Police update 3: Search continues for man missing in waters off Southport

Police will continue the search today for 54-year-old Anthony Schilperoort who went missing in waters off Southport since Sunday December 29.

Around 1.35pm on Sunday police were advised that a jetski belonging to Mr Schilperoort was found drifting in the Coral Sea, approximately 13kms east of the Southport seaway.

A search was commenced Sunday afternoon and continued throughout yesterday.

Today’s search will again involve multiple vessels from the Queensland Water Police and other volunteer agencies.

Aerial assets including helicopters will also be part of the search today.

If you have information for police, contact Policelink on 131 444 or provide information using the online form 24hrs per day.

You can report information about crime anonymously to Crime Stoppers, a registered charity and community volunteer organisation, by calling 1800 333 000 or via crimestoppersqld.com.au 24hrs per day.

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