Teen suffers early morning snake bite at Gold Coast home

A teenager’s been hospitalised after being bitten by a snake at a home on the Gold Coast.

Paramedics were called to a home in Bonogin just after 2.00 am following reports of the bite.

The male, believed to be in his late teens, was briefly assessed at the scene, before being taken to hospital for further treatment.


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He’s now in a stable condition at the Gold Coast University Hospital.

The Queensland Ambulance Services didn’t specify where the patient was bitten, while the type of snake is not yet known.