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

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Fraser Island – vegetation fire as at 4.40pm Tues 10 Dec

Queensland Fire and Emergency Services (QFES) is aware of a vegetation fire burning on the southern end of Fraser Island. QFES crews will continue to assist the Queensland Parks and Wildlife Service (QPWS) to monitor and patrol the area over the coming days. Backburning operations will be conducted overnight which may produce smoke that affects townships to the south-west of the island. Information about track closures and camping restrictions can found at: https://parks.des.qld.gov.au/park-alerts/. There is no threat to property at this time, however smoke will continue to affect residents over the coming days in surrounding areas including Hervey Bay, Maryborough, Tiaro, townships along the Great Sandy Strait, Gympie and Noosa. Residents are asked to close windows and doors and if suffering from a respiratory condition, keep their medication 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.

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Fraser Island – vegetation fire as at 9.40am Tues 10 Dec

Queensland Fire and Emergency Services (QFES) is aware of a vegetation fire burning on the southern end of Fraser Island. QFES crews will continue to assist the Queensland Parks and Wildlife Service (QPWS) to monitor and patrol the area over the coming days. Information about track closures and camping restrictions can found at: https://parks.des.qld.gov.au/park-alerts/. There is no threat to property at this time, however smoke from this fire will continue to affect residents in surrounding areas including Hervey Bay, Maryborough, Tiaro, townships along the Great Sandy Strait, Gympie and Noosa. Residents are asked to close windows and doors and if suffering from a respiratory condition, keep their medication 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.

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Fraser Island – vegetation fire as at 5pm Mon 9 Dec

Queensland Fire and Emergency Services (QFES) is aware of a vegetation fire burning in inaccessible country in the vicinity of the Snout Point firebreak on the southern end of Fraser Island. QFES crews will continue to assist the Queensland Parks and Wildlife Service (QPWS) to monitor and patrol the area over the coming days. Information about track closures or camping restrictions can found at: https://parks.des.qld.gov.au/park-alerts/. There is no threat to property at this time, however smoke from this fire will continue to affect residents in the surrounding areas, including Hervey Bay, Rainbow Beach, Tin Can Bay, Maaroom, Boonooroo, Poona, Tinnanbar, Tuan, Tiaro, Maryborough, Bauple, Glenwood, Gunalda and Mungar. Residents are asked to close windows and doors and if suffering from a respiratory condition, keep their medication 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.

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Fraser Island – vegetation fire as at 9.15am Mon 9 Dec

Queensland Fire and Emergency Services (QFES) is aware of a vegetation fire burning in inaccessible country in the vicinity of the Snout Point firebreak on the southern end of Fraser Island. QFES crews are assisting the Queensland Parks and Wildlife Service (QPWS) to monitor and patrol the area. Information about track closures or camping restrictions can found at: https://parks.des.qld.gov.au/park-alerts/. There is no threat to property at this time, however smoke from this fire will continue to affect residents in the surrounding areas, including Hervey Bay, Rainbow Beach, Tin Can Bay, Maaroom, Boonooroo, Poona, Tinnanbar, Tuan, Tiaro, Maryborough, Bauple, Glenwood, Gunalda and Mungar. Residents are asked to close windows and doors and if suffering from a respiratory condition, keep their medication 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.

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Fraser Island – vegetation fire as at 5.50pm Sun 8 Dec

Queensland Fire and Emergency Services (QFES) is aware of a vegetation fire burning in inaccessible country in the vicinity of the Snout Point firebreak on the southern end of Fraser Island. QFES crews are assisting the Queensland Parks and Wildlife Service (QPWS) to monitor and patrol the area. Information about track closures or camping restrictions can found at: https://parks.des.qld.gov.au/park-alerts/. Smoke from this fire may affect residents in Rainbow Beach, Tin Can Bay, Maaroom, Boonooroo, Poona, Tinnanbar, Tuan, Tiaro, Maryborough, Bauple, Glenwood, Gunalda, Mungar and surrounding areas in the coming days. There is no threat to property at this time. Residents affected by smoke should close windows and doors, and keep respiratory medications close by if required. Motorists should drive with caution and to conditions. If you feel your property is under threat, call Triple Zero (000) immediately. 

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Fraser Island – vegetation fire as at 2pm Sun 8 Dec

Queensland Fire and Emergency Services (QFES) is aware of a vegetation fire burning in inaccessible country in the vicinity of the Snout Point firebreak on the southern end of Fraser Island. QFES crews are assisting the Queensland Parks and Wildlife Service (QPWS) to monitor and patrol the area. Information about track closures or camping restrictions can found at: https://parks.des.qld.gov.au/park-alerts/. Smoke from this fire may affect residents in Rainbow Beach, Tin Can Bay, Poona, Tinnanbar, Tuan, Tiaro and surrounding areas in the coming days. There is no threat to property at this time. Residents affected by smoke should close windows and doors, and keep respiratory medications close by if required. Motorists should drive with caution and to conditions. If you feel your property is under threat, call Triple Zero (000) immediately. 

