More than $15,000 worth of equipment was stolen from a Dhurringile property last week.
An aqua coloured IHI 35J excavator was stolen overnight on Monday, July 1 from a farm in Baulch Rd, Dhurringile.
Also stolen was the Digga stick rake that was attached at the time of the theft.
The equipment is estimated to be worth around $15,000 and $20,000.
Police said the farm's entrance gate lock was cut to gain access and a significant vehicle or trailer would have been required to remove the equipment.
Anyone with information regarding the theft is urged to contact Senior Constable Kirby at Tatura Police on 58 243 099.
Alternatively a confidential report can be made via Crime Stoppers on 1300 333 000 or online.