Kiwi feared dead in Tasmania boating accident

Police in Hobart. Tasmania. Australia

There are fears for a New Zealander after two bodies were found in the search for four men near Hobart, Australia.

The 35-year-old and three mates launched their runabout from a beach at Cremorne on Sunday morning.

One of their girlfriends raised the alarm on Sunday afternoon when they failed to return on time.

Tasmanian police have found two bodies, which are yet to be identified. The search continues.