Southport house completely destroyed by ferocious fire [video]

UPDATE @ 12.00pm: A Southport house has been completely gutted by fire on the Gold Coast.

The blaze broke out at the Waverly Street home, near Ferry Road, around 10.45am on Tuesday.

At least five fire crews worked to extinguish the flames, which totally destroyed the home.


No one is believed to have been injured.

Detectives and Fire Investigators remain on scene examining what’s left of the house.

It’s not yet known what sparked the blaze.

EARLIER @ 11.00am: FIRE crews are currently on scene at a large house fire in Southport on the Gold Coast.

The blaze is understood to have broken out at a home on Waverly Street, near Ferry Road around 10.45am.

A Queensland Fire and Emergency spokesperson said the house was fully involved when firies arrived.

PHOTOS: Supplied

At least five fire crews are working to extinguish the flames.

Witnesses have told myGC large plumes of smoke can be seen billowing into the air.


More to come.

Shanee is a full-time Digital Journalist and Social Media Content Producer. In 2014, Shanee graduated from Griffith University’s Gold Coast Campus with a Bachelor of Communications majoring in Journalism, Public Relations and Marketing. Since joining 1029 Hot Tomato, Shanee has been keeping you up to date with breaking news and everything Gold Coast on myGC. Shanee also writes and photographs for Peony & Page, a personal home, style and travel blog & Instagram alias she founded in 2015.

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