In conjunction with the local rural fire brigades and traditional owners fuel reduction burns will be conducted on Saturday the 4th of August throughout the conservation zone in Aura – See map for locations.
Queensland Fire and Emergency Services (QFES) crews will be in control of the two burn sites, located south of Bells Creek north.
Residents in Aura may be affected by a smoke haze throughout the afternoon and are asked to follow the below recommendations
- Close windows and doors
- Take in washing
- Limit outdoor activities if smoke becomes a nuisance
- keep medications close by, If suffering from a respiratory condition
- Motorists should drive with caution and to conditions
If you are concerned your property is under threat please call Triple Zero (000) immediately.