Here are some of the stories of men who have mysteriously disappeared into the wilderness never to be heard from again.
MILLS AND FRASER
In early April 1923, two elderly prospectors, James Mills and John “Scotty” Fraser, left Zeehan with three or four weeks provisions.Ten weeks later, Thomas Huston came across their camp near the bridge of the Henty River.The camp was unoccupied and in a decayed state with nearly the whole of their belongings left in the camp.Their prospecting dishes and tools were not there causing Huston to believe that they had left the camp on a prospecting expedition.They were supposed to have been prospecting in the vicinity of Sisters Hills. Two weeks later, Thomas Huston Senior also found the camp in the same state.
Original bridge over Henty River: TAHO Tasmanian Mail 1923