We would not typically advise following advice from Russell Coight, the fictional Aussie wildlife and outback survival “expert” but this might just prove us wrong.

A nine-year-old girl might have just saved her own life after a potentially deadly bite from a tiger snake in Victoria.

Grace Tenuta was looking for lizards when she encountered the one-and-a-half metre snake.

It bit her almost immediately, but before panicking, she remembered some wise words from Russell Coight.

Any time I’ve tried to follow Russell Coight’s advice I just end up with a four-wheel drive’s tow line rocketing itself into my groin…

Take a listen to how Grace saved herself by following Coight’s advice here…

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