Gold Coast beaches closed today

GOLD Coast beaches are closed today due to dangerous conditions.

Large and powerful surf has battered the sand across most of the Coast this morning, with waves of up to 6 metres recorded around 6am this morning.

Chief Lifeguard Warren Young said beaches are closed across the Gold Coast as a precaution.


“It should settle down a bit tomorrow but we’ll check it out tomorrow morning once again,” Young said.

The Weather Bureau still has a warning of large and powerful surf in place for tomorrow.

There’s also a severe weather warning in place for strong and damaging winds.