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

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Byfield – bushfire as at 4.30pm Mon 7 Dec

Queensland Fire and Emergency Services (QFES) crews are on scene at a vegetation fire burning in the Shoalwater Bay Training Area in Byfield Road Byfield.The fire is posing no threat to property at this time but is producing a lot of smoke in the Yeppoon and Rockhampton areas. Residents should keep windows and doors closed 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.