UPDATE 6.30pm: Both girls have been located and are at home safely. In sharing the good news on various Facebook threads, family members were thankful for the assistance from police and wide-ranging community support via social media.
EARLIER: Police are searching for two teenagers missing on the Far South Coast.
Molly McDermott and Phoebee Harris, both aged 14, were last seen about 5pm Monday, February 13, at a home in Tura Beach.
Neither of the girls have contacted family since Monday afternoon and concerns are held for their welfare and safety due to their age.
The girls were reported missing to police from Far South Coast Local Area Command, who are now trying to locate the teenagers.
It is believed the girls could be in or around the Far South Coast including Tura Beach, Eden, Merimbula, Bega or Burragate.
Molly is described as being of Caucasian appearance with a thin build and a fair complexion.
Phoebee is described as being of Caucasian appearance with a thin build and a fair complexion.
Anyone who has information about the whereabouts of Molly or Phoebe is urged to come forward.
Police are urging anyone with information in relation to this incident to call Crime Stoppers on 1800 333 000 or use the Crime Stoppers online reporting page: https://nsw.crimestoppers.com.au/
Information you provide will be treated in the strictest of confidence. Police remind people they should not report crime information via social media pages.