Police are searching for missing 76-year-old Colin Browne.
Colin was last seen on Mangahui Road, Whareora at 2pm walking towards Pataua North Road in Whangarei.
He is 178cm tall, of solid build and has grey hair.
He was wearing a blue and white striped polo t-shirt, long black shorts and bare feet.
Anyone who may have seen Colin is being urged to contact Whangarei Police on (09) 430 4500.