Mother and baby missing from the Gold Coast found safe

UPDATE @ September 26, 6.00 AM | A mother and baby who have been missing from Ashmore since Monday have been found.

The 28-year-old woman and 1-year-old girl were reported missing on September 24 after they were last seen at a home around 11.00pm Sunday.

Following a major public appeal, police confirmed the pair had been located safe and well overnight.


They thanked the media and the public for their assistance.

EARLIER @ September 24, 1.30 PM | Police are calling on public assistance to locate a missing Gold Coast mother and child.

A one-year-old girl and a 28-year-old woman were reported missing from Ashmore yesterday morning.

The pair were last seen at an address on Yarran Drive around 11.00pm on Sunday September 23.

Investigations indicate they left that address around 3.00am on Monday September 24 in a silver Honda Civic, with the Queensland registration 499 KLM.

Police are concerned for the welfare of both the baby and the mother, as the mother suffers a medical condition.

She is known to visit Ipswich and Redbank Plains areas.

The woman is described as Caucasian, around 165 centimetres tall, proportionate build and long brown hair. She also has a piercing on the right side of her face and a large tattoo on the back of her right calf.

Anyone with information as to the whereabouts of either the woman or the girl is being urged to come forward 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 24 hours per day. Crime Stoppers is a registered charity and community volunteer organisation.