AIRLIFTED: A Danish backpacker airlifted from Fraser Island after experiencing abdominal pain.
AIRLIFTED: A Danish backpacker airlifted from Fraser Island after experiencing abdominal pain. Courtesy RACQ Care Flight Helico

Backpacker airlifted from Fraser Island with abdominal pain

A DANISH backpacker was airlifted from Fraser Island after developing an abdominal condition early this morning.

The RACQ Care Flight helicopter airlifted the 19-year-old woman from the Island about 5.30am after she was seen by paramedics.

The woman was holidaying on the island with a friend.

She was taken to Hervey Bay Hospital in a stable condition.



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