unconscious when she fell head-first from an upstairs window at a unit block in Lethbridge Park in Sydney’s west...

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The CareFlight rapid response helicopter landed in an adjacent park. Photo courtesy Jayden Webster, Top Notch Video.

Young girl’s lucky escape from backyard pool

14/3/2014 A young girl had a fortunate escape from drowning in her family’s backyard swimming pool at Winston Hills in Sydney’s west late today...

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