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

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Groomsville (formerly Whichello, near Crows Nest) – grass fire as at 7.25pm Mon 18 Feb

Queensland Fire and Emergency Services (QFES) crews continue to monitor a grass fire burning near Plainby Road, Groomsville. This fire is contained and firefighters will monitor the blaze overnight. Nearby residents may be affected by a smoke haze. Residents are advised 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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Groomsville (formerly Whichello, near Crows Nest) – grass fire as at 3.05pm Sun 17 Feb

Queensland Fire and Emergency Services (QFES) crews are on scene at a grass fire burning near Plainby Road, Groomsville. Firefighters have contained the fire and will continue to monitor the area. Smoke is affecting the surrounding areas. Residents should close windows and doors, and keep respiratory medications close by if required. Motorists should drive with caution and to conditions. If you feel your property is under threat, call Triple Zero (000) immediately.
 

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Whichello (near Crows Nest) – grass fire as at 8.55pm Sat 16 Feb 

Queensland Fire and Emergency Services (QFES) crews remain on scene at a grass fire burning near Preston Road and Beer Road, Whichello. Firefighters have contained the fire and will continue to monitor the area. Smoke is affecting the surrounding areas. Residents should close windows and doors, and keep respiratory medications close by if required. Motorists should drive with caution and to conditions. If you feel your property is under threat, call Triple Zero (000) immediately. 

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Whichello (near Crows Nest) – grass fire as at 1.25pm Sat 16 Feb

Queensland Fire and Emergency Services (QFES) crews are on scene at a grass fire burning near Preston Road and Beer Road, Whichello. Firefighters are working to contain the fire, which broke out earlier today. Smoke is affecting the surrounding areas. Residents should close windows and doors, and keep respiratory medications close by if required. Motorists should drive with caution and to conditions. If you feel your property is under threat, call Triple Zero (000) immediately.