Source: QLD Rural Fire Service

Emergency Warning: 35 Koel Cct, Peregian Springs

LEAVE IMMEDIATELY: Peregian Springs/Peregian Beach/Peregian Breeze Estate and Marcus Beach bushfire as at 9.55pm Mon 9 Sept

The previous bushfire warning has changed.

Bushfire warning level: EMERGENCY WARNING

Queensland Fire and Emergency Services (QFES) advises there is a bushfire approaching Peregian Beach and Marcus Beach. Leaving immediately is the safest option, as it will soon be too dangerous to drive.

Follow your bushfire survival plan now. If you do not have a plan, your safest option is to leave immediately if it is clear to do so. If you cannot leave, identify where you will seek shelter from the bushfire. If you are not in the area, do not return, as conditions are too dangerous.

Currently as at 9.55pm Monday 9 September, a fast-moving fire is travelling in a north-easterly direction from Emu Mountain Road towards Peregian Beach and Marcus Beach. It is impacting Peregian Beach and Marcus Beach.

The fire is expected to have a significant impact on the community.

Peregian Beach and Marcus Beach residents should evacuate in a northerly direction towards Noosa.

Residents of Peregian Breeze Estate should evacuate in a north-west direction along Old Emu Mountain Road and travel towards Noosa or Noosaville.

An evacuation centre is open for people travelling north at The J Theatre Noosa, 60 Noosa Dr, Noosa Heads or the Noosa Leisure Centre, Wallace Drive, Noosaville.

Residents in Tritonia Drive, Rowan Court, Waratah Court, Needle Court, Lupin Place and Kanooka Avenu
Response Date: 9/9/2019, 4:21 PM
Vehicles on Scene: 96
Vehicles on Route: 4
Last Update: 9/9/2019, 10:10 PM

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