Have you seen missing Ballarat teen Sharni-Rose?

Police are appealing for public assistance to help locate missing girl Sharni-Rose Lonsdale.

Sharni-Rose was last seen in the Ballarat area about 1pm on Wednesday, April 11.

Police have concerns for the 15-year-old’s welfare given her young age.

She is described as being about 157cm tall with a thin build, red hair and tanned complexion.

Sharni-Rose was last seen wearing blue jeans, white runners and a grey tank-top singlet.

Police have released an image of Sharni-Rose in the hope someone recognises her and can provide information regarding her current whereabouts.

Anyone who sights Sharni-Rose or has information on her whereabouts is urged to contact Ballarat Police Station on (03) 5336 6000.