STAY INFORMED – Black Snake west of Gympie fire

Warning level: ADVICE

Warning area: Kilkivan, Black Snake and Cinnabar

fire is currently burning at Black Snake.

What you should do:

Stay informed:

– Follow QFES on Facebookand Twitter.

– Listen to your local radio station

– Check the QFES current
bushfires dashboard

Keep medications close by.

Decide what you will do if the situation changes.

– If you have a bushfire survival plan, refer to it now.

– Identify where you will go and what you will take if you need to
leave. Advise family and friends of your plans.

Avoid smoke – stay indoors, close windows and doors, and avoid driving through
smoke where possible.

Be aware of firefighters working in the area.

If your life or property is threatened, call Triple Zero (000) immediately.


There is no threat to property at this time.

Reduced air quality may cause health impacts for some people.

Smoke may reduce visibility and affect driving conditions.

Roads may be closed.

Further information:

herefor current QFES incidents and warnings.

here for bushfire preparation tips.

Follow QFES on Facebookand Twitter.

here for road closure information or call 13 19 40.

here for smoke information.

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