Leoncrop  TBW Newsgroup

Money grows on pine trees

A PROMINENT national timber industry association has warned the region’s plantation estate must grow to accommodate expansion in the processing sector. Australian Forest Products Association SA […]

Stuart And Adam Merrett (5)  TBW Newsgroup

Chips are down

A SLUMP in woodchip exports is driving a “worrying” downturn with reports emerging up to 100 jobs have been lost across the region’s forestry sector. It […]

Port Of Portland  TBW Newsgroup

Diverted ships ease port trade

A DECLINE in the number of Chinese woodfibre exports ships anchoring at the Port of Portland has triggered a reduction in hours for some workers in […]

Boy On Lizard  TBW Newsgroup

Creative Millicent play

A TIMBER sculpture crafted by Millicent artists Ant and Hat Martin features in a redeveloped public playground in suburban Adelaide. The local couple was commissioned by […]

Austim  TBW Newsgroup

Motion gains traction

THE State Labor Party will seek support for the establishment of an inquiry into log exports and the domestic supply to regional processors in the state’s […]

OFO extends sawlog export halt

THE region’s largest plantation owner will continue to halt sawlogs flowing out of the Port of Portland in a move to shore up supply to the […]