Queensland Fire and Emergency Services confirmed 10 homes have been destroyed at Peregian. It was later updated to one home with others damaged.
Streets are deserted around Peregian and Marcus Beach, except for those lending a hand to crews on the frontline. FOLLOW OUR LIVE UPDATES FROM THE SCENE HERE
A POLICEMAN'S voice blaring down Daniel Baum’s street alerted him to the fact his property was in danger.