|Ski Patroller Liz Koolhof attends to the|
patient prior to helicopter evacuation.
They made contact with Tasmania Police Search and Rescue and Ambulance Tasmania at about 3pm and the monitored the patient while waiting for the rescue helicopter to arrive. A team of volunteers later used a rescue sled to transport the man up to landing site on the ski fields from where he was flown to the Royal Hobart Hospital in a stable condition.
Read more about the rescue operation and see more photos on the Mt Mawson blog.