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


STAY INFORMED - Black Snake (west of Gympie) fire as at 11:05am Saturday, 28 August 2021

Warning level: ADVICE

Warning area: Kilkivan, Black Snake and Cinnabar

A fire is currently burning at Black Snake.


What you should do:

- Stay informed:

     - Follow QFES on Facebook and Twitter.

     - Listen to your local radio station

     - Check the QFES current bushfires dashboard regularly

- Keep medications close by.

- Decide what you will do if the situation changes.

     - If you have a bushfire survival plan, refer to it now.

     - Identify where you will go and what you will take if you need to leave. Advise family and friends of your plans.

- Avoid smoke – stay indoors, close windows and doors, and avoid driving through smoke where possible.

- Be aware of firefighters working in the area.

- If your life or property is threatened, call Triple Zero (000) immediately.



- There is no threat to property at this time.

- Reduced air quality may cause health impacts for some people.

- Smoke may reduce visibility and affect driving conditions.

- Roads may be closed.


Further information:

- Click herefor current QFES incidents and warnings.

- Click here for bushfire preparation tips.

- Follow QFES on Facebook and Twitter.

- Click here for road closure information or call 13 19 40.

- Click here for smoke information.