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Bushfire Breaks Out At Mount Garnet

UPDATE | A bushfire is still burning in inaccessible land in the vicinity of Wyndham Creek Road, Mount Garnet.

This fire is posing no threat to property at this time. Aerial operations are underway.

Nearby residents may be affected by a smoke haze throughout the day.

Residents 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 | Tablelands Regional Council area (north, north-east of Mount Garnet) – bushfire as at 11.27am Thur 11 Oct

Queensland Fire and Emergency Services (QFES) is aware of a bushfire burning in inaccessible land in the vicinity of Wyndham Creek Road, Mount Garnet. This fire broke out overnight and is posing no threat to property at this time. Aerial operations are underway. Nearby residents may be affected by a smoke haze throughout the day. Residents 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.

Crews are aware of a bushfire burning in inaccessible land in the vicinity of Wyndham Creek Road, Mount Garnet.

This fire broke out overnight and is posing no threat to property at this time.

Aerial operations are underway.

Nearby residents may be affected by a smoke haze throughout the day.

Residents 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.

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