Shadow Cabinet  TBW Newsgroup

Forests drive economy

STATE Opposition leader Peter Malinauskas verbally acknowledged the former Labor Government’s controversial sale of the forward timber rotations as a mistake to a smattering of applause […]

Firefightersweb TBW Newsgroup

Border fire support call

THE region’s forestry industry has called for cross-border firefighting resources to be significantly bolstered amid fire events destroying $18m worth of plantation estates. Industry leaders are […]

Forestry  TBW Newsgroup

Forestry industry takes key issues to top

ACCESS to timber resources and competing with export markets were two key issues flagged with Federal Assistant Forestry Minister Jonathon Duniam during a tour of the […]

Adam Bowe  TBW Newsgroup

Fatigue management guidelines completed

THE regional forestry industry has finalised a suite of fatigue management guidelines to minimise workplace injuries and deaths across the sector. These guidelines were triggered by […]

OPINION: Money can grow on trees

I NOTE calls from the forestry industry to plant a billion new trees and the issue of water rights, plus opportunities for our most important industry.Carbon credits is a core issue and one recent and accurate estimate is that an[…]

Forestry future confidence high

A LOCAL parliamentary leader has voiced his opinion of the future of forestry in the region following an announcement by OneFortyOne Plantations last week. […]