Matt Damon's family vacation Down Under took a scary this week. The actor’s six-year-old daughter Stella was reportedly stung by a jelly fish while at Byron Bay on Tuesday. Matt and his wife Luciana Barroso in addition to their girls — Isabella, Alexia and Gia — were enjoying a day at The Pass with fellow actor Chris Hemsworth and his family when the incident occurred.
VIEW GALLERY The actor and Luciana's daughter was stung by a jellyfish Photo: Jeff Kravitz/FilmMagic
According to the Courier Mail, witnesses reported hearing Matt’s little girl scream before she rushed out of the water. The Hollywood star dashed to a local cafe for ice after his daughter was stung. Photos published by the Daily Mail showed paramedics attending to Stella on the scene, where she was comforted by her parents and the Thor actor.
Matt and his brood have been vacationing with the Hemsworth family, including Chris’s wife Elsa Pataky and their children — daughter India, four, and three-year-old twin sons Tristan and Sasha — at their home in New South Wales. The famous group has reportedly been spotted enjoying helicopter rides and riding horses along the beach.
VIEW GALLERY Matt is close with Chris and his wife Elsa Photo: Jeffrey Mayer/WireImage
The Avengers actor has opened up about his friendship with Matt before, telling GQ in 2014, “We became friends around the time I started to work, and I’ve really benefited from watching how he handles himself.” He added, "Matt’s just a normal guy who has the movie-star thing figured out." Meanwhile, Matt previously told radio show Fitzy And Wippa, 'I'm really tight with him and his wife and the kids.”