Police are investigating the alleged assault of a man in Surfers Paradise early this morning that has left him in a critical condition.
At around 4.10am police responded to reports of a disturbance on Surfers Paradise Boulevard between Elkhorn and Cavill avenues.
Upon arrival, police found the 47-year-old Helensvale man lying unconscious with serious head injuries.
He was transported to the Gold Coast Hospital in a critical condition.
A 22-year-old Coombabah man and an 18-year-old Parkwood woman were charged with public nuisance and are due to appear in the Southport Magistrates Court on July 10.
Police investigations into this matter are continuing.
Anyone with information which could assist police with their investigations should contact Crime Stoppers anonymously via 1800 333 000 or crimestoppers.com.au 24hrs a day.
Crime Stoppers is a charitable community volunteer organisation working in partnership with the Queensland Police Service.