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Vegetation Fire At Lamberts Beach (Near Mackay)

A vegetation fire has sparked at Lamberts Beach, near Mackay.

Queensland Fire and Emergency Services (QFES) crews are located south of Pacific Esplanade and Scawfell Avenue.

This fire broke out on Tuesday and is posing no threat to property at this time.

Firefighters are working to contain the blaze with the assistance of aerial support.

Residents may be affected by a smoke haze throughout the afternoon.

Residents are asked to close windows and doors and if suffering from a respiratory condition, keep medications close by.

Motorists should drive with caution and to conditions.

If residents are concerned their property is under threat, they are advised to call Triple Zero (000) immediately