Age: 39 Years when missing Height:
165 cm Hair: Light Brown Eyes:
Sharon FULTON was taken to the East Perth
railway station at 12pm on the 18th of
March, 1986 where she was to meet a friend.
She has not been seen or heard from since
that date. Despite extensive inquiries by
Police and family and comprehensive media
coverage, there has been no information
regarding her whereabouts since then.
Concern is held for her welfare.
Last seen: Pink/Mauve dress
If anyone has seen Sharon Elizabeth FULTON ,
or has information regarding this persons
whereabouts, please contact 1800 333
DESCRIPTION: (at time of
AGE: 39 years
HAIR: Brown shoulder length wavy hair
day a mystery still surrounds the disappearance of mother of four – Sharon
was born Sharon Elizabeth HULME on the 31st of May 1946 in Dubbo,
New South Wales, the only child of Robert and Betty HULME.
Sharon was 21 years of age she married Maxwell Robert FULTON on the 8th
of July at St Paul’s Presbyterian Church in Brisbane. Together, Robert
(which he preferred to be called) and Sharon had four children.
was employed by the Royal Australian Air Force (RAAF) and was often posted
to RAAF bases both with in Australia and overseas. In February 1983 Robert
was transferred to Western Australia where the family took up residence on
Readshaw Road in Duncraig while Robert worked at Pearce Air Base in
from this address that Sharon FULTON, aged 39, was reported missing to
police on the 21st of March 1986, by her husband who last saw his
wife four days earlier on March 18th 1986.
reported that he had arrived home from work around Midday on March the 18th
to find his wife missing after having had a conversation with her the
previous day where she informed him that she needed time to herself. He
later told police that he had taken his wife to the East Perth Train Station
on this date.
Sharon has not been
seen or heard of since. At the time of Sharon’s death her children aged 15
yrs, 10 yrs, 7 yrs and 3 yrs, were left to fend for themselves without a
mother, never knowing what happened to her. She was described as an
enthusiastic person by all that knew her, centering her life on motherhood,
and occasionally enjoying times with her friends while following her hobby
of ten pin bowling. In 2010, the circumstances surrounding her disappearance
still remain a mystery and the tragedy continues to haunt her children – now
all grown up – and her friends who are still searching for answers.
Detectives are eager to
speak with anyone who knew Sharon Fulton – friend or acquaintance - prior to the
time that she vanished. If you have any information about Sharon’s
disappearance, make a report online or call Crime Stoppers on 1800 333 000,
where all calls are strictly confidential, and rewards are offered.
Please quote Reference
Crimestoppers WA -
Sharon Elizabeth Fulton was born in Dubbo New South Wales in May 1946. She was
an only child and got married when she was 21, in Brisbane Queensland. Her
husband was employed by the Royal Australian Air Force (RAAF) and he was posted
to RAAF bases both within Australia and overseas.
The Fulton family moved to Western Australia in February 1983
when Mr Fulton was transferred to Perth through his work and they lived in
Sharon Fulton was the mother of four children under the age of 15
years at the time of her disappearance. She was a caring mother who also enjoyed
catching up with friends and was a keen ten pin bowler, competing in local
Around 9.30am on Tuesday 18 March 1986, Mrs Fulton left her home
address in Readshaw Road, Duncraig, and dropped her three year-old son off in
Mrs Fulton had earlier rung a friend who was having a party at
11am that morning to inform her that she may be a little late as she had an
appointment in Perth. Police are unaware of what appointment this was.
Mr Fulton picked up his three year old son from Wangara around
11.30am and returned home in Duncraig to find his wife wasn’t home.
Mrs Fulton’s husband arrived home from work around 12 noon that
day, expecting his wife to be there. Mrs Fulton was not at home. Mr Fulton
attended the Warwick Police Station on Friday 21 March 1986 and reported his
The person or persons responsible for Mrs Fulton’s disappearance
have not yet been identified.
If you have any information in relation to the disappearance of
Sharon Elizabeth Fulton, her movements around Tuesday 18 March 1986, please
contact Crime Stoppers on 1800 333 000 or make
a report online below. All reports to Crime Stoppers can be made
anonymously if you wish and rewards are available.