Man stabbed, woman punched after fight breaks out on Gold Coast boat

A MAN is being questioned by police after another man was repeatedly stabbed and a woman punched in the face at Wavebreak Island on the Gold Coast overnight.

It’s understood a fight broke out between the two men, aged 49 and 30, whilst they were on a boat in the Broadwater around 9.35pm.

Police said a 53-year-old woman ran to the younger man’s aid, in which she was then punched to the face.


The other man then fled the scene, whilst the injured man was taken to hospital for treatment.

Following a search of the area, police located the 49-year-old on the north side of Wavebreak Island.

He’s currently assisting police with their investigations.