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

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Oak Beach (south of Port Douglas) – grass fire as at 9.50am Thurs 5 Sept

Queensland Fire and Emergency Services (QFES) crews continue to monitor a grass fire burning on the western side of the Captain Cook Highway, between Ellis Beach and Port Douglas in the Oak Beach area. This fire continues to burn in inaccessible land and is posing no threat to property at this time. Nearby residents may be affected by a smoke haze and are asked to close windows and doors and if suffering from a respiratory condition, keep their 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.

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Oak Beach (south of Port Douglas) – grass fire as at 9.45am Mon 2 Sept

Queensland Fire and Emergency Services (QFES) crews continue to monitor a grass fire burning on the western side of the Captain Cook Highway, between Ellis Beach and Port Douglas in the Oak Beach area. This fire continues to burn in inaccessible land and is posing no threat to property at this time. Nearby residents may be affected by a smoke haze and are asked to close windows and doors and if suffering from a respiratory condition, keep their 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.

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Oak Beach (south of Port Douglas) – grass fire as at 5pm Sun 1 Sept

Queensland Fire and Emergency Services (QFES) crews remain on scene monitoring a grass fire burning on the western side of the Captain Cook Highway, between Ellis Beach and Port Douglas in the Oak Beach area. This fire broke out earlier today and is posing no threat to property at this time. Firefighters will continue to monitor the blaze throughout the evening. Nearby residents may be affected by a smoke haze. 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

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Oak Beach (south of Port Douglas) – grass fire as at 12.10pm Sun 1 Sept

Multiple Queensland Fire and Emergency Services (QFES) crews are currently monitoring a grass fire burning on the western side of the Captain Cook Highway, between Ellis Beach and Port Douglas in the Oak Beach area. This fire broke out earlier today and is posing no threat to property at this time. Firefighters will continue to monitor the blaze throughout the day. Nearby residents may be affected by a smoke haze. 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.