Alert Level: Advice Reported (UTC): 2018-08-21T03:20:18 Current Status: Patrolled Details: <div><div><b>STAY INFORMED: Lower Mount Walker (near Ipswich) bushfire as at 5.50pm Tues 21 Aug </b></div><div><br /></div><div>Bushfire warning level: ADVICE</div><div><br /></div><div>Queensland Fire and Emergency Services (QFES) advises there is a bushfire in Lower Mount Walker.</div><div><br /></div><div>You need to keep up to date and decide what actions you will take if the situation changes.</div><div><br /></div><div>Currently as at 5.50pm Tuesday, 21 August a bushfire is travelling in a north-easterly direction from Mount Forbes Road towards Brass Road.</div><div><br /></div><div>Firefighters, with the support of water bombing aircraft, have contained the fire. Crews will continue to strengthen containment lines into the evening.</div><div><br /></div><div>People in the area will be affected by smoke, which will reduce visibility and air quality.</div><div><br /></div><div>Properties are not under direct threat at this time. Call Triple Zero (000) immediately if you believe you or your property is under threat.</div></div><div><br /></div><div>More information: bit.ly/2nUICPL</div>
The recent Queensland Parks and Wildlife Service (QPWS) planned burn on Woogoompah Island, part of Southern Moreton Bay Island National Park is continuing to burn in these dry conditions. Rangers are monitoring the fire which is burning within containment lines. Affected parks: Southern Moreton Bay Islands National Park.
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