Police will prepare a report for the Coroner after a body found at Nine Mile Beach has been identified.
Nardia Clark, 56, was last seen on Monday 4 July 2016 on Little Street, Forster.
A number of appeals for public information about her disappearance were made without success.
Mc Clark’s body was found in thick bushland off Tuncurry Beach on the afternoon of Wednesday, September 14, 2016, but remained unidentified until this week.
There are not believed to be any suspicious circumstances.