Cavill Ave punch up lands one man in court the other in hospital

A MAN will face court after allegedly punching another man in the face following a night out in Surfers Paradise.

It’s alleged the West Burleigh local, 20, got in a fight with a 39-year-old outside a fast food outlet on Cavill Avenue around 5am on Saturday.

The alleged victim fell to the ground and hit his head on the pavement. He was taken to Gold Coast University Hospital with lacerations to the back of his head.


He has since been released, following treatment.

The West Burleigh man has been charged with assault occasioning bodily harm and is due to face Southport Magistrates Court at a later date.