Planned Burns - Kingfisher South East and Boorangoora (Lake McKenzie), K'gari (Fraser Island).

Category:
Announcement
Applies:
25—29 July 2021
Published:
22 July 2021 1:27pm
ID:
21176

This alert applies to the following parks:

Queensland Parks and Wildlife Service (QPWS) will conduct planned burns between Sunday 25 July 2021 and Wednesday 28 July 2021, as part of the annual hazard reduction/conservation management program for parks and forests. These burns are being undertaken to help protect life and property in the event of a wildfire. Smoke may be seen in the vicinity of K’gari (Fraser Island) and Great Sandy National Park. Persons with respiratory or other health problems should seek medical advice on mitigating the effects of smoke inhalation.

Please observe all signage, barriers and directions from rangers and do not enter closed areas.

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