Ipswich home fully engulfed in flames
Ipswich home fully engulfed in flames

BREAKING: Ipswich home 'engulfed in flames in seconds'

A HOME at 282 Brisbane Street West Ipswich has been engulfed in flames this evening. 

Dramatic photos and footage from the scene show the old Queenslander is completely ablaze. 

A spokeswoman from the Queensland Fire and Emergency Service said there were three crews on the scene and two more en route. 

Local fire-service personnel were able to confirm none of the resident were trapped in the blaze. 


Bushfire reported near Glen Esk

Bushfire reported near Glen Esk

People in the area may be affected by smoke

Newly planted trees stolen straight out of soil in parklands

Newly planted trees stolen straight out of soil in parklands

The group planted 35 trees for National Tree Day earlier this year.

UPDATE: Fire sweeps through estimated 3000 hectares

UPDATE: Fire sweeps through estimated 3000 hectares

The fire is still burning, now hitting an estimated 3000 hectares

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