Toolara Forest north-east of Gympie – vegetation fire

Queensland Fire and Emergency Services (QFES) crews are currently on scene at a vegetation fire burning near Tin Can Bay Rd, Toolara Forest (near Kellys Lookout). This fire broke out earlier today and is posing no threat to property at this time. Firefighters are working to contain the blaze. Residents may be affected by a smoke haze into the evening. 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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