Tender Price Archive

Prices accepted in past IST Tenders, most at IST Geeveston 

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 - $300 - $500 / m3
Logs with burls or tear-drop figure - $250 - $900 / m3

Myrtle
Plain logs - $250 - $600 / m3   Old Downer logs - $200 - $950 / m3
Burled logs or stumps - $350 - $1200 / m3
Tiger figure in logs or shorts - $1,000 - $5,300 / m3

Celery-top pine
Logs - $400 - $1,800 / m3
Log shorts, 1.0 m - 1.5 m - $250 - $350 / m3
Pole size logs - $500 - $600 / m3

Blackwood
Logs, plain grain - $250 - $520 / m3
Log shorts, good+ quality, plain grain, $275 / m3
Logs with birds-eye figure - from $550 - $2,700/ m3
Stump sections with fiddle-back grain - $500 - $800 / m3
Logs with fiddle-back grain - up to $1900 / m3

Leatherwood
Logs (salvaged) plain to purple-heart - $250 - $1,750 / m3

Sassafras
Logs,  black-heart stain - $500 - $3,800 / m3, average quality $1500+ / m3, exceptional logs sold to $5,300 / m3
Sassafras logs, spalted - $350 - $1,650 / m3
Sassafras logs, plain colour - $500 - $1,500 / m3

Huon Pine
Craft logs or pieces - from $550 - $3,350 / m3

King Billy Pine craft pieces - $1,000 - $2,200 / m3

Silver Wattle logs
Plain - $160 - $425 / m
Log with figure $300 - $650 / m3

Banksia
Logs - $400 - $1,200 / m3

Ti tree (leptospermum)
$800 - $1,050 / m3 with red heart colour

Dorrell
Logs - $330 - $1,350 / m3

Satin wood
Log $380 / m3

Musk
Logs - log + burl $290 - $2650 / m3

Cheesewood
Logs $330 - $1000 / m3

Most Recent Tender Prices Accepted

IST Geeveston - June 2021, prices accepted $/m3 at or rounded down to next $25 multiple.

Log 1, Sassafras, black-heart - $750

Log 2, Sassafras, black-heart - $525

Log 3, Sassafras, black-heart & spalted - $1250

Log 4, Sassafras, black-heart - $1775

Log 5, Sassafras - $250

Log 6, Sassafras, black-heart - $1500

Log 7, Sassafras - $650

Log 8, Sassafras, black- heart / spalted - $1000

Log 9, Sassafras, black-heart / spalted - $800

Log 10, Sassafras, black-heart / spalted - $1900

Log 11, Sassafras, black-heart / spalted - $875

Log 12, Sassafras, black-heart, small - $925

Log 13, Sassafras, black-heart - $1825

Log 14, Sassafras, black-heart, small - $900

Log 15, Sassafras, black-heart - $700

Log 16, Sassafras, plain / spalted - $900

Log 17, Sassafras, black-heart - $