Ballandean south of Stanthorpe – grass fire

Queensland Fire and Emergency Services (QFES) crews are currently responding to a grass fire burning near Rees Road, on the eastern side of the New England Highway, Ballandean. This fire broke out earlier today. Nearby residents may be affected by a smoke haze throughout the day. Residents are asked to close windows and doors and if suffering from a respiratory condition, keep medications close by. Motorists should drive with caution and to conditions. If residents are concerned their property is under threat they are advised to call Triple Zero (000) immediately.

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