Tallebudgera Valley fire still burning

SMOKE haze is still lurking on the Gold Coast, with a grass fire continuing to burn in Tallebudgera Valley.

Three Queensland Fire and Emergency Services crews are keeping an eye on the blaze which is burning within containment lines near Wisteria Court, Monday Drive and Brackenfield Court.

The fire, which started on Tuesday, poses no threat to property and crews will remain on scene throughout the day to monitor containment lines.


Smoke is expected to continue to affect properties around Reedy Creek and surrounding suburbs.

Residents are advised to close windows and doors and keep medication on hand if suffering from a respiratory illness.

Motorists in the area are reminded to slow down if smoke is over the road and be mindful of emergency services personnel operating in the area.