Large Air Tanker Helps Tackle Fire on Queensland's Fraser Island

The Queensland Fire and Emergency Services said on November 17 they were continuing to work with the Queensland Parks and Wildlife Service to contain a bush fire on Fraser Island.

Multiple aircraft, including a large air tanker, or LAT, were being used, the service said.

The Queensland government had a wildfire alert in place for Fraser Island, which has been in place since the blaze began on October 14. A number of camping areas and roads were closed. Credit: Queensland Fire and Emergency Services – QFES via Storyful