gladstone fire

NEW FOR OLD: Safety campaign will offer free batteries

premium_icon NEW FOR OLD: Safety campaign will offer free batteries

Taking care of this one household device could save your life.

Free scrap metal collections for fire-affected residents

premium_icon Free scrap metal collections for fire-affected residents

SIMS Metal Collection and Council are helping provide the service.

Building owners urged to cut down on false fire alarms

Building owners urged to cut down on false fire alarms

Unwanted call-outs account for about 25 per cent of QFES jobs.

UPDATE: Firefighters gain control of massive Rosedale blaze

UPDATE: Firefighters gain control of massive Rosedale blaze

Firefighters had warned they would be unable to protect properties.

FIREWATCH: Aldoga bushfire smoke to remain into the evening

FIREWATCH: Aldoga bushfire smoke to remain into the evening

QFES has issued a warning for residents to close doors and windows.

UPDATE: Firefighters gain control of Mount Larcom bushfire

UPDATE: Firefighters gain control of Mount Larcom bushfire

Crews from Gladstone were called to assist this afternoon.

UPDATE: Boyne Valley blaze continues to burn

UPDATE: Boyne Valley blaze continues to burn

The fire broke out shortly before midday and quickly jumped the road

Working with the community

Working with the community

A Rural Fire Service firefighter informs a local resident of the situation.

Backburning

Backburning

A Rural Fire Service firefighter burns off potential fuel along Gladstone Monto...

Monitoring the blaze

Rural Fire Service area training and support officer Dan Schneider addresses the...

Bushfire on Gladstone Monto Rd

Bushfire on Gladstone Monto Rd

BUSHFIRE: The blaze has burnt through hundreds of acres of bushland around the...

Man freed by firefighters after finger crushed in car engine

Man freed by firefighters after finger crushed in car engine

The man has since been taken to Gladstone Hospital.

Smoke billows from Wurdong during burn-off

Smoke billows from Wurdong during burn-off

Smoke from the burn-off could be seen across Gladstone.

Home destroyed by fire removed three months later

Home destroyed by fire removed three months later

An excavator was brought in to demolish the old Queenslander.

Yarwun fire expected to burn for several more days

Yarwun fire expected to burn for several more days

The fire can still be seen from vantage points across Gladstone.

UPDATE: Employees allowed back inside Stockland stores

UPDATE: Employees allowed back inside Stockland stores

Smoke was smelled at Stockland's Coles, Kmart and Target stores.

Yarwun bushfire reaches Mount Stowe Forest

Yarwun bushfire reaches Mount Stowe Forest

Firefighters were unable to control the blaze yesterday.

West Stowe drone footage

West Stowe drone footage

The grass fire is believed to have started in the rail corridor.

Firefighters free man 'stuck in balcony' at West Gladstone

Firefighters free man 'stuck in balcony' at West Gladstone

Firefighters were called in shortly before 11am.

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