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Two Bushfires Spark At Lowmead

UPDATE | Queensland Fire and Emergency Services (QFES) crews will continue to monitor a bushfire burning near Clarkes Lane, Lowmead.

This fire is contained and is burning in inaccessible terrain.

Crews will continue to monitor the area and strengthen containment lines.

There is no threat to property at this time.

Nearby residents may be affected by smoke in the coming days and are asked to close windows and doors.

Those suffering from a respiratory condition should keep their medications close by.

Motorists should drive with caution and to conditions.

If residents are concerned their property is under threat they are advised to call Triple Zero (000) immediately.

EARLIER | Queensland Fire and Emergency Services (QFES) crews will continue to monitor a bushfire burning near Clarkes Lane, Lowmead.

This fire is contained and crews will continue to monitor the area and strengthen containment lines.

There is no threat to property at this time.

Nearby residents may be affected by smoke and are asked to close windows and doors.

Those suffering from a respiratory condition should keep their medications close by.

Motorists should drive with caution and to conditions.

If residents are concerned their property is under threat they are advised to call Triple Zero (000) immediately.

UPDATE | Queensland Fire and Emergency Services (QFES) and Queensland Parks and Wildlife Service (QPWS) crews are on scene at a bushfire burning in the vicinity of Mineral Road and Diamond Hill Road, Rosedale.

The fire is contained and is posing no threat to property at this time.

Crews are working with heavy machinery to strengthen containment lines.

Nearby areas may be affected by a smoke haze. If affected, residents are advised to close windows and doors, and keep respiratory medication close by.

Motorists are advised to drive with caution and to conditions.

If residents are concerned their property is under threat they are advised to call Triple Zero (000) immediately.

EARLIER | Crews have been tackling two bushfires burning near Clarkes Lane, Lowmead.

These fires have been contained and crews will remain on scene overnight to monitor the area.

Nearby residents may be affected by smoke and are asked to close windows and doors and if suffering from a respiratory condition, keep their medications close by.

Motorists should drive with caution and to conditions.

If residents are concerned their property is under threat, they are advised to call Triple Zero (000) immediately.

EARLIER | Lowmead – bushfire as at 10.30am Sun 8 Dec

Queensland Fire and Emergency Services (QFES) crews are on scene at two bushfires burning near Clarkes Lane, Lowmead. Crews are working to contain and extinguish these fires, with the support of aerial firefighting operations. Nearby residents may be affected by smoke and are asked to close windows and doors and if suffering from a respiratory condition, keep their medications close by. Motorists should drive with caution and to conditions. If residents are concerned their property is under threat, they are advised to call Triple Zero (000) immediately.