Police concerned over unprepared walker


Nelson Police have received reports of concern about a woman seen on the Dun Mountain walkway today and are appealing for information to confirm she is okay.

The woman, who has grey hair and was wearing “homespun” style clothing and carrying a small day pack was first seen about 11.30am walking slowly towards the Maitai Dam.

She was seen again about 4.30pm still walking uphill. She was not equipped for an overnight stay.

Police have concerns for her welfare and would like to hear from anyone who was in the area or anyone who has information about this woman and her movements.

Please contact Nelson Police Ph 5463840 if you have any information.