Man bitten by brown snake after trying to move it

A-47-year old patron of Apple Tree Creek Hotel suffered a snake bite today after he tried to remove the 30cm brown snake from the area.

The man was bitten on the finger and transported to the Bundaberg Hospital where he is in a stable condition.

Queensland Ambulance spokesman Martin Kelly said people should be wary around snakes and should never touch or try to remove them.


Bushfire reported near Glen Esk

Bushfire reported near Glen Esk

People in the area may be affected by smoke

Newly planted trees stolen straight out of soil in parklands

Newly planted trees stolen straight out of soil in parklands

The group planted 35 trees for National Tree Day earlier this year.

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