Man drowns at Gold Coast golf course

A man has died after being pulled from the water at a Gold Coast golf course.

The 23-year-old was discovered unconscious at a lake at Emerald Lakes Golf Course in Carrara at around 9.45pm on Sunday night.

The man was dragged from the water with witnesses performing CPR.


Parademics rushed to the course and continued resuscitation efforts but the man could not be revived.

The man from Ormeau was pronounced dead at the scene.

Police say the man had been drinking with friends and had attempted to swim out to a fountain on the lake.

A report will now be prepared for the coroner.

The death is not being treated as suspicious.