The family of missing bushwalker Prabh Srawn has withdrawn the reward
for finding the Canadian student, dead or alive.
His disappearance in May sparked months of extensive searches throughout
the Kosciuszko National Park, attracting volunteers from across the
world to the search for the 25-year-old.
A $50,000 reward was issued in June as part of a social media campaign
to attract volunteers and political attention, and was highlighted
through an official Facebook page titled ''Help Find Prabh Srawn -
Missing Bushwalker''. At the height of the search, it was increased to
Facilitators used the page to announce the withdrawal of the reward
around 5am on Tuesday, but Mr Srawn’s family and friends have vowed to
continue their search.
“We cannot thank enough all the brave men and woman that have helped in
the search effort thus far,” they stated.
“As we are approaching a melt down in the alpine region of Kosciuszko
National Park, we would once again request that all those that are
interested in volunteering their time to assist in the continued search
efforts please inbox message us for further details.”
Mr Srawn was last seen when he parked his car at Charlotte Pass Village
on May 13.