Smoke warning as hazard burns continue on Gold Coast

Residents in Arundel and surrounding suburbs are being warned to expect smoke in the area with a hazard reduction burn due to get underway today.

Crews will conduct the burn in The O’Brien & Proud Families Park at Arundel, weather permitting.

The burn will concentrate on an area bordered by Brisbane Rd, Arun Drive and behind the industrial area on Harrington St.


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The operation is expected to continue until Friday.

Smoke could impact parts of Arundel as well as Coombabah, Parkwood and Biggera Waters.

Residents are urged to close their windows, bring in the washing and take care if suffering from a medical condition.

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