QFES crews will be assisting with a permitted burn in the Blackbutt and Benarkin region on Wednesday.
QFES crews will be assisting with a permitted burn in the Blackbutt and Benarkin region on Wednesday. Tessa Mapstone

Permitted burn along the D'Aguilar Hwy

BLACKBUTT and Benarkin residents are urged to be cautious with a permitted burn being conducted along the D'Aguilar Hwy this week.

Queensland Fire and Emergency Crews will be assisting the South Burnett Regional Council with the permitted burn near Farrington Rd and D'Aguilar Hwy, Blackbutt on Wednesday, June 19.

A QFES spokesperson said smoke may affect the Blackbutt township and Benarkin into the evening.