Straddie fires flare up
NORTH STRADBROKE ISLAND – bushfire as at 1.10pm Mon 10 Dec
Queensland Fire and Emergency Services (QFES) crews are on scene at a bushfire burning on North Stradbroke Island. This fire is burning in an inaccessible area and is posing no threat to property at this time. Waterbombing aircraft will be working in the area this afternoon.
Nearby residents may be affected by a smoke haze. 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 under threat they are advised to call Triple Zero (000) immediately.
picture courtesy Ann Hagen