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GARY ADAMS (17)
The teenager disappeared from his home in Cranbourne, VIC, in 2003 and has not been seen since.
In September 2013 John Xypolitos was found guilty of the murder of Gary Adams and sentenced to 27yrs jail/ 24yrs non parole.
RENEE AITKENS (5)
Renee went missing from her home in Narooma on the 17-2-1984.
She was last seen in her bed at 11:15 pm the previous evening.
She was noticed missing in the morning at 4:45am by her Mum.
Renee has not been seen since.
EVE ASKEW (14)
Eve was last seen alive 20 years ago, on or about 16 November 1991, at her family home in Fitzgerald.
Eve was living with her parents and her three siblings. She was reported missing
during the afternoon of 17 November 1991.
RHIANNA BARREAU (12)
Vanished from her Morphett Vale home,
7-10-1992. Presumed murdered.
- JANE (9), ARNNA (7), GRANT (4)
Vanished from Glenlg on Australia Day in 1966.
LOUISE BELL (10)
Abducted from Hackham on the 4-1-1983.
PRUDANCE ANN BIRD (13)
Prudance went missing on the 2-2-1992. She received a
phone call, then left her home in Glenroy, VIC, at about 2pm and has not been seen since.
As Prudance's grandfather turned crown witness in the Russell St bombing
trial, foul play has not been ruled out.
Although Leslie Camilleri has pleaded guilty to the murder of 13-year-old Prue Bird, her body has never been found.
MAUREEN BRADDY (16) ALLAN WHYTE (17)
Maureen, 16, and her 17-year-old boyfriend Allan Whyte went missing from Bendigo in November 1968.
The pair were last seen at a dance at the YMCA Hall in Mundy Street, Bendigo, on
the night of Saturday November 23, 1968.
MELISSA BROWN (15)
Melissa went missing on 13-5-2000.
Rosemary Brown (her mother) was strangled and found in a swamp at Garden
Island on July 2, 2000.
PATRICIA DAWSON (32)
Patricia was last seen on April, 11, 1972. She disappeared from her home
in Ingle Farm, SA. Her body has never been found.
HAYLEY DODD (17)
Hayley Dodd was 17yrs old when she disappeared walking along the North West Road near Badgingarra in July, 1999.
RAHMA EL-DENNAOUI (18months)
Rahma El-Dennaoui was 18 months old when she disappeared. She was last seen by
her parents at 2am on November 10, 2005 when they checked on her as she slept
on a double bed with two of her sisters.
TERRENCE FLOYD (12)
Disappeared in 1975 from Maryborough in central Victoria.
SUSAN GOODWIN (39)
Missing, presumed dead.
Last seen driving a four wheel drive in Port Lincoln, 3:30pm, July 19, 2002.
KIRSTE GORDON (4) and JOANNE RATCLIFFE(11)
Abducted from the Adelaide oval during a football game, August 1973.
HELEN KARIPIDIS (10)
Helen went missing on the 12-10-1988, while playing at a playground in Sydney, NSW.
She was noticed missing at about 8:30pm.
GORDANA KOTEVSKI (16)
Gordana Kotevski was kidnapped, on Nov 24, 1994, as she was walking
home from a suburban Newcastle shopping centre. She was 16yrs old at the time.
No trace has ever been found of the young girl.
ANNA ROSA LIVA (30)
Vanished at Coober Pedy on the 29-11-1991. Presumed dead.
NIAMH MAYE (18)
Niamh, 18, was last seen on Gocup Road, between
Tumut and Gundagai on March 30, 2002.
LEELA McDOUGALL (6)
One of Western Australia's greatest mysteries has gained international exposure as Australian
Federal Police try to re-ignite new leads into the case of missing Nannup mother
Chantelle McDougall and her daughter Leela, who went missing in October 2007.
SARAH MacDIARMID (23)
Sarah MacDiarmid was 23yrs old when she disappeared from Kananook railway station,
near Frankston, on July 11, 1990.
No trace of her has ever been found.
A $1 million reward was posted in January 2006 for evidence leading to a conviction in the Membrey case.
Ms Membrey disappeared from her Ringwood home in December, 1996. Her body has never been found.
MEGAN LOUISE MULQUINNEY(16)
Megan went missing July 28, 1984. She worked at Big W in Woden Plaza, ACT, until 12noon,
and was supposed to meet a friend. Megan never showed. She has never been seen again and no body has ever been found.
CHRISTINE REDFORD (48)
Missing, presumed victim of foul play. Last seen at home, Sanford St, Kensington
Gardens, June 30, 1998.
No sign of her has ever been found.
DANIEL SHEPPARD (19)
Missing, presumed abducted and murdered. Last seen at the Port Adelaide
Railway Station 4:35am- Jan 1, 1995.
SIRIYAKORN "BUNG" SIRIBOON (13)
Siriyakorn "Bung" Siriboon- last seen on June 2, 2011 on Elsie St, Boronia.
LINDA STILWELL (7)
Linda disappeared from the St Kilda foreshore on the 10-8-1968 (a Saturday), about 5pm,
a week before her 8th birthday.
She was playing with her siblings and some other children near the St Kilda pier when she
disappeared. Linda has never been found.
JAMES "JIMMY" TAYLOR (12)
Jimmy disappeared after visiting a Derby shop, in WA’s Kimberley region, in August 1974.
His body has never found and no one was ever charged over his death.
KIM TEER (17)
NSW teenager Kim Teer had been on a mission across Australia to complete her bucket list before her 18th birthday.
But three decades later, with no sign of the adventurous teenager and police now fearing foul play, her mother is
painfully aware of how foreboding her daughter's last ambitious goal would turn out to be.
Last known sighting - Melbourne, September 1979.
GAIL LEANDRA KING/ UPTON (28)
Missing, presumed to be victim of foul play. Last seen at the White
Horse Inn, Bolivar at 7:30pm, July 8, 1997.
CHERIE WESTELL (15)
Cherie disappeared after a dentist appointment in Wantirna on December 12, 2000, just days
before her 16th birthday.
KAREN WILLIAMS (16)
Missing from Coober Pedy since August 1990.
Update: A man has been arrested/ charged (2013) for the murder of Karen.
Police are still searching for Karens body.
ELOISE WORLEDGE (8)
On January 12, 1976, Eloise was snatched from her bed during
the night from her home in Beaumaris, Victoria.