OAS Parts (Bell) UH-1H Iroquois Helicopter VH-OXE is being used by Stirling Helicopters (Stirling Consolidated on Theodore) as a fire fighting and heavy-lift platform as "Helitack 223". It has been based at Rockhampton Airport and has been parked in the J.M. Kelly hangar.
Stirling Helicopters also operates Eurocopter AS.350BA Squirrel helicopter VH-WHW which was also noted on local media reports assisting with the firefighting efforts.
R-Mach Aviation Cessna 337G Super Skymaster VH-JOE "Birddog 410" has also been noted flying out of Rockhampton Airport on reconnaissance flights over the fires.
To be further updated...
Photos taken by Isaac Matthews and Kayanne Hardsman ©