Maryborough RSL evacuated due to a fire.
Maryborough RSL evacuated due to a fire. Boni Holmes

Kitchen fire forces evacuation of Maryborough RSL

A KITCHEN fire has sparked an evacuation of the Maryborough RSL.

The Chronicle understands a bain-marie briefly caught alight on Tuesday morning.

Staff and patrons were evacuated as a precaution.

Firefighters are working to clear the area of smoke.



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