Man hospitalised after being bitten by a snake on the Gold Coast

A man has been taken to hospital after being bitten by a snake on the Gold Coast.

The man, believed to be aged in his mid 30s, was bitten on the leg on Mildura Drive in Helensvale just before 9.30 this morning.

The man was treated at the scene before being taken to Gold Coast University Hospital for treatment.


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A Queensland Ambulance spokesperson said the man was in a stable condition.

It is not clear what species of snake bit the man.