Bystanders work to revive man found in Gold Coast hotel pool

Bystanders work to revive man found in Gold Coast hotel pool

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Bystanders tried to resuscitate a man found unconscious in a Gold Coast hotel pool overnight.

Emergency services were called to the Surfers Paradise resort just before 9.30pm on Tuesday.

Critical care paramedics and the Gold Coast High Acuity Response Unit responded to the near-drowning.Credit:Glenn Hunt

The man, believed to be aged in his 30s, was pulled from the pool and passers-by performed resuscitation on him until specialist paramedics arrived.

He was pulled from the pool in a critical condition and rushed to Gold Coast University Hospital.