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Plane Diverted To Rockhampton - Unable To Land At Hamilton Island


Image Credit: Michelle Price 

A plane has been forced to divert to Rockhampton after it was unable to land on Hamilton Island.

Central Queensland Plane Spotting advised the the QantasLink B717-200 VH-YQV is on its way to Rockhampton Airport.

There are reports of 80km/hr wind gusts on Hamilton Island at the moment.

We have contacted Hamilton Island Airport for comment.

By Michelle Price