Police search North Stradbroke Island, Moreton Bay after emergency flare kit found floating in Moreton Bay

POLICE have led searches of North Stradbroke Island and Moreton Bay after a flare kit was found floating in the water on Tuesday.

HELP: The flare kit found floating in the water at Moreton Bay. Police are searching for its owner.

HELP: The flare kit found floating in the water at Moreton Bay. Police are searching for its owner.

No reports of a missing person or vessels have been reported but police are urging people with information, or who may have lost the kit, to come forward.

Brisbane Water Police have been leading a water and air search of the South Passage and Moreton Bay area.

A member of the public located the flare kit floating in the trawler break about 3pm on Tuesday.

Police say it does not appear as though any flares have been used.

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