Beecher – vegetation fire

Queensland Fire and Emergency Services (QFES) advise that at as a result of hazard reduction burns in the Beecher and Mt Stowe State Forests, a lot of smoke is blowing towards Yeppoon and Rockhampton. There is no threat to property at this time. Residents should keep windows and doors closed and if suffering from a respiratory condition, keep medications close by. Motorists should drive with caution If residents are concerned their property is under threat, they are advised to call Triple Zero (000) immediately.

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