Toddler in serious condition after near drowning on Gold Coast

A toddler has been rushed to hospital after nearly drowning at a home on the northern Gold Coast this afternoon.

Emergency crews were called to a house in Upper Coomera just before 4.30pm following reports of a “post immersion incident”.

Upon arrival, they found a male toddler in a serious condition.


The youngster was treated at the scene by paramedics before being transported to Gold Coast University Hospital.

It’s not yet known how the toddler came into trouble.

There were no further details available at the time of writing.