Man hospitalised after hitting head during Glitter Strip assault

A man has been injured in an alleged assault on the Gold Coast’s glitter strip in the early hours of this morning.

The man, aged in his 40s, was assaulted outside a kebab shop along Orchid Avenue in Surfers Paradise around 3.30am.

A Queensland Police spokesperson told myGC the man was allegedly dragged from behind, causing him to fall and hit his head on the pavement.


He suffered a head injury and was treated at the scene by critical care paramedics before being taken to the Gold Coast University Hospital.

Fortunately, he was transported in a stable condition.

No charges have been laid, with investigations into the incident ongoing.