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

 

Earlier...

AVOID SMOKE - Boonooroo Plains (near Maryborough) fire as at 4:28pm Saturday, 28 August 2021

Warning level: ADVICE

Warning area: Boonooroo Plains and surrounding areas

Smoke is currently affecting Boonooroo Plains and surrounding areas.

 

What you should do:

- Follow health guidance and monitor live air quality information by clicking the smoke information link below.

- Avoid driving through smoke where possible and be aware of firefighters working in the area.

- Stay indoors, and close windows and doors.

- Keep respiratory medication close by.

- If you have a bushfire survival plan, refer to it now.

 

Impacts:

- There is no direct fire threat to property at this time.

- Reduced air quality may cause health impacts for some people.

- Smoke may reduce visibility and affect driving conditions.

- Roads may be closed.

 

Further information:

- Click here for current QFES Incidents and warnings.

Click here for bushfire preparation tips.

- Follow QFES on Facebook and Twitter.

Click here for road closure information or call 13 19 40.

- Click here for smoke information.

Earlier...

STAY INFORMED - Boonooroo Plains (near Maryborough) fire as at 10:50am Saturday, 28 August 2021

Warning level: ADVICE

Warning area: Boonooroo Plains, Maaroom, Boonooroo and Tuan

A fire is currently burning at Boonooroo Plains.

 

What you should do:

- Stay informed:

     - Follow QFES on Facebook and Twitter.

     - Listen to your local radio station

     - Check the QFES current bushfires dashboard regularly

- Keep medications close by.

- Decide what you will do if the situation changes.

     - If you have a bushfire survival plan, refer to it now.

     - Identify where you will go and what you will take if you need to leave. Advise family and friends of your plans.

- Avoid smoke – stay indoors, close windows and doors, and avoid driving through smoke where possible.

- Be aware of firefighters working in the area.

- If your life or property is threatened, call Triple Zero (000) immediately.

 

Impacts:

- There is no threat to property at this time.

- Reduced air quality may cause health impacts for some people.

- Smoke may reduce visibility and affect driving conditions.

- Roads may be closed.

 

Further information:

- Click here for current QFES incidents and warnings.

- Click here for bushfire preparation tips.

- Follow QFES on Facebook and Twitter.

- Click here for road closure information or call 13 19 40.

- Click here for smoke information.