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

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Calliope (south of Gladstone) – grass fire as at 1.10pm Fri 9 Aug

Multiple Queensland Fire and Emergency Services (QFES) crews are currently on scene at a grass fire burning near the Dawson Highway and Ivy Road, Calliope. This fire broke out earlier today and is posing no threat to property at this time. Firefighters are currently working to contain the blaze. Nearby residents may be affected by a smoke haze throughout the afternoon. 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.