HAZARD REDUCTION BURNS: Caboolture, Elimbah and Griffin

Council will be conducting hazard reduction burns at:

  • Caboolture – Parish Road Park – Saturday 14 July (see image 1)
  • Griffin – Vanilla Avenue Park – Sunday 15 July (see image 2)
  • Elimbah – Watttlebird Road – Monday 16 July (see image 3)
Caboolture - Parish Road Park - Saturday 14 July (Credit: Moreton Bay Regional Council)
Image 1: Caboolture – Parish Road Park – Saturday 14 July (Credit: Moreton Bay Regional Council)

 

Griffin - Vanilla Avenue Park - Sunday 15 July (Credit: Moreton Bay Regional Council)
Image 2: Griffin – Vanilla Avenue Park – Sunday 15 July (Credit: Moreton Bay Regional Council)

 

Elimbah - Watttlebird Road - Monday 16 July (Credit: Moreton Bay Regional Council)
Image 3: Elimbah – Watttlebird Road – Monday 16 July (Credit: Moreton Bay Regional Council)

 

Residents in these locations and surrounding areas may notice smoke during and after the burn.

People should keep away from the burn during and in the days following the event.

Asthmatics and people sensitive to smoke are advised to stay indoors and keep their windows and doors closed.

Motorists in the area should drive to the conditions. Pets and livestock should be secured, if necessary.

Council hazard reduction burn crews work closely with the Queensland Fire and Emergency Services to undertake planned burns.

For more information about council’s planned burns program, visit: www.moretonbay.qld.gov.au/plannedburns

Helpful resources are available from the Rural Fire Service website at www.ruralfire.qld.gov.au

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