North Stradbroke bushfire updates live: Monday 6 January 2014

We will be updating this page with all of the latest updates about the Straddie bushfires on Monday 6 January 2014.


Police have revoked the Public Safety Preservation Act on Stradbroke Island.

The PSPA, that was enacted on Saturday December 4 due to bushfire activity, was revoked at 5.38pm this evening.

Police would like to thank the public and media for their assistance during this time.

Anyone with information which could assist with this matter should contact Crime Stoppers anonymously via 1800 333 000 or 24hrs a day.

Crime Stoppers is a registered charity and community volunteer organisation working in partnership with the Queensland Police Service.

For all non-urgent police reporting or general police inquiries contact Policelink on 131 444 or 24hrs a day.


Reports of rain on #Straddie


North Stradbroke Island residents are advised to remain alert but not alarmed as the fight continues to keep control of a massive bushfire which has now burnt for eight days.

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Changes to Straddie waste collection services



New media release: Straddie bushfire update: 2pm Monday 6 January 2014


Watch Cameron Costello CEO of Quandamooka Yoolooburrabee Aboriginal Corporation and Chair of #Straddie Camping talk about what the fires mean to the traditional owners.


QFES Inspector Phil Wilson talking about the Straddie fires a short time ago.


Live updates – Straddie bushfire community meeting

Redland City Councillor Craig Ogilvie and Sgt Peter Twort provide an update on the bushfire situation below



New media release: Straddie Bushfire Update: 7.30am Monday 6 January 2014


Good morning, we’ve just updated our Straddie bushfire: Frequently Asked Questions

More Straddie bushfire information is available on:

Redland City Council website – – and Facebook page

Queensland Fire and Emergency Services website – – and Facebook page

Queensland Police website – – and Facebook page

Energex website   – – and Facebook page.