UPDATE Spena Road (Mareeba) – vegetation fire
12/4/2012 5:51:10 PM
Queensland Fire and Rescue Service (QFRS) crews will monitor a vegetation fire that will burn overnight in the vicinity of Spena Road, Mareeba. The fire has been burning since 11.30am. The fire is under control and there is currently no threat to properties. A large smoke haze may be seen in the area. Motorists are advised to drive to conditions. Residents are advised to keep their doors and windows closed and if they suffer from respiratory illnesses, keep medication close by. If you feel your home is at threat, dial Triple Zero (000).
Contact for media enquiries: DCS media unit on (07) 3635 3310.