The Queensland Fire and Rescue Service (QFRS) worked to contain a large bushfire burning in the vicinity of Carmans Road, Monduran, northwest of Gin Gin and west of Monduran. The fire broke out around 1.30pm. Firefighters attended the blaze and actively worked to contain the fire over several hours.

There was no immediate threat to property, however residents who suffered or susceptible to respiratory illness were advised to remain indoors and keep their doors and windows shut. Motorists travelling in and around the area experienced hazardous conditions due to smoke haze.