It will be the end of an era when the Brooweena sawmill closes on Thursday after Workplace Health and Safety told the mill's owners they could no longer use the number one bench.
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THE Brooweena sawmill is no more. Robertson Brothers held a barbecue for its staff on Thursday afternoon, thanking them for their hard work and dedication.
MARYBOROUGH MP Anne Maddern will meet with management and staff of the Brooweena sawmill on Thursday.
A BAND of brothers is unloading the final order of timber and enjoying the final days at a job that is also the heart of a town.
EDITORIAL: The town of Brooweena grew up around its sawmill, established nearly 90 years ago.
THE closure of the Brooweena Sawmill will have a devastating effect on the small, close-knit community.