Motorist goes for a drive on the beach

A man has been charged following an intercept on a Gold Coast beach on Wednesday.

Police were patrolling along Seaworld Drive around 10.20am following reports of a vehicle being driven on the beach.

Police have then located a sedan on the beach and have spoken to two men at the scene.


The vehicle was searched and police will allege that a quantity of cannabis and drug paraphernalia was located inside.

An 18-year-old Labrador man has been charged with two counts of possession of utensils and one count each of possession of dangerous drugs and unlawful use of a motor vehicle.

He is due to appear in the Southport Magistrates Court on September 5.

Anyone with information which could assist with this matter should contact Crime Stoppers anonymously via 1800 333 000 or 24hrs a day.

Crime Stoppers is a registered charity and community volunteer organisation.