Gold Coast trains moving again after earlier police incident at Robina

UPDATE at 5:00 PM | TRAINS are moving again on the Gold Coast following an earlier police incident at Robina.

Services were suspended between Nerang and Varsity Lakes after a person was reportedly hit by a train.

The incident is believed to have happened at Robina station and it’s understood the victim died at the scene.


Buses were called in to replace trains and transport passengers between stations for more than two hours.

The incident has, however, since been resolved and trains have resumed services in both directions.

TransLink is warning passengers to be patient, with residual delays still being experienced.

If you are in immediate danger call 000 now.  If you require advice or assistance, the following services can offer counselling and support:
Lifeline 13 11 14
| visit website
Beyond Blue 1300 22 4636
| visit website
Kids Helpline 1800 55 1800
| visit website
MensLine Australia 1300 789 978
| visit website

FIRST at 2:20 PM | TRAINS have been stopped on the Gold Coast following a ‘police incident’ at Robina.

Services have been suspended in both directions between Nerang and Varsity Lakes due to an incident on the tracks.

Emergency services are on the scene but police have refused to comment on the nature of the incident.

Replacement buses are being arranged to ferry passengers between stations.

Passengers are being warned to expect delays of up to 60 minutes.