Lightning strikes behind five bushfires

Lightning strikes behind five bushfires

This is the full list of Queensland bushfire alerts and evacuations

UPDATE: 'Stay informed' as Yerra fire in containment lines

UPDATE: 'Stay informed' as Yerra fire in containment lines

Residents are warned conditions could get worse

STAY INFORMED: Burrum Heads residents to be alert about fire

STAY INFORMED: Burrum Heads residents to be alert about fire

Burrum heads residents are being advised to 'keep up to date'


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