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

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Baffle Creek (north of Bundaberg) – bushfire as at 12.55pm Thurs 24 Dec

Queensland Fire and Emergency Services (QFES) crews remain on scene at a bushfire burning at Baffle Creek. It is burning in the vicinity of Fernfield Road and Coast Road behind the Wartburg State School and the Baffle Creek Sport and Recreation Centre. This fire is posing no threat to property at this time. Firefighters are working to control the blaze. Residents of Baffle Creek, Deepwater and surrounding areas may be affected by large amounts of smoke throughout the next few days. Residents are asked to close windows and doors and if suffering from a respiratory condition, keep 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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Baffle Creek (north of Bundaberg)– bushfire as at 12.00 noon Tues 22 Dec

Queensland Fire and Emergency Services (QFES) crews are currently on scene at a bushfire burning at Baffle Creek. It is burning in the vicinity of Fernfield Road and Coast Road behind the Wartburg State School and the Baffle Creek Sport and Recreation Centre. This fire is posing no threat to property at this time. Firefighters are working to control the blaze with aerial support. Nearby residents may be affected by smoke throughout the day. Residents are asked to close windows and doors and if suffering from a respiratory condition, keep medications close by. Motorists should drive with caution and to conditions as road closures are expected throughout the day. If residents are concerned their property is under threat, they are advised to call Triple Zero (000) immediately.