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Queensland forest and timber industry bulletin

An occasional update that captures key activity related to Queensland’s forest and timber industry.


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September 2018
In this issue: A link to regional profiles about private native forests, plus the benefit of timber fact sheets released by Timber Queensland, and 2017-18 removals figures from DAF on state-owned native forest log timber and quarry material.

May 2018
In this issue: A link to a short film about the history of fire towers, and the socioeconomic status of Queensland’s forest and timber industry.

March 2018
In this issue: The launch of the sawmill safety campaign, the opportunities for timber at the Queen’s Wharf development, invitation to attend the 100-year celebrations of forest product research, and Forest Products Pocket Facts 2017 now available.

January 2018
In this issue: A publication on the advances in rotary peeling and manufacturing veneer products from small logs is available. The guide is a useful reference document for anyone wanting to learn more about peeling of small logs.

September 2017
In this issue: The QTimber website is now available, view a mapping platform for biomass feedstocks in Queensland, and boost your workplace management skills.

June 2017
In this issue: Support for Forest Industry workforce development plan, biosecurity awareness training is delivered to councils and private native forest extension program update.

January 2017
In this issue: Plantation layer update now complete with report and spatial data now available, view DAF Forest Products certification audit report, and read about the new National Centre for Timber Durability and Design Life.