Missing woman found dead in northern NSW bushland

Police have sadly located the body of a woman missing from Evans Head, on the Far North Coast of NSW.

Officers made the grim find while searching for the 49-year-old woman, who was last seen leaving her home at Evans Head just after 4.00pm on Sunday 3 May.

A large scale multi-agency search was conducted around the Evans Head region, and around 10.30am yesterday, police located a body in bushland at Bundjalung National Park.


While the body is yet to be formally identified, it is believed to be that of the missing woman.

Police say the death is not being treated as suspicious.

A report will be prepared for the information of the Coroner.

If you are in immediate danger call 000 now.  If you require advice or assistance, the following services can offer counselling and support:
Lifeline 13 11 14
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