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

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Widgee (west of Gympie) – bushfire as at 8.20pm Thurs 22 Aug 

Multiple Queensland Fire and Emergency Services (QFES) crews are on scene at a bushfire in the vicinity of Reid Road, Widgee. The fire is contained and is posing no threat to property at this time. Firefighters will remain on scene this evening to monitor the blaze. Residents are asked to close windows and doors and keep medications close by if suffering from a respiratory condition. 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.