Generic pics of Sydney Airport. Qantas logo on tail of plane. Pic Jenny Evans
Generic pics of Sydney Airport. Qantas logo on tail of plane. Pic Jenny Evans

Plane diverted to Rockhampton airport amid heavy rain

A QANTAS plane is being diverted to Rockhampton Airport after it was unable to land at Hamilton Island Airport.

The Qantas B737-800 VH-VXD as QFA866 departed Sydney.

It is estimated to arrive at 12.53pm.

The Whitsundays has received a lot of heavy rainfall and strong winds over the weekend.



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