Carbrook vegetation fire threat diminishes - final advice for Saturday 27 Feb 2016

Published: 27 Feb 2016 6:17pm

With the wind dropping the threat has diminished with 27 Queensland Fire and Emergency Services (QFES) crews remaining on the scene at a vegetation fire burning in the vicinity of Beenleigh Redland Bay Road, Dee Court, Habermann Road, Coorang Road, Lagoon Road, Teviot Road and Shears Road, Carbrook, Logan.

The blaze is now burning safely within containment lines and will continued to be monitored overnight, with firefighters working to strengthen these lines.

There is no threat to homes at this time however a smoke haze is likely to affect the area.

Motorists are advised to drive with caution and to conditions.

Residents are asked to close windows and doors and to keep medications close by if they have a respiratory condition.

If residents are concerned their property is under threat they are advised to call Triple Zero (000) immediately.