Source: QLD Rural Fire Service
Watch and Act: 1226 Old Byfield Rd, Cobraball
PREPARE TO LEAVE: Cobraball (south-west of Yeppoon) grass fire as at 12.55pm Sat 9 Nov
Bushfire warning level: WATCH AND ACT
Queensland Fire and Emergency Services (QFES) advises there is a bushfire in Cobraball and conditions could get worse.
You need to be ready to follow your bushfire survival plan. If you do not have a plan, or intend to leave, you should be ready to leave the area because the situation could get worse quickly.
Currently as at 12.55pm, Saturday 9 November, a fast moving grass fire is travelling in a northerly direction from Old Byfield Road, Newby Road and Cobraball Road, Cobraball.
Fire crews are working to contain the fire but firefighters may not be able to protect every property. You should not expect a firefighter at your door.
People in the area will be affected by smoke, which will reduce visibility and air quality.
Call Triple Zero (000) immediately if you believe your property is under threat.
Response Date: 9/11/2019, 11:58 AM
Vehicles on Scene: 10
Vehicles on Route: 4
Last Update: 9/11/2019, 1:06 PM
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