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

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Barakula State Forest (north of Chinchilla) - bushfire as at 7.45pm Sun 29 Dec

Queensland Fire and Emergency Services (QFES) crews are aware of a bushfire burning in the Barakula State Forest, in the vicnity of Auburn Road, Barakula. Queensland Parks and Wildlife Service (QPWS) crews are monitoring the fire. This fire is posing threat to no property at this time, however, nearby residents may be affected by smoke. Residents should close windows and doors and keep respiratory medications nearby, if required. Motorists should drive with caution and to the conditions. Residents should call Triple Zero (000) immediatley if they believe their property is under threat.