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

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Elgin Vale State Forest – bushfire as at 10.25am Sun 17 Nov

Queensland Fire and Emergency Services (QFES) is aware of a bushfire burning in Elgin Vale State Forest to the north of Linville. The fire is burning within containment lines and posing no threat to property at this time. Queensland Parks and Wildlife Service (QPWS) crews are monitoring the area. Nearby areas may be affected by a smoke haze over the coming days. If affected, residents are advised to close windows and doors, and keep respiratory medication close by. Motorists are advised to drive with caution and to conditions. If residents are concerned their property is under threat they are advised to call Triple Zero (000) immediately.

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Elgin Vale State Forest – bushfire as at 11.40am Wed 13 Nov

Queensland Fire and Emergency Services (QFES) crews are on scene at a bushfire burning in Elgin Vale State Forest to the north of Linville. Crews are working with Queensland Parks and Wildlife Service (QPWS) and heavy machinery to contain the fire, which is posing no threat to property at this time. Nearby areas may be affected by a smoke haze throughout the afternoon. If affected, residents are advised to close windows and doors, and keep respiratory medication close by. Motorists are advised to drive with caution and to conditions. If residents are concerned their property is under threat they are advised to call Triple Zero (000) immediately.