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Great Keppel fires 'arson' say police

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Two suspicious fires on Great Keppel Island on Saturday are being treated as arson, and police are urging anyone with vision or images to contact them.

Fire completely destroyed an unoccupied employee accommodation buildings at the former Great Keppel Island Resort - then a fire started in a neighbouring building, causing extensive damage.

Forensic and arson investigators were processing the fire scene on Sunday.

Detectives are appealing for public assistance and are appealing for anyone in the area or on Fisherman’s Beach between 3pm and 5.30pm, who may have vision or photos of the area to contact police.

(Images: Queensland Police Service)