Hotel on fire at Calliope
UPDATE 1.10pm: Firefighters have extinguished an advertising sign after it caught fire on top of the Railway Hotel at Calliope.
UPDATE 1pm: Patrons have been evacuated from a Calliope hotel after reports that its roof is on fire.
Further reports from the scene say an electrical sign on top of the hotel is "fully involved''.
BREAKING 12.50pm: Emergency services are responding to a report of a hotel on fire at Calliope.
Initial reports suggest patrons are hosing down the roof of the building. Flames are visible.