AVOID SMOKE HAZARD REDUCTION BURN – Kolonga north of Gin Gin fire

Warning level:
ADVICE

Warning area:
Kolonga and surrounding suburbs

Smoke is currently affecting Kolonga and
surrounding suburbs. 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.

Impacts:


Reduced air quality may cause health impacts for some people.


Smoke may reduce visibility and affect driving conditions.


Traffic control will be in place along the Bruce Highway near Kolonga.

Further Information:


Further updates will be provided if required.

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