Woman hospitalised after being attacked by Kangaroo on Gold Coast

A woman has been rushed to hospital after being attacked by a kangaroo on the Gold Coast.

Paramedics were called to Hope Island Road at Hope Island just before 8.00am on Tuesday after receiving reports a woman had been involved in a struggle with the animal.

On arrival, they found a woman aged in her 50s with multiple lacerations and scratches to the front and back of her head.


She was treated at the scene before being taken to Gold Coast Private Hospital for treatment.

Queensland Ambulance confirmed she was transported in a stable condition.