The woman who died after falling from a balcony in Surfers Paradise yesterday evening has been identified as 17-year-old Isabelle Colman from The Gap. She was a student at Mt St Michaels College at Ashgrove.
Initial investigations have determined that she died after falling from a balcony of a high rise building on Ferny Avenue around 9.30pm yesterday.
It is believed she was on the Gold Coast as part of Schoolies celebrations.
Investigations are continuing with police preparing a report for the Coroner.
Isabelle’s family has asked that their privacy be respected at this difficult time.
Anyone with information which could assist with this matter should contact Crime Stoppers anonymously via 1800 333 000 or crimestoppers.com.au 24hrs a day.
Crime Stoppers is a registered charity and community volunteer organisation working in partnership with the Queensland Police Service.
An earlier Press Conference – Assistant Commissioner Graham Rynders speak to the media regarding last night’s balcony death in Surfers Paradise.