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

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Mount Elliot (south of Townsville) – vegetation fire as at 11.20am Thu 26 Sept

Queensland Fire and Emergency Services (QFES) and Queensland Parks and Wildlife Service (QPWS) crews continue to monitor a vegetation fire burning near the Bruce Highway in the vicinity of Killymoon Creek and Mackenzie Creek. This fire is contained, burning in inaccessible land and is expected to continue burning over the coming days. There is no threat to property at this time, however smoke may continue to affect the area. 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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Mount Elliot (south of Townsville) – vegetation fire as at 11.45am Sun 22 Sept

Queensland Fire and Emergency Services (QFES) and Queensland Parks and Wildlife Service (QPWS) crews continue to monitor a vegetation fire burning near the Bruce Highway in the vicinity of Killymoon Creek and Mackenzie Creek. This fire is contained and burning in inaccessible land. There is no threat to property at this time, however smoke may affect the surrounding area. 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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Mount Elliot (south of Townsville) – vegetation fire as at 9.55am Thurs 19 Sept

Queensland Fire and Emergency Services (QFES) and Queensland Parks and Wildlife Service (QPWS) crews continue to monitor a vegetation fire burning near the Bruce Highway in the vicinity of Killymoon Creek and Mackenzie Creek. This fire is contained and burning in inaccessible land. There is no threat to property at this time, however smoke may affect the surrounding area. 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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Mount Elliot (south of Townsville) – vegetation fire as at 9am Sat 14 Sept

Queensland Fire and Emergency Services (QFES) crews remain on scene at a vegetation fire burning near the Bruce Highway in the vicinity of Killymoon Creek and Mackenzie Creek. This fire is contained and there is no threat to property at this time. QFES and Queensland Parks and Wildlife Service (QPWS)  crews will continue to the monitor the fire over the coming days. Smoke is affecting the surrounding area, including the Bruce Highway. Residents should close windows and doors, and keep respiratory mediations close by if required. Motorists should drive with caution and to conditions, and be mindful of crews working along the roadside. If you feel your property is under threat, call Triple Zero (000) immediately.

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Mount Elliot (south of Townsville) – vegetation fire as at 12.20pm Wed 11 Sept

Queensland Fire and Emergency Services (QFES)  crews remain on scene at a vegetation fire burning near the Bruce Highway in the vicinity of Killymoon Creek and Mackenzie Creek. This fire is contained and there is no threat to property at this time. QFES and QPWS crews will continue to the monitor the fire throughout the day. Smoke is affecting the surrounding area, including the Bruce Highway. Residents should close windows and doors, and keep respiratory mediations close by if possible. Motorists should drive with caution and to conditions, and be mindful of crews working along the roadside. If you feel your property is under threat, call Triple Zero (000) immediately.

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Mount Elliot (south of Townsville) – vegetation fire as at 12pm Monday 9 Sept

Queensland Fire and Emergency Services (QFES) crews are on scene at a vegetation fire burning at the base of Mount Elliot along the Bruce Highway between Killymoon Creek and Mackenzie Creek. Firefighters are working with Queensland Parks and Wildlife Service (QPWS) crews to contain the fire and there is no threat to property at this time. Smoke is affecting the surrounding area, including the Bruce Highway. Residents should close windows and doors, and keep respiratory mediations close by if possible. Motorists should drive with caution and to conditions, and be mindful of crews working along the roadside. If you feel your property is under threat, call Triple Zero (000) immediately.