Top official sought to downplay Fraser Island bushfire, internal documents reveal | ABC News

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A senior Queensland bureaucrat wanted to water down public messages about a raging bushfire on world heritage-listed Fraser Island (K’gari), worried “apocalyptic” headlines would scare off Christmas bookings.

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