Police are searching for a missing 76-year-old man, Colin Browne.
Browne was last seen at 2pm on Mangahui Rd, Whareora, in Northland, walking towards Pataua North Rd.
He is 178cm tall, of solid build and has grey hair.
He was wearing a blue and white striped polo t-shirt, long black shorts and bare feet.
Anyone who may have seen Browne is being urged to contact Whangarei police on (09) 430 4500.