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

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Boyne Island (near Gladstone) – vegetation fire as at 12pm Thurs 28 Feb

Multiple Queensland Fire and Emergency Services (QFES) crews are on scene at a vegetation fire burning near Pioneer Drive and Boyne Island Road, Boyne Island. This fire broke out earlier today and is posing no threat to property at this time. Firefighters are currently working to contain the blaze. Nearby residents may be affected by a smoke haze throughout the day. Residents are asked to close windows and doors and if suffering from a respiratory condition, keep medications close by. Motorists should drive with caution and to conditions. If residents are concerned their property is under threat they are advised to call Triple Zero (000) immediately.