RESCUE: RACQ LifeFlight crew and emergency services at the scene of the accident, a property near Biggenden.
RESCUE: RACQ LifeFlight crew and emergency services at the scene of the accident, a property near Biggenden. Contributed

Horse riding accident leaves woman seriously injured

A WOMAN was airlifted on Friday by the Sunshine Coast-based RACQ LifeFlight Rescue helicopter after she was seriously injured in a horse riding accident on her property, approximately 60 kilometres west of Maryborough. 

It is believed the woman, aged in her 50s, fell from her horse as she was going over a jump. 

Her husband witnessed the fall and dialled Triple-0.

The woman was airlifted to the Sunshine Coast University Hospital in a stable condition.


Mount Perry votes on town's new welcome signs

Mount Perry votes on town's new welcome signs

Signs will be modelled on 'Mundubbera: Stepping forward' design.

Mt Perry Men's Shed looks to the future

Mt Perry Men's Shed looks to the future

Mount Perry Men's Shed to host open day for boys aged 12-18.

'Good, better, best': Olympic hopeful inspires Monto kids

'Good, better, best': Olympic hopeful inspires Monto kids

Australian softballer shares her inspiring message with students.