GC trams suspended due to electrical fault

People travelling on the G:link this morning are being warned of lengthy delays due to an electrical fault.

Translink has advised that all trams are suspended in both directions between Southport and Broadbeach South stations.

Technicians are on site working to fix the issue.


In the meantime, replacement buses are in operation, however delays of 30 minutes are also being experienced.

Replacement buses are operating from the following locations:

  • Broadbeach South, Broadbeach North and Florida Gardens: opposite northbound platforms
  • Northcliffe: night bus stop on Remembrance Drive near Surfers Paradise Boulevard
  • Surfers Paradise, Cavill Avenue, Cypress Avenue and Surfers Paradise North: Ferny Avenue, Gold Coast Highway
  • Main Beach: directly opposite station
  • Broadwater Parklands: Ada Bell Way Night bus stop opposite Tennis Australia
  • Southport South and Southport: directly next to stations