**Queensland Fire and Emergency Services (QFES) crews are no longer required on scene at this incident.**
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Mount Stuart (Townsville) – vegetation fire as at 1.40pm 13 Nov

Queensland Fire and Emergency Services (QFES) advises there is a vegetation fire burning near Robert Towns Boulevarde and James Cook Drive. The fire is posing no threat to property at this time. Firefighters are assisting the Australian Defence Force to contain the fire by conducting backburning operations. A second fire front is burning in inaccessible land on the southern side of Mount Stuart. Crews will continue to monitor the fire over the coming days. Smoke is affecting the surrounding areas, so 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 Stuart (Townsville) – vegetation fire as at 10am 12 Nov

Queensland Fire and Emergency Services (QFES) crews continue to monitor a vegetation fire burning in inaccessible land near Mount Stuart Road, Mount Stuart. The fire is posing no threat to property at this time. Smoke is affecting the surrounding areas, so 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 Stuart (Townsville) – vegetation fire as at 10am Mon 11 Nov

Queensland Fire and Emergency Services (QFES) crews are monitoring a vegetation fire burning in inaccessible land near Mount Stuart Road, at the top of Mount Stuart. The fire broke out yesterday and is posing no threat to property at this time. Smoke is affecting the surrounding areas, so 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.