Vital Statistics at Time of Disappearance
Details of Disappearance
Mr Qualtrough, a widower, found a 16-metre three-mast yacht with a wooden hull in Hawaii which carried a five person life raft and spent six months repairing it before getting homesick and deciding to set off for Australia . His daughter reported him missing to the Hill police station in October 2007 and police liaised with Interpol in Canberra who distributed a missing person's notice to 188 Interpol member countries in December 2007 but no information was received about Mr Qualtrough.
If you have any information concerning this case, please contact:
Victoria Police Box Hill
Senior Constable Scott Stephens
The Victoria Age