Nanum near Weipa – bushfire

Queensland Fire and Emergency Services (QFES) crews are on scene at a bushfire burning near John Evans Drive, in the vicinity of Kerr Point Drive, Nanum. There is no threat to property at this time and crews are working to contain the blaze. Firefighters may be backburning and smoke may affect the area. Traffic restrictions may also be in place. Motorists should drive with caution and to conditions. If residents are affected by smoke they should close windows and doors. Those suffering from a respiratory condition should keep their medication close by. If residents are concerned their property is under threat they are advised to call Triple Zero (000) immediately.

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