A DREAMWORLD worker has made social media posts poking fun at those who died at the park.

Benn Rattray, who Ardent Leisure has confirmed was a contractor, posted the jokes to social media just hours after the tragedy occurred, the Courier-Mail reports. 
 

Facebook


Rattray posted a link to a news story about the incident along with the caption "Oops.. I knew I forgot something.." 

Facebook


SPECIAL COVERAGE

Dreamworld reopening cancelled amidst investigation

Dreamworld: 'She died in his arms as their daughter looked'

Dreamworld boss breaks silence with message to family

 

Rattray, who claimed he was responsible for building the rides, joked about forgetting to tighten the conveyer belt.

"Just heading back to Dreamworld to tighten up the conveyor belt . Was supposed to do it after smoko but forgot …".

He later posted, "On a positive note.. At least they died having fun.. ".

Facebook

A spokeswoman for Ardent Leisure has responded to the posts.

"We are horrified and sickened by these Facebook posts and have made contact with his employer and asked them to remedy the situation," she said.

FOLLOW OUR DREAMWORLD COVERAGE



MEET OUR QUEEN: Toowoomba rider wins Rodeo crown

premium_icon MEET OUR QUEEN: Toowoomba rider wins Rodeo crown

This winner has been on the rodeo scene since she was a teen.

Text message busts Warwick drug dealer

premium_icon Text message busts Warwick drug dealer

IT WAS a simple message offering to supply drugs that led to a police raid and...

Warwick racing legend returns to Cup

premium_icon Warwick racing legend returns to Cup

IT WAS a family effort to get this son of Southern Downs racing royalty trackside...