Mareeba Shire Council wishes to advise residents that Mareeba Shire Council Officers will be conducting a controlled burn along the Granite Creek reserve, behind Ward Street.

Date: Wednesday 27 June 2018

Time: From 7:00am (weather permitting)

It is advisable for residents within this vicinity to remove any clothing from clothes lines during this operation. Residents who suffer respiratory problems may have to take adequate precautions to avoid the smoke.

The planned hazard reduction burn will reduce the fuel loads and help to protect life and property during the wildfire season.

For further details, please contact Council’s Fire Control Coordinator, Mr Graham Fox on 0429 171 762.