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Rescue efforts to extract three injured hikers from the Tasmanian wilderness will continue on The trio remains in the Kitchen Hut on the Cradle Mountain National Park, where they sought refuge A hut at night in Cradle Mountain National Park in Tasmania . Tasmania Police Inspector Shane
A rescue operation will begin today to save three hikers who got into trouble during a trek in Tasmania ’ s bleak Cradle Mountain region on Friday. Three walkers have been forced to spend a freezing night in the Tasmanian wilderness following a failed rescue attempt yesterday.
Injured hikers stuck on a mountain will have to endure another night in the freezing cold as rescuers are halted by bad weather.
Three walkers believed to be from India, aged 28, 37 and 45, were struck down with hypothermia in Kitchen Hut in Tasmania's Cradle Mountain on Friday.
A rescue helicopter was due to rescue them on Friday night but had to turn back due to winds of up to 100 kilometres per hour.
Tasmanian wilderness hut shelters trekkers suffering hypothermia during trek
A police helicopter is forced to turn back during an attempt to retrieve three walkers suffering hypothermia in Tasmania's wilderness, while fire and flood threaten communities elsewhere in the state.The walkers, believed to be from India, got into trouble after they started to succumb to hypothermia on the Overland Track in the Cradle Mountain-Lake St Clair National Park yesterday afternoon.
Two men have been rescued after spending the night on Mount Beerwah on the Sunshine Coast after one badly injured his knee and rain prevented any rescue . Two hikers have been winched to safety after finding themselves trapped on a mountain in the Sunshine Coast for almost 24 hours.
Bad weather hampered rescue and they were forced to spend the night . They were rescued on The pair, both aged 22, were coming down Mount Beerwah in the Glasshouse Mountains when Heavy rain and thick cloud cover on Sunday hampered efforts to rescue the men, whose ordeal was
Poor weather conditions and heavy snow halted a second rescue mission on Saturday.
Ground rescue crews arrived at the hut at 9pm on Friday and provided medical assistance to the hikers overnight.
A rescue helicopter is waiting at Devonport Airport hoping to rescue the hikers on Sunday.
Temperatures are expected to reach as low as -7C on Saturday night.
The walkers are in a stable condition.
Qld thieves steal Christmas presents, food .
Queensland police are searching for thieves who stole Christmas presents and food hampers from a Sunday school store. Thieves have stolen food hampers and Christmas presents from a Sunday school store in regional Queensland, police say. The robbers broke into the side of a Salvation Army hall in Maryborough on the Fraser Coast over the weekend.The items stolen were due to be handed out to those in need this week in the lead up to Christmas.Volunteers and police found items discarded near the store on Sunday.