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 - $675 / 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 - $1,100 / m3

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

Blackwood logs, plain grain - $250 - $520 / 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,  black-heart stain - $1,000 - $3,000 / m3 with exceptional logs to $5,000 / m3

Sassafras logs, spalted - $350 - $1650 / m3

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

Huon Pine craft logs or pieces - from $550 - $3,350 / 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 IST Geeveston May  2017 Tender, (rounded down to next $25 multiple)

Log 1, Sassafras, black-heart & spalted - offers not accepted

Log 2, Sassafras with black-heart, $650 / m3

Log 3, Sassafras, spalted - $1650 / m3

Log 4, Sassafras, spalted -  $350 / m3

Log 5, Sassafras, spalted -  $1625 / m3

Log 6, Sassafras, black-heart & spalted - $2100 / m3

Log 7, Blackwood - no bids

Log 8, Blackwood - $450 / m3

Lot 9, Blackwood -  $500 / m3

Log 10, Leatherwood spalted - $275 / m3

Log 11, Leatherwood, spalted - $350 / m3

Lot 12, Leatherwood spalted - $350 / m3

Lot 13, Eucalypt, tear drop - no bids 

Log 14, Eucalypt, tear drop - $675 / m3

Log 15, Eucalypt, tear drop - $675 / m3

Log 16, Eucalypt, tear drop - no bids

Log 17, Myrtle log, burls - $250 / m3

Log 18, Celery-top pine log, $1100 / m3

Log 19,  Huon pine craft log - bids not accepted 

Log 20, Myrtle squares, 100 mm, seasoned - no bids

Log 21Smart oak block, eucalypt - no bid 

Log 22, Smart oak block, eucalypt - no bid 

Log 23, Smart oak blocks, blackwood - no bid

Updated  5 June 2017

 

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.