A large street brawl occurred outside the entrance of CQ bar at Elizabeth and Little Collins St in Melbourne at 2:30am today, which caused injuries to several bystanders and bouncers of the club.
The cause of the fight is unknown, however it is understood that the bouncer disallowed entry to a group of youths who appeared aggressive and intoxicated. It resulted in the group of youths attacking the bouncer and several security personnel.
Police arrived at the scene several minutes after the riot, making several arrests and pursuing the individuals who had fled the scene. It was said that the service of alcohol was mismanaged and individuals were served when they appeared heavily intoxicated.