Elderly man with medical condition missing on the Gold Coast

Police are calling for help to locate an elderly man missing from the Gold Coast since yesterday afternoon.

85-year-old Lawrence Kavanagh was last seen at an address along Corporate Court in Bundall around 2.00pm, but hasn’t been seen or heard from since.

His family and police are concerned for his welfare, because he suffers from a medical condition.


Police say that Lawrence may be travelling in a white 2012 Skoda Yeti, with the Queensland number plates 168-SKW.

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He’s described as Caucasion, around 180 centimetres tall with a proportionate build, grey hair and blue eyes.

He was last seen wearing blue denim jeans and a dark navy polo top, and could be donning a white or red cap.

Anyone with any information about Lawrence’s whereabouts is being urged to contact police immediately.

If you have information for Police, please contact Policelink on 131 444 or provide information using their online form 24 hours per day.

You can also report information about crime anonymously to Crime Stoppers by calling 1800 333 000 or via crimestoppersqld.com.au 24 hours per day. Crime Stoppers is a registered charity and community volunteer organisation.

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