A CAR towing a trailer has driven off a Mooloolaba boat ramp this morning.

Emergency services reported the car and trailer were fully submerged in water about 10 am.

A female driver escaped the car as it was sinking, unharmed.

It's believed the owner of the car was watching on as it happened.

The car drove off the boat ramp about 10am
The car drove off the boat ramp about 10am

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.

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