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Planned burn - Aldgate Crescent

Applies 3–8 June 2020

This alert applies to the following park:

Queensland Parks and Wildlife Service (QPWS) will conduct a planned burn in Nerang National Park from Wednesday 3 to Friday 5 June 2020 (weather permitting), 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 Pacific Pines, Gaven, Nerang, Mount Nathan, Guanaba, and Maudsland. 

Persons with respiratory or other health problems should seek medical advice on mitigating the effects of smoke inhalation.

During the planned burn the following areas will be closed to public access:

  • Kopps Break entry from Wunburra Circuit;
  • Kopps Break from emergency marker NG33 to NG34;
  • Saltwater Break from emergency marker NG34 to NG35;
  • Saltwater Break entry from Aldgate Crescent; and
  • The area bound by these breaks and Aldgate Crescent, Pacific Pines.

Please see the Nerang National Park map for information on emergency marker locations.

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

Commercial tour operators and other permit or agreement holders are not permitted to enter closed areas.

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Last updated:
26 May 2020