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Vegetation Fire, Fraser Island

A vegetation fire on Fraser Island is generating a fair amount of smoke.  

It is burning to the south of the Snout Point firebreak on the southern end of Fraser Island.

Queensland Parks and Wildlife Service (QPWS) crews are monitoring and patrolling the area.

There is no threat to property at this time.

Smoke is affecting the area, so residents should close windows and doors, and keep respiratory medications close by if required. Motorists should drive with caution and to conditions. If you feel your property is under threat, call Triple Zero (000) immediately.

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Fraser Island – vegetation fire as at 11.15am Sat 23 Nov

Queensland Fire and Emergency Services (QFES) is aware of a vegetation fire burning to the north of the Hook Point area and access roads on the southern end of Fraser Island. Queensland Parks and Wildlife Service (QPWS) crews are monitoring and patrolling the area. There is no threat to property at this time. Smoke is affecting the area, so residents should close windows and doors, and keep respiratory medications close by if required. Motorists should drive with caution and to conditions. If you feel your property is under threat, call Triple Zero (000) immediately.

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Fraser Island – vegetation fire as at 11.45am Wed 20 Nov

Queensland Fire and Emergency Services (QFES) is aware of a vegetation fire burning near the Hook Point area and access roads on the southern end of Fraser Island. Queensland Parks and Wildlife Service (QPWS) crews are monitoring and patrolling the area. There is no threat to property at this time. Smoke is affecting the area, so residents should close windows and doors, and keep respiratory medications close by if required. Motorists should drive with caution and to conditions. If you feel your property is under threat, call Triple Zero (000) immediately.