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

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Redridge (north of Childers) – grass fire as at 7.25pm Fri 11 Jan

Queensland Fire and Emergency Services (QFES) crews have contained a grass fire burning near Smiths Road at Redridge. The fire is posing no threat to property at this time. Crews are currently undertaking backburning operations in the area. Nearby areas may be affected by a smoke haze throughout the night and into the morning. If affected, residents should close windows and doors, and keep respiratory medication close by. Motorists should drive with caution and to conditions. If residents are concerned their property is under threat please call Triple Zero (000) immediately.

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Redridge (north of Childers) – grass fire as at 4.50pm Fri 11 Jan

Queensland Fire and Emergency Services (QFES) crews remain on scene at a grass fire burning near Smiths Road at Redridge. Crews are currently patrolling and will undertake backburning operations in the area in an effort to contain the blaze. The fire is not threatening property at this time. Nearby areas may be affected by a smoke haze throughout the evening. If affected, residents should close windows and doors, and keep respiratory medication close by. Motorists should drive with caution and to conditions. If residents are concerned their property is under threat please call Triple Zero (000) immediately.

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Redridge (north of Childers) – grass fire as at 3pm Fri 11 Jan

Queensland Fire and Emergency Services (QFES) crews are on scene at a grass fire burning near Smiths Road at Redridge. Crews are working to contain the fire, which is posing no threat to property at this time. Nearby areas may be affected by a smoke haze throughout the afternoon. If affected, residents should close windows and doors, and keep respiratory medication close by. Motorists should drive with caution and to conditions. If residents are concerned their property is under threat please call Triple Zero (000) immediately.