Warning Level: ADVICE

Warning Area: Buxton

Smoke is currently affecting Buxton. This is a hazard reduction burn.

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.


– Reduced air quality may cause health impacts for some people.

– Smoke may reduce visibility and affect driving conditions.

Further Information:

– Further updates will be provided if required.

– Click here for current QFES incidents and warnings

– Click here for bushfire preparation tips

– Click here for smoke information

– Follow QFES on Facebook and Twitter

– Click here for road closure information or call 131940

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