03/Nov/2019 02:27 PM
QLD Poison Creek Rd & Railway Ave, Cooktown, Alert Level: Advice Reported: 2019-11-03T00:54:57+10:00 Current Status: Going Details:
STAY INFORMED: Cooktown grass fire as at 7.25pm Sun 3 Nov
The previous bushfire warning level has changed.
Bushfire warning level: ADVICE
Queensland Fire and Emergency Services (QFES) advises there is a bushfire in Cooktown.
You need to keep up to date and decide what actions you will take if the situation changes.
Currently as at 7.25pm, Sunday 3 November, a grass fire is burning within containment lines in the vicinity of Wilton Access Road and Poison Creek Road, Cooktown. Crews will remain on scene to strengthen containment lines.
People in the area will be affected by smoke, which will reduce visibility and air quality.
Properties are not under direct threat at this time. Call Triple Zero (000) immediately if you believe you or your property is under threat.
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