Saudi Arabian motorcade hits the Gold Coast

2.10PM: THE G20 has hit the Gold Coast with the first motorcade moving through the city this afternoon.

A large motorcade said to be carrying a family member of the Saudi Arabian King has arrived at Sanctuary Cove, Hope Island.

It’s understood a large portion of the Saudi Arabian delegation will be staying at the ritzy resort during the international summit.


The compound is crawling with police and security personnel and has been surrounded by giant security fences.

Seven News journalist Bianca Stone tweeted the above photo of the motorcade entering Sanctuary Cove just minutes ago. 

PICTURE: Bianca Stone (7News) Twitter