**Queensland Fire and Emergency Services (QFES) crews are no longer required on scene at this incident.** 
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Canoona (north-west of Rockhampton) – vegetation fire as at 3.40pm Mon 20 Jan 

Queensland Fire and Emergency Services (QFES) crews are on scene at a vegetation fire burning in the vicinity of Kunwarara Road and Hams Road, Canoona. This fire broke out earlier today and is posing no threat to property at this time. Firefighters are working to control the blaze. Nearby residents may be affected by smoke and are asked to close windows and doors and if suffering from a respiratory condition, keep medications close by. Smoke is also affecting the Bruce Highway so 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.