Former Big Brother contestant shot in Gold Coast restaurant carpark

It has been revealed that the man shot in the carpark of a Gold Coast restaurant last weekend is former Big Brother contestant Sam Wallace.

The Gold Coast Bulletin reports the 25-year-old was in the caraprk of Mike’s Kitchen on Gooding Drive in Merrimac about 3.30pm Sunday, when he was shot multiple times.

The shooter is alleged to have fired shots through Wallace’s car door, before fleeing, leaving his 19-year-old accomplice at the scene.


She tried to run from police, however was arrested shortly after.

The Gold Coast personal trainer managed to drive himself to Robina hospital with gunshot wounds to the legs.

He has since paused all work with his online fitness business as he continues to undergo rehab.

“Due to some unforseen events Daily FitFlix is currently on hold until further notice. Our main focus right now is a speedy recovery & rehab for Sam,” a post on the businesses Facebook page read.

The gunman remains on the run, with police appealing for anyone with information to come forward.