Tender Prices

The prices shown below are based on prices accepted per cubic metre and indicate the range of offers expected for special timbers material offered for sale by tender. Of course each tender contains different material and competition for logs varies from tender to tender. The price range of dollars per cubic metre shown for each material type approximates prices offered for the range of tendered logs, from smaller good quality logs up to the larger, highest quality pieces.

Eucalypt logs with fiddle-back grain - $200 - $330 / m3

Eucalypt logs with burls or tear-drop figure - $250 - $500 / m3

Myrtle, plain logs - $250 - $600 / m3

Myrtle, burled logs or stumps - $350 - $900 / m3

Myrtle, tiger figure in logs or shorts - $1,000 - $5,300 / m3

Celery-top pine logs - $300 - $1,000 / m3

Celery-top pine log shorts, 1.0 m - 1.5 m - $250 - $350 / m3

Blackwood logs, plain grain - $250 - $460 / m3

Blackwood log shorts, good+ quality, plain grain, $275 / m3

Blackwood logs with birds-eye figure - from $550 - $2700/ m3

Blackwood stump sections with fiddle-back grain - $500 - $800 / m3

Blackwood logs with fiddle-back grain - up to $1900 / m3

Leatherwood logs (salvaged) plain to purple-heart - $250 - $1300 / m3

Sassafras logs with black-heart stain - $1,000 - $3,000 / m3 with exceptional logs to $5,000 / m3

Sassafras logs, plain colour - $1,000 - $1,500 / m3

Huon Pine craft logs or pieces - from $550 - $2,700 / m3.

Banksia logs - $800 - $1,200 / m3

Tea tree (leptospermum) $150 - $200 / m3

Dorrell logs - $330 - $1350 / m3

Wattle logs, plain - $170 - $200 / m

Wattle log with figure - $250 / m3

Satin wood log $380 / m3

Musk log $290 / m3

Cheesewood logs $330 - $500 / m3

 

Prices accepted in the tender at Forestry Tasmania, Strahan, December 2016, (rounded down to next $25/m3 multiple)

Lot 1, Huon pine log, burl + figured wood, $2225 / m3

Lot 2, Huon pine log, VHQ birds-eye wood, $3350 / m3

Lot 3, Huon pine half log slab, burls, birds-eye and figured wood, $2825 / m3

Lot 4, Huon pine log with burls and birds-eye, HQ, $2950 / m3

Lot 5, Huon pine half log slab, burl, birds-eye and figured wood, HQ, $2725 / m3

Lot 6, Huon pine stump, sculpture grade or table base, $525 / m3

Lot 7, Huon pine stump, sculpture piece or table base, $750 / m3. 

 

Prices accepted in the IST Geeveston January  2017 Tender, (rounded down to next $25 multiple)

Log 1, Sassafras with black-heart and spalted, $1350 / m3

Log 2, Sassafras with black-heart & spalted, no bid

Log 3, Sassafras with black-heart,  $800 / m3

Log 4, Sassafras with black-heart & spalted,  no bid

Log 5, Sassafras with black-heart & spalted, no bid

Log 6, Sassafras with black-heart & spalted, no bid

Log 7, Silver wattle log,  $275 / m3

Log 8, Silver wattle log, $325 / m3

Lot 9, Silver wattle log, no bid

Lot 10, Celery-top pine log, $1,000 / m3

Lot 11, Celery-top pine log,  $900 / m3

Lot 12, Celery-top pine log, $425 / m3

Lot 13, Eucalypt log with figure, $350 / m3

Lot 14, Eucalypt log with figure, $350 / m3

Lot 15, Myrtle log, $250 / m3

Lot 16, Myrtle log, $250 / m3

Lot 17, Myrtle log, red downer, $675 / m3

Lot 18, Huon pine craft log, $925 / m3

Lot 19, Huon pine craft log, $1,000 / m3

Lot 20, Huon pine craft log, $1200 / m3

Lot 21, Eucalypt burl, $675 / m3

Lot 22, Myrtle and blackwood timber squares, offer not accepted

Lot 23, Myrtle boards, offer not accepted

Lot 24, Celery-top pine boards, $900 / m3.

Updated 6 February 2017