Police hold concerns for a woman who’s gone missing from the Maitland area.

44-year-old Tathra Lloyd was released from a mental health facility at about 2.40pm on Monday  and failed to return home to Dungog and hasn’t made contact with her family.

Police say Tathra uses the alias Mitzy Puntapinta and is a regular user of public transport, in particular trains.

She’s described as being of Caucasian appearance, about 168 centimetres tall with a large build and reddish-brown wavy shoulder length. She was last seen wearing black tights and a pink floral top.

Anyone with information is urged to contact Crime Stoppers on 1800 333 000.

Missing Woman Tathra Lloyd