Firefighters have brought a grassfire under control at Hydeaway Bay.
Firefighters have brought a grassfire under control at Hydeaway Bay. Laura Thomas

One crew on scene after Hydeaway Bay fire downgraded

UPDATE 5PM: One fire crew is on scene at a fire at Hydeaway Bay, which was initially reported to Queensland Fire Services to be a house fire.

A QFES spokeswoman confirmed crews discovered the blaze was a grassfire upon arrival at Gloucester Avenue.

"It's now under control and there's no properties under threat," she said.

Three fire crews initially responded to the scene, but two crews have since left.

The spokeswoman said one crew remained at the fire as the situation was still ongoing.

Crews were initially called to the Hydeaway Bay location at 3.30pm.

EARLIER: Emergency services are responding to reports of a house on fire at Hydeaway Bay.

A Queensland Fire and Emergency Services spokesman said the call had come in at 3.30pm, with the structure 'well involved'.

He said three fire crews were currently en route to the location, which is believed to be located near the end of Hydeaway Bay Drive, or the start of Gloucester Avenue.


With small steps for Hannah, we can end the terror at home

premium_icon With small steps for Hannah, we can end the terror at home

This is how family massacres impact our nation, writes SHERELE MOODY

Meet the team behind Australia’s most well behaved pets

premium_icon Meet the team behind Australia’s most well behaved pets

A dynamic duo of dog behaviourists know how to help.