Man bitten by brown snake at Spring Ridge property given antivenom and flown by Westpac rescue helicopter to Tamworth hospital

Anna Falkenmire
By Anna Falkenmire
Updated November 17 2021 - 2:00am, first published 1:45am
EMERGENCY: A man has been rushed to hospital and given antivenom after he was bitten on the leg by a brown snake. Photo: WRHS

A BROWN snake bite has landed a man in hospital after he was bitten on the leg at a property west of Tamworth on Wednesday morning.


Anna Falkenmire

Anna Falkenmire


Anna Falkenmire is a senior journalist at the Northern Daily Leader in Tamworth, reporting mostly on court and crime. Story tips are always welcome at and you can keep up with her stories via @annafalky on Twitter.

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