A fire is burning tonight at Peregian Springs.
A fire is burning tonight at Peregian Springs. Daniel Thorp

Fire crews battle bushfire, Sunshine Motorway closed

MULTIPLE Queensland Fire and Emergency Services crews are on scene at a bushfire burning near the Sunshine Motorway at Peregian Springs.

There is no threat to homes at this time.

A fire is burning tonight at Peregian Springs.
A fire is burning tonight at Peregian Springs. Sunshine Coast Council

Firefighters are working to contain the blaze which started at about 4pm today.

The Sunshine Motorway is closed in both directions.

A fire is burning tonight at Peregian Springs.
A fire is burning tonight at Peregian Springs. Sunshine Coast Council

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

Motorists should avoid the Sunshine Motorway while crews are working in the area and drive with caution and to conditions.

If residents are concerned their property is under threat they should contact Triple Zero (000) immediately.


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