Bernard Tomic’s dad facing arrest after court no-show

The father of tennis star Bernard Tomic is facing possible arrest after failing to show up to court on the Gold Coast.

John Tomic, also known as was due to front the Southport Magistrates Court on drink driving charges today.

Tomic was charged after blowing above the limit when he was pulled over on Ferry Rd at Southport earlier this month.


It’s believed he was driving home after attending Seafire in Surfers Paradise that night.

Tomic Senior did not appear in court today nor did he have a lawyer appear on his behalf.

A warrant will be issued for his arrest if he doesn’t front court on July 11.