Flames burn within metres of homes at Peregian Springs.
Flames burn within metres of homes at Peregian Springs. Imogen Taylor

VIDEOS: Inside the Peregian Springs fire zone

STUNNING footage has emerged from within the Peregian Springs fire zone as many residents evacuate the area under threat from an unpredictable bushfire.

Queensland Fire and Emergency Services issued a Watch and Act bushfire alert about 5.30pm, urging people in the path of the fire to leave now.

It is currently threatening the Coolum State Primary School and a number of houses in the area.

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