Controlled burns – Macleay Island 24 – 26 July 2019


Redland City Council Parks & Conservation crews, along with the Macleay Island Rural Fire Brigade, will be undertaking multiple planned burns starting today Wednesday 24 July and going through to Friday 26 July 2019.

Planned burns will commence each day at approximately 9:30am (weather permitting).

Macleay Island locations:

  • 77-95 Beelong Street
  • 15-25 Kardinia Street
  • 1-25 Balaka Street
  • 2-16 Balaka Street
  • 16-18 Benowa Street
  • 14 Kestrel Street
  • 28-34 Southsea Terrace

It is appreciated that these burns may cause some inconvenience, however all attempts will be made to limit any smoke hazards from the work.

Traffic management (advisory signs and smoke hazard signs) will be in place as a contingency, in case smoke presents a hazard to the localised Streets, Traffic Control will be present if necessary.

Motorists are advised to drive with caution and to conditions.

Residents should close windows and doors, and keep medications close by if suffering a respiratory condition.

For more information about Council’s planned burn program, please visit our Controlled Burns webpage.