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


AVOID SMOKE - Carters Ridge (near Cooroy) fire as at 3:07pm Friday, 27 August 2021

Warning level: ADVICE

Warning area: Carters Ridge and surrounding areas

Smoke is currently affecting Carters Ridge and surrounding areas.


What you should do:

- Follow health guidance and monitor live air quality information by clicking the smoke information link below.

- Avoid driving through smoke where possible and be aware of firefighters working in the area.

- Stay indoors, and close windows and doors.

- Keep respiratory medication close by.

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



- There is no direct fire 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 here for 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.