Fire services are currently tending to a blaze west of Rockhampton.
Fire services are currently tending to a blaze west of Rockhampton.

Multiple crews on scene of Mt Morgan bushfire

FIRE crews are currently tending to a small vegetation fire at Mount Morgan, west of Rockhampton.

The blaze reportedly ignited around 10am at an Edward St address.

Two crews for now remain on scene monitoring the blaze.

It is understood to pose no threat to nearby surrounding properties.

Residents are urged to close their windows and doors due to possible smoke.



Long-serving jockey makes race riding return at Rocky

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John Stephens has been off the scene since last June.

Police charge two for alleged copper wire theft

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Both men were granted police bail and will face court on March 26.

LETTERS: Rocky artists can tap into funding

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Letters to the editor and Harry Bruce’s cartoon.