Qld man charged over teen girl's stabbing

An 18-year-old man is due to face court on Queensland's Sunshine Coast charged with stabbing a teenage girl at a shopping centre.

The 16-year-old girl was taken to hospital after suffering a significant cut to the face on Monday afternoon.

Police arrested the Mountain Creek man on Wednesday, and have charged him with assault occasioning bodily harm (GBH), acts intended to cause GBH, wounding, and possession of a knife in public.

He is due to face the Maroochydore Magistrates Court on Thursday.