Concerns held for man missing from Byron Bay

Police are seeking public assistance to locate a 42-year-old man missing from Byron Bay since last week.

Michael Petersen told his house mate that he was going to ride a bicycle into the Byron Bay CBD on Monday 27 June, but has not been seen since.

Byron Bay Police are urging anyone who has seen Mr Petersen or has information about his whereabouts to contact them.


Mr Petersen is described as being 170-175cm tall with a thin build, a tanned complexion and brown hair.

He was last seen wearing a black T-shirt, blue/black shorts and a grey baseball cap.

He was carrying a black backpack and riding a blue mountain bike with a large brown seat and bull horn handlebars.