Missing South Coast bushwalker found

November 27, 2023 6:01 am in by

There was a big land and air search on the South Coast over the weekend, after a bushwalker failed to return home.

The 22-year-old man was last seen entering bushland off Back Creek Road, Nethercote, around 10:30am on Saturday (November 25).

With serious concerns for his welfare, Officers from South Coast Police District, along with the SES and Westpac Lifesaver helicopter, conducted an extensive land and air search of the area.

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The man was located safe and well on Sunday afternoon.

South Coast Police wish to thank the public and the media for their assistance.

Image: Westpac Lifesaver Helicopter