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

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Kewarra Beach (near Cairns) – bushfire as at 1.45pm Fri 13 Nov

Queensland Fire and Emergency Services (QFES) crews are continuing to monitor a bushfire burning south of the golf course near Moore Road, Kewarra Beach. The fire is currently posing no threat to property but there is a lot of smoke in the area. Nearby residents are asked to close windows and doors and if suffering from a respiratory condition, keep medications close by. Motorists should drive with caution. If you are concerned your property is under threat, call Triple Zero (000) immediately.

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Kewarra Beach (near Cairns) – bushfire as at 9.15am Fri 13 Nov

Queensland Fire and Emergency Services (QFES) crews are aware of a bushfire burning south of the golf course near Moore Road, Kewarra Beach. The fire is currently posing no threat to property. There is smoke in the area. Nearby residents are asked to close windows and doors and if suffering from a respiratory condition, keep medications close by. Motorists should drive with caution. If you are concerned your property is under threat, call Triple Zero (000) immediately.