Tourist drowns at Surfers Paradise

A 59-YEAR-OLD overseas tourist drowned after going for a swim at Surfers Paradise beach on Saturday.

The man went missing about 5.10pm on Saturday.

His body was found about two hours later in the water.

A report is being prepared for the coroner.



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