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

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Mount Stuart (Townsville) - bushfire as at 7.10am Sat 11 May

Queensland Fire and Emergency Services (QFES) is monitoring a bushfire burning near Mount Stuart Road, Mount Stuart. The fire is burning in an inaccessible area and posing no threat to property at this time. Nearby areas may be affected by a smoke haze. If affected, residents are advised to close windows and doors and keep respiratory medications close by. Motorists are advised to drive with caution and to conditions. If residents are concerned their property is under threat they are advised to call Triple Zero (000) immediately.