Firies battling ferocious Gold Coast house fire

Fire crews are currently battling a massive fire that’s broken out at a home in Southport.

Emergency crews were called to the property on Shirley Street just after 7.40am this morning after receiving multiple calls for help.

A Queensland Fire and Emergency Service spokesperson told myGC the home is “well-involved”.


Two fire crews are on scene at the moment, with another two on their way.

It’s not yet known if anyone has been injured.

More to come.

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