Queensland police have appealed for help in locating a 12-year-old boy not seen since Wednesday night.
They say the boy left home and was seen in Russell Street, Toowoomba around 7.30pm but had gone prior to family arriving.
Concern is held for his safety and wellbeing.
The boy is described as being of African appearance, is approximately 150cms tall and has a slim build and short black hair. He was last seen wearing long sleeve blue pyjamas.