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Fraser Island bushfire burning on two fronts as Kingfisher Bay Resort guests told to leave and weather conditions worsen – ABC News

The Kingfisher Bay Resort orders guests to leave the island by 10:30am today as a precautionary measure, while more than 350 campers are told to limit their movements…



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Guests at Fraser Island’s largest resort have been told to leave this morning as a “significant fire” continues to burn with fire crews expecting north-westerly winds and conditions similar to yesterday.
Key points:

  • Kingfisher Bay Resort guests will depart the island by 10:30am today
  • Extra ferry services have been put on to take them to the mainland
  • The fire has burnt through 74,000 hectares over the past six weeks

Superintendent James Haig said there were currently two fire fronts, one north of Kingfisher…

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