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Mt Barney turned Orange yesterday as our Scenic Rim SES volunteers searched for …

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Mt Barney turned Orange yesterday as our Scenic Rim SES volunteers searched for a missing hiker. On arrival at the mountain, we also learned of a second group of lost hikers.
A crew headed in and after a long night managed to locate the first hiker and walk him out safely, finishing in the early hours of the morning.
The second group had to sit tight for the night after a rescue helicopter was unable to locate them through thick, low cloud.
This morning the helicopter tried again and this time took experienced SES volunteers with to search the tracks. The missing persons stumbled across another hiker who was able to make contact with police and lead the pair of the mountain.
It was a long… More

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