Man charged after police raid Gold Coast home, discover hydroponic drug setup

A man has been charged after police raided a home on the Gold Coast yesterday, discovering an elaborate hydroponics cannabis set-up.

Around 9.30am, officers executed a search warrant at the home on Riverside Drive at Currumbin Waters.

Once inside, police discovered eight mature cannabis plants inside a hydroponics room specifically designed with lighting and an irrigation system.


A 44 year-old Currumbin Waters man has been issued with a notice to appear, on one count each of produce and possess dangerous drugs, possess thing used in connection with a crime and possess drug utensil.

Investigations are continuing.