Fireys Thanked For Service

Fireys Thanked For Service

Member for Nanango Deb Frecklington was the special guest at Nanango Fire Station last Monday night to congratulate local firefighters on their efforts.

More Fire Support Available

More Fire Support Available

The Federal and State governments have activated further relief measures for farmers and councils affected by bushfires in southern Queensland.

Local Fire Ban Extended

Local Fire Ban Extended

The local fire ban in the South and North Burnett, Cherbourg and Gympie council areas has been extended to 11:59pm next Monday (November 13).

Grass Fire Burns Near Homes

Grass Fire Burns Near Homes

Large clouds of grey and black smoke billowed from a large grass fire burning near Barber Street in Cherbourg on Tuesday afternoon.

Second Fire At Broadway Hotel

Second Fire At Broadway Hotel

A rear section of the Broadway Hotel in Kingaroy was badly damaged by fire on Saturday afternoon, the second blaze at the building in less than a year.

Garden Shed Gutted

Garden Shed Gutted

A small garden shed in Nanango was gutted by a fire which broke out in the early hours of Saturday morning.

Bushfire At Charlestown

Bushfire At Charlestown

Eleven fire crews were called on Thursday afternoon to a vegetation fire burning in the Charlestown area near Wondai.

Fire ‘Spotting’ Towards Forestry

Fire ‘Spotting’ Towards Forestry

Firefighters were taking action on Tuesday afternoon to stop the Maidenwell fire, which has been burning since Sunday, from heading into the forestry area to the east of the town.

Big Boost For Booie Rise Firies

Big Boost For Booie Rise Firies

Booie Rise Rural Fire Brigade is now the proud owner of a LandCruiser GXL light attack vehicle, thanks to the Rural Fire Brigades Association of Queensland.