VISIT: The Premier is in the region to visit fire ravaged areas.
VISIT: The Premier is in the region to visit fire ravaged areas.

ROLLING: Premier visits Miriam Vale, meets evacuees

2.30PM: THE Premier has addressed the media in regards to the bushfire situation in Deepwater.

Premier Presser Miriam Vale:

She also met with interstate firefighters who just landed to help out with the efforts.

EARLIER: QUEENSLAND Premier Annastacia Palaszczuk has landed in Gladstone to assess the damage from the Deepwater fires.

She is here with the Queensland Fire and Emergency Services Commissioner Katarina Carroll, and will shortly make their way to Miriam Vale.

The Premier also thanked firefighters who are working non-stop to the control the blaze.

This is a developing news story, more to come.