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AustraliaPolice search for two fishermen missing off Moreton Bay

09:30  11 august  2019
09:30  11 august  2019 Source:   abc.net.au

Missing fishermen's boat found during search off Moreton Bay

Missing fishermen's boat found during search off Moreton Bay Authorities searching for two men who failed to return from a fishing trip on Saturday find their tinnie partially submerged in waters off Brisbane.

The two set out on the lake in a 12-foot aluminum fishing boat with a small outboard motor, Pelt said, but no one has seen them since. Bad weather has forced officials to suspend a search for two fisherman believed to be from the Bay Area who disappeared on New Year’s Day at a lake in Nevada.

searching for two fishermen not heard from since their vessel Mistress capsized in dangerous sea conditions early this morning off Block Island, R.I. Two other crew members are missing . An MH-60 Jayhawk dispatched by Air Station Cape Cod was assisting the search , but was forced to return to

Police search for two fishermen missing off Moreton Bay © Provided by Australian Broadcasting Corporation The missing boat is a 3.3m long dark blue tinnie with a red Queensland registration number on the side 'OM209Q'. (Supplied: Queensland Police)

Brisbane water police are searching central Moreton Bay for a missing tinnie after two men on board failed to return home.

Police said the pair, aged 31 and 25, called family to tell them they were coming back from their fishing trip near the Port of Brisbane at 10:15pm but never arrived.

Their car and boat trailer were still parked at the Whyte Island Boat Ramp.

The missing boat was described as a dark blue, aluminium tinnie.

It is 3.3 metres in length with a red Queensland registration number on the side reading OM209Q.

Both men are from Brisbane.

Police said anyone with information should contact them.

Fears for 3yo girl missing on Queensland's Sunshine Coast.
Police search for a three-year-old girl who was last seen about 3:30pm at a Cootharaba property in the Noosa Shire on Queensland's Sunshine Coast. © Provided by Australian Broadcasting Corporation The girl is about 76cms tall with blonde, curly hair and was wearing long white pants and a light pink shirt. (Supplied: Queensland Police Service) The child was last seen about 3:30pm at a property at Cootharaba in the Noosa Shire. Police launched an immediate search of the home and property, including an air search, and canvassed neighbouring areas.

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