A man who approached two 13 year old girls in Newcastle, touching one of them on the shoulder, told them he was a school teacher.
The incident occurred as they girls waited at a bus stop in Hunter Street at around 3:30pm Wednesday afternoon.
The girls ran to a nearby business and called police.
Police want to speak with the man who is Caucasian, aged in his 50's, about 170-175cm tall, with grey hair, a moustache and beard.
He was last seen wearing a green and white striped shirt, tan shorts, white long socks, a straw hat, and black glasses. He also spoke with an English accent.
Anyone with information is urged to call Crime Stoppers on 1800 333 000.