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Fraser Island – vegetation fire as at 9.15am Sun 8 Dec

Queensland Fire and Emergency Services (QFES) is aware of a vegetation fire burning in inaccessible country in the vicinity of the Snout Point firebreak on the southern end of Fraser Island. QFES crews are assisting the Queensland Parks and Wildlife Service (QPWS) to monitor and patrol the area. Information about track closures or camping restrictions can found at: https://parks.des.qld.gov.au/park-alerts/. Smoke from this fire may affect residents in Rainbow Beach, Tin Can Bay, Noosa and the Sunshine Coast in the coming days. There is no threat to property at this time. Residents affected by smoke should close windows and doors, and keep respiratory medications close by if required. Motorists should drive with caution and to conditions. If you feel your property is under threat, call Triple Zero (000) immediately. 

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Fraser Island – vegetation fire as at 11.25am Sat 7 Dec

Queensland Fire and Emergency Services (QFES) is aware of a vegetation fire burning in inaccessible country in the vicinity of the Snout Point firebreak on the southern end of Fraser Island. Queensland Parks and Wildlife Service (QPWS) crews continue to monitor and patrol the area. Due to areas of active fire, residents in Rainbow Beach, Tin Can Bay, Noosa and several other pockets along the Sunshine Coast may be affected by smoke throughout the afternoon. There is no threat to property at this time. Residents affected by smoke should close windows and doors, and keep respiratory medications close by if required. Motorists should drive with caution and to conditions. If you feel your property is under threat, call Triple Zero (000) immediately. 

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Fraser Island – vegetation fire as at 11.45am Thurs 5 Dec

Queensland Fire and Emergency Services (QFES) is aware of a vegetation fire burning in inaccessible country in the vicinity of the Snout Point firebreak on the southern end of Fraser Island. Queensland Parks and Wildlife Service (QPWS) crews continue to monitor and patrol the area. Due to small areas of active fire, residents in the Wide Bay area may experience a large amount of smoke throughout the day. There is no threat to property at this time. Residents affected by smoke should close windows and doors, and keep respiratory medications close by if required. Motorists should drive with caution and to conditions. If you feel your property is under threat, call Triple Zero (000). 

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Fraser Island – vegetation fire as at 3.25pm Wed 4 Dec

Queensland Fire and Emergency Services (QFES) is aware of a vegetation fire burning in inaccessible country in the vicinity of the Snout Point firebreak on the southern end of Fraser Island. Queensland Parks and Wildlife Service (QPWS) crews continue to monitor and patrol the area. Due to small areas of active fire, residents may see an increased amount of smoke in the area throughout the day however there is no threat to property at this time. Residents affected by smoke should close windows and doors, and keep respiratory medications close by if required. Motorists should drive with caution and to conditions. If you feel your property is under threat, call Triple Zero (000). 

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Fraser Island – vegetation fire as at 9.10am Tues 3 Dec

Queensland Fire and Emergency Services (QFES) is aware of a vegetation fire burning to the south of the Snout Point firebreak on the southern end of Fraser Island. Queensland Parks and Wildlife Service (QPWS) crews are monitoring and patrolling the area. There is no threat to property at this time. Smoke is affecting the area, so residents should close windows and doors, and keep respiratory medications close by if required. Motorists should drive with caution and to conditions. If you feel your property is under threat, call Triple Zero (000) immediately.

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Fraser Island – vegetation fire as at 11.15am Sat 23 Nov

Queensland Fire and Emergency Services (QFES) is aware of a vegetation fire burning to the north of the Hook Point area and access roads on the southern end of Fraser Island. Queensland Parks and Wildlife Service (QPWS) crews are monitoring and patrolling the area. There is no threat to property at this time. Smoke is affecting the area, so residents should close windows and doors, and keep respiratory medications close by if required. Motorists should drive with caution and to conditions. If you feel your property is under threat, call Triple Zero (000) immediately.

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Fraser Island – vegetation fire as at 11.45am Wed 20 Nov

Queensland Fire and Emergency Services (QFES) is aware of a vegetation fire burning near the Hook Point area and access roads on the southern end of Fraser Island. Queensland Parks and Wildlife Service (QPWS) crews are monitoring and patrolling the area. There is no threat to property at this time. Smoke is affecting the area, so residents should close windows and doors, and keep respiratory medications close by if required. Motorists should drive with caution and to conditions. If you feel your property is under threat, call Triple Zero (000) immediately.