Main street of Brooweena, with the post office in the foreground
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Brooweena is a town in the Wide Bay region of Queensland, Australia. The town is located in the Fraser Coast Regional Council local government area, 266 kilometres (165 mi) north of the state capital, Brisbane.
The town was established following the arrival of the railway in 1889. In 1915, the offices of the Shire of Woocoo were constructed in the town. A timber mill was established in 1924, ensuring the continuing existence of the town.
Brooweena has a number of heritage-listed sites, including:
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- "Brooweena". Sydney Morning Herald. Fairfax. 8 February 2004. Retrieved 30 November 2009.
- "Unofficial lagerphone record set in Brooweena". ABC Wide Bay. Australian Brooadcasting Corporation. 9 June 2009. Retrieved 30 November 2009.
- "War Memorial Bridge (entry 15743)". Queensland Heritage Register. Queensland Heritage Council. Retrieved 2013-07-07.
- "Brooweena War Memorial (entry 15744)". Queensland Heritage Register. Queensland Heritage Council. Retrieved 2013-07-07.
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