UPDATE: Millstream - bushfire
14/01/2013 4:19:36 PM
Fifteen Queensland Fire and Rescue Service (QFRS) crews remain at the scene of a large fast-moving bushfire located west of Millstream Estate, near Dalrymple Drive, Millstream. The blaze, which started around 11:40am, has jumped The Millstream. Residents located between the western end of Millstream Parade and Waterview Close are advised to monitor the situation and remain vigilant. Residents in the area will continue to experience a large amount of smoke and motorists are urged to exercise caution and drive to conditions. People with respiratory conditions are advised to stay indoors, keep windows closed and also keep their medication close by. There continues to be no threat to property, however, if residents feel their home is under threat they should ring Triple Zero (000) immediately.
Contact for media enquiries: DCS media unit on (07) 3635 3310.