Residents and staff at Fraser Island’s largest resort and the neighbouring village have been told to prepare to leave, with the fire warning this morning increased to Watch and Act level.
- More than 80,000 hectares of Fraser Island (K’Gari) have been blackened by the fire
- There are multiple fire fronts, the most concerning is near Kingfisher Bay Resort and Village
- Tour operators have backed calls for an inquiry into fire management and prevention
The Queensland Fire and Emergency Services…