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The issue of missing persons in Australia is complex and multifaceted. Over 38,000 missing persons reports are submitted to police every year in Australia.

In Australia a missing person is defined as anyone who is reported missing to police, whose whereabouts are unknown, and where there are fears for the safety or concern for the welfare of that person.

A long-term missing person is someone who has been missing for more than three months. In Australia there are over 2,600 people listed as a long term missing person.

Anyone, regardless of gender, age, ethnicity or educational background, may become a missing person; however, adults are more likely to be listed as long-term missing persons.

Madeline Biggatton

Madeline, aged 48, was last seen on 25 March 2018 after dropping her daughter at a friends house.  Her car was seen at Cape Solander on 26 March 2018. There have been no confirmed...

Missing Person Patricia Dawson

Patricia DAWSON

Patricia Mary Dawson, then aged 33 years, was reported as a missing person on 14 April 1972.

Her husband, Peter Dawson, reported that he had last seen her at 11.15pm on Tuesday...

Missing Person Amelia Hausia

Amelia HAUSIA

Amelia Hausia was last seen by her family at her home on 17 December 1992. She was upset after a fight with her boyfriend. The last sighting of Amelia was at the Woden Plaza...

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