Police are searching for Robert Patterson, a 67-year-old man, was last seen at 9:45am in the vicinity of The Esplanade, Cairns yesterday (May 15).
Fears are held for his welfare due to a medical condition.
He is described as Aboriginal, 175cm tall, slim build with grey/black curly hair. He was last seen wearing a black and white checked, button up shirt and bark coloured jeans. Police urge Robert, or anyone with information about his whereabouts, to contact police.