AN AUSTRALIAN mother and her three sons have reportedly gone missing at a ski resort in Japan.
ABC News' Tokyo correspondent, Rachel Mealey, tweeted on Tuesday morning the family "failed to return" to Nozawa Onsen ski resort. She tweeted that the search will resume today.
The woman is believed to be aged in her 50s.
BREAKING: An Australian mother and 3 sons missing in Nozawa Onsen ski resort. Failed to return yesterday. Search resumes this morning.— Rachel Mealey (@rachelmealey) January 16, 2017
Nagano police: 4 skiers reported missing in Nozawa Onsen ski resort, an Australian woman in her 50s and her family https://t.co/TV8BjCCpYC— Yumi Asada (@yumi_asada) January 16, 2017
A Department of Foreign Affairs and Trade spokesman said officials were "looking into the matter."
Nozawa Onsen Japan is a hot spring and ski resort village near Nagano.
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