Date: Sunday 4 August to Wednesday 7 August 2002
On Sunday 4 August two visitors at Lake Mountain went for a short walk east from the Toboggan Run 2, near Gerratys Car Park at Lake Mountain. They were separated and when one did not return he was reported missing at 4.30pm.
Bushwalkers Search and Rescue was called at midnight. Seventeen members responded to the first callout, and arrived at Lake Mountain at 10am Monday 5 August.
A second callout of BSAR that evening provided a further 20 searchers for Tuesday.