Police have since issued a correction: the child allegedly assaulted was a seven-month-old girl, the alleged incident occurred in July, and the accused is due to front court on November 13.
A man has been charged for allegedly assaulting a three-month-old baby at a Robina home back in June.
The little boy was taken to Gold Coast Uni Hospital with serious head injuries.
Child Protection Detectives believe the baby's injuries were consistent with being shaken.
The 29-year-old Robina man will face Southport Magistrates Court on November 15 charged with grievous bodily harm.