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Bushfire Rosedale (South Of Lowmead)

UPDATE | Firefighters are still tackling a bushfire at Rosedale, south of Lowmead. 

It is burning in the vicinity of Mineral Road and Diamond Hill Road.

Queensland Parks and Wildlife Service (QPWS) crews are working to strengthen containment lines and will monitor this fire in the coming days.

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

Nearby areas may be affected by a smoke haze in the coming days.

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 | Rosedale (south of Lowmead) – bushfire as at 6.40pm Mon 9 Dec

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.