**Queensland Fire and Emergency Services (QFES) crews are no longer required on scene at this incident.**
 
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Wongawallan (Gold Coast) – bushfire as at 2.10pm Mon 18 Feb

Queensland Fire and Emergency Services (QFES) crews are on scene at a large bushfire burning near Wongawallan Road and Welches Road, Wongawallan. This fire is contained and crews are monitoring the area. There is no threat to property at this time. Smoke is affecting the surrounding area. Residents are advised to 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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Wongawallan (Gold Coast) – grass fire as at 1.25pm Sun 17 Feb

Queensland Fire and Emergency Services (QFES) crews are on scene at a large grass fire burning near Wongawallan Road and Welches Road, Wongawallan. Firefighters are working to contain the fire, which broke out earlier today. There is no threat to property at this time. Smoke is affecting the surrounding area. Residents are advised to 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.