A search is underway for a person possibly missing in waters off Broadbeach.
Police were advised around 10pm that a male swimmer was in distress in the surf.
An air, land and sea search was commenced whilst investigations were undertaken to determine if anyone was missing.
The search is currently suspended with the Gold Coast Water Police to recommence searching at first light.
At this time, police have not received a report of anyone missing in the area.
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.