queensland fire and emergency service

How to prepare for 'volatile' start to fire season

premium_icon How to prepare for 'volatile' start to fire season

Advice from South Burnett's rural inspector Marty Taylor.

Toowoomba region home burns to the ground

premium_icon Toowoomba region home burns to the ground

Investigations into the cause of this fire are yet to start

UPDATE: Crews on scene at D'Aguilar Highway crash

UPDATE: Crews on scene at D'Aguilar Highway crash

A QFES crew is on scene at the crash.

Gympie abseiler death - Police identify victim details

premium_icon Gympie abseiler death - Police identify victim details

Man, 64, suffered fatal injuries, say police and ambos

BREAKING: Fire breaks out near Swickers

BREAKING: Fire breaks out near Swickers

Smoke may affect residents and motorists in the area.

Keeping us afloat when no-one else can: Australia Day thanks

premium_icon Keeping us afloat when no-one else can: Australia Day thanks

Queensland Fire and Emergency Service says thanks to dedicated few

Boaties beware: rescue services 'not good enough'

premium_icon Boaties beware: rescue services 'not good enough'

Big reforms proposed for Cooloola Coast boating safety

House fire forces authorities to close street

House fire forces authorities to close street

Authorities are asking locals to stay away from May St.

Toddler hospitalised after stumbling on hot coals

Toddler hospitalised after stumbling on hot coals

Paramedics attended the burns incident.

Man in hospital after two-hour rescue operation

Man in hospital after two-hour rescue operation

The man was taken to Nanango Hospital just before 8am.

Fire bans to be lifted as weather cools

Fire bans to be lifted as weather cools

Decision to lift the bans were not made lightly.

'You're staring the monster in the face' when fighting fires

premium_icon 'You're staring the monster in the face' when fighting fires

'Fires don't feel your pain, they don't care.'

Fires heading towards Eungella State School

Fires heading towards Eungella State School

School and chalet under threat, fire edges closer

Heat continues as firefighters monitor blazes

Heat continues as firefighters monitor blazes

The fire ban is still in place across the region.

STAY INFORMED: Burnett crews fighting four fires

STAY INFORMED: Burnett crews fighting four fires

Motorists should use caution and drive to conditions.

FIRE BAN: Residents to stay alert as weather danger peaks

FIRE BAN: Residents to stay alert as weather danger peaks

Dry conditions, windy conditions and hot conditions are predicted.

Permits cancelled amid 'extreme' fire conditions

Permits cancelled amid 'extreme' fire conditions

FIRE permits have been cancelled in the South and North Burnett.

Crews on scene at Kingaroy car crash

Crews on scene at Kingaroy car crash

The vehicle came into contact with a structure.

Farleigh fuel stop re-opens after gas danger mitigated

Farleigh fuel stop re-opens after gas danger mitigated

Fire crews leave the scene after ensuring things are safe

Highway to be closed for several hours after truck fire

Highway to be closed for several hours after truck fire

UPDATE: Diversions in place for light vehicles.

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