Woman bitten by snake on Fraser Island

A WOMAN was bitten by a snake on Fraser Island over the weekend.

She was transported to hospital from Happy Valley Drive via marine rescue about 9.15pm on Sunday.

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The woman, in her 40s, was taken to Hervey Bay Hospital for treatment where she was in a stable condition.

The breed of snake is unknown.