Fire Ban - North Stradbroke Island - 22 December 16
The Queensland Fire and Emergency Service (QFES) has declared a fire ban on North Stradbroke Island from 12:01am Friday 23 December 2016 to 11:59pm Monday 30 January 2017.
All permits to light fires previously issued are hereby cancelled.
Please note: Power tools such as the ones listed below can be used, however QFES encourages people use such equipment with extreme care and take precautions to ensure that there is adequate equipment available to extinguish any fire that may start. This should include having a person available to watch out and take necessary action for any ignitions that occur.
• Grinding equipment
• Mechanical slashers
• Equipment that when used may cause ignition of vegetation
Residents are advised to contact triple zero (000) if they see a fire.
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