Australian man missing in NZ for nearly a month

Justin Richard Cooke
Justin Richard Cooke has been missing since January 9.


Police are seeking information on an Australian man who has not been heard from since arriving in New Zealand more than three weeks ago.

Thirty-eight-year-old Justin Richard Cooke arrived at Auckland Airport on 9 January, 2017.

Since then, he has not made contact with anyone back home.

Mr Cooke was intending to travel with a friend in New Zealand but other details on his plans are unclear, police said.

While police are continuing with enquiries, they would like to hear from anyone who may have seen Mr Cooke in New Zealand.

He is described as approximately 168cm tall, with blue eyes and is often wearing the same hat pictured in the image above.

Any information on his whereabouts or sightings of him should be reported to Police.