Takura west of Hervey Bay – bushfire

Queensland Fire and Emergency Services (QFES) crews are on scene at a bushfire burning between Mungomery Road and Burgowan Road, Takura. This fire broke out yesterday and is posing no threat to property at this time. Firefighters are working to contain the blaze with the use of heavy machinery and will be conducting extensive backburning in the area throughout the day. Residents in Hervey Bay and surrounding communities may be affected by smoke. If affected, residents are asked to close windows and doors and if suffering from a respiratory condition, keep medications close by. Motorists should drive with caution and to conditions. If residents are concerned their property is under threat they are advised to call Triple Zero (000) immediately.

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