Fire service issues high fire danger warning for Central Qld

A VERY high grass fire danger rating is predicted for the Central Queensland region today.

A number of fires in the Barcaldine, Jericho and Blackall areas have been started by lightning strikes over the past few days.

The Queensland Fire and Rescue Service says that with further thunderstorms forecast, landowners are reminded to be vigilant about fires started by lightning on their properties.



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