Firefighters and landholders should make the call on backburning

Judith Maizey
February 13 2024 - 2:00pm
Brooweena District Rural Fire Brigade secretary Lesley Brand. File pic
Brooweena District Rural Fire Brigade secretary Lesley Brand. File pic

An experienced member of the Queensland rural fire brigade wants people on the ground and not someone "in an office" to make the call on whether they backburn during a raging fire.

Judith Maizey

Judith Maizey

Journalist

Judith Maizey has worked as a journalist and communications specialist for more than 30 years throughout Queensland and NSW. Working for Queensland Country Life, she is always up for a chat and loves a good story. Contact 0417 546 616. E: judith.maizey@queenslandcountrylife.com.au

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