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

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Diglum (near Gladstone) – vegetation fire as at 3.20pm Wed 21 Aug 

Multiple Queensland Fire and Emergency Services (QFES) crews remain on scene at a vegetation fire behind Lake Awoonga near the campgrounds and Gladstone Monto Road, Diglum. This fire is contained and is posing no threat to property at this time. Firefighters are currently patrolling the area. Nearby areas may be affected by smoke. 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. 

Earlier...

Diglum (near Gladstone) – vegetation fire as at 12.40pm Wed 21 Aug 

Queensland Fire and Emergency Services (QFES) crews are responding to a vegetation fire burning behind Lake Awoonga near the campgrounds and Gladstone Monto Road, Diglum. This fire broke out this afternoon and is posing no threat to property at this time. 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.