A fire is burning at Beelbi Creek.
A fire is burning at Beelbi Creek.

UPDATE: Fire crews continue to battle blaze near Bay

UPDATE: Fire crews have contained a fire at Beelbi Creek and will continue to monitor and patrol throughout the day.

The fire is burning in the vicinity of Beelbi Creek Rd and Dawson Rd.

It is posing no threat to property at this time.

EARLIER: There is no current threat to properties, but residents at Beelbi Creek are being warned of a bushfire that is burning nearby and being urged to keep up to date and decide what actions to take if the situation changes.

The fire is burning in the vicinity of Beelbi Creek Rd and Dawson Rd.

People in the surrounding areas, including Burrum Town, Howard and Pacific Haven may be affected by smoke which will affect air quality and visibility.

Motorists are being urged to drive with caution in the area.