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Vegetation Fire South Of Agnes Water


QFES Newsroom

A vegetation fire has broken out at Rules Beach, south of Agnes Water, on Tuesday.

Multiple Queensland Fire and Emergency Services (QFES) crews are currently on scene at a vegetation fire burning near Lindy Drive.

The fire broke out yesterday and is posing no threat to property at this time.

Firefighters are currently undertaking backburning operations in an effort to contain the blaze.

Nearby residents may be affected by a smoke haze throughout the afternoon.

Residents are asked to close windows and doors and if suffering from a respiratory condition, keep their 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.