Police are appealing for public assistance to help locate missing girl Dakoda.
The 12-year-old was last seen at a school on Wilson Road in Melton around 12pm today.
Dakoda is described as Caucasian in appearance, approximately 160cm tall, with long blue and pink hair, and blue eyes
She was last seen wearing a blue and grey school uniform.
Dakoda may have travelled to the Kilmore area.
Police have released an image of Dakoda and urge anyone with information on her whereabouts to contact Melton Police Station on (03) 9747 7999.