Minister found. A search for Victorian Water Minister, Tim Holding MLA in the vicinity of Mount Feathertop concluded successfully when a news helicopter located Minister Holding on Tuesday morning (1/9).
The Police helicopter winched him out and flew him to search base at Bright where he arrived at 10:55am.
Bush Search and Rescue Victoria assisted Police Search and Rescue with the search. Ten BSAR members departed Melbourne 9am Monday morning and traveled to Bright to join the search. The searchers from Melbourne joined fifteen local BSAR members already at the search location, bringing total BSAR members active in this search to 25.