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

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Mount Archer (near Rockhampton) – bushfire as at 1.05pm Wed 30 Jan

Queensland Fire and Emergency Services (QFES) and Queensland Parks and Wildlife Services (QPWS) crews are on scene at a bushfire burning near Mulgoodoo Road and Arnold Drive, Mount Archer. The fire is burning within containment lines and is posing no threat to property at this time. Crews are strengthening containment lines. Due to current weather conditions smoke may affect surrounding areas, including Rockhampton, throughout the afternoon. If affected, residents should close windows and doors. Those suffering a respiratory condition should keep their medications close by. If residents are concerned their property is under threat they are advised to call Triple Zero (000) immediately.