NZ national missing on the Gold Coast found ‘safe and well’

UPDATE @ 10.50am: A New Zealand national who disappeared while holidaying with family on the Gold Coast has been found.

Queensland Police confirmed the 46-year-old was found safe and well this morning.

“The 46 year-old man reported missing from Mermaid Beach since Friday December 8 has been located safe and well,” they said in a statement.


EARLIER @ 6.15am: CONCERNS are being held for a New Zealand national who has disappeared while holidaying on the Gold Coast with family.

The man was last seen leaving a resort hotel on the Gold Coast Highway at Mermaid Beach around 11.30pm on Friday December 8 and was believed to be heading to Surfers Paradise.

According to police, the 46-year-old has made no contact with his family and his disappearance is very out of character.

Anyone who may have seen the man or has any information that may assist in locating him is urged to contact Policelink on 131 444 or Crime Stoppers on 1800 333 000.

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