Fire destroys property on western Darling Downs

A GRASS fire destroyed about 60 hectares of property in total at Marmadua about 30km south of Tara along the Moonie Hwy.

The Queensland Fire and Rescue Service was called about 5.10pm last night to attend with officers from urban and rural divisions dispatched.

A spokesperson said about 30 hectares is private property.


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