Seqwater will conduct a planned burn near Cormorant Bay at Wivenhoe Dam on Tuesday 6 September 2016, subject to weather conditions and other unforeseen delays.

The planned burn will occur on Seqwater land near Cormorant Bay and will take a few days to complete.

The recreation area at Cormorant Bay will not be affected, although smoke may drift and stay around for up to two weeks after the burn period.

Trained Seqwater personnel are working closely with Queensland Fire and Emergency Services and the local rural fire brigade.

Please remain vigilant and follow the directions of signage and staff on site if you are visiting the area. If you have a respiratory health condition, follow the advice of your health practitioner and in case of an emergency, call Triple Zero (000).