** Queensland Fire and Emergency Services (QFES) crews are no longer required on scene at this incident. ** 

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Karara (south of Toowoomba) – bushfire as at 2.40pm Thur 7 Mar

Queensland Fire and Emergency Services (QFES) crews are on scene at a bushfire burning within containment lines near Toowoomba Karara Road, Karara. This blaze is posing no threat to property at this time. Crews are currently mopping up and will continue patrolling the area. Smoke is affecting Toowoomba Karara Road and the Cunningham Highway, so motorists are advised to drive with caution and to conditions. If affected by smoke, residents are advised to close windows and doors and keep respiratory medications close by. If residents are concerned their property is under threat they are advised to call Triple Zero (000) immediately.

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Karara (south of Toowoomba) – bushfire as at 3.10pm Tue 5 Mar 

Queensland Fire and Emergency Services (QFES) crews are on scene at a bushfire burning near Toowoomba Karara Road, Karara. Crews are working to contain the fire, which is posing no threat to property at this time. Smoke is affecting Toowoomba Karara Road and crews are working in the area, so motorists are advised to drive with caution and to conditions. Smoke may affect nearby areas. If affected, residents are advised to close windows and doors and keep respiratory medications close by. If residents are concerned their property is under threat they are advised to call Triple Zero (000) immediately.