AVOID SMOKE (HAZARD REDUCTION BURN) - Burrum Heads fire as at 11:13am Wednesday, 14 July 2021 

Warning level: ADVICE

Warning area: Burrum Heads and surrounding areas

Smoke is currently affecting Burrum Heads and surrounding areas. This is a hazard reduction burn.

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.


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

- Smoke may reduce visibility and affect driving conditions.

Further information:

- Further updates will be provided if required.

- 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