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

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Mothar Mountain (near Gympie) – bushfire as at 12pm Thurs 24 Jan

Queensland Fire and Emergency Services (QFES) crews remain on scene at a bushfire burning near Noosa Road, in the vicinity of O’keefe Road, Mothar Mountain. This fire is now contained and is posing no threat to property at this time. Smoke may affect nearby areas, including Noosa Road, 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.

Earlier...

Mothar Mountain (near Gympie) – bushfire as at 11.10am Thurs 24 Jan

Queensland Fire and Emergency Services (QFES) crews are currently on scene at a bushfire burning near Noosa Road, in the vicinity of Okeefe Road, Mothar Mountain. 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 day. 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.