Hiker missing near Mt Stirling
AT the time of going to print, police are still searching for missing hiker Niels Becker.
The 39-year-old left Upper Jamieson Hut on October 24, intending to walk to the Macalister Springs area.
He called family from the Valejo Ganther Hut, saying he intended to head to Mount Stirling.
He was due back at his vehicle on October 29, however, had not done so and was reported missing.
Police, SES and DELWP officers have set up a search headquarters at the Merrijig Public Hall.
Niels is described as 183cm tall, thin build, pale complexion and mousey brown hair.
Police would like to speak to anyone with information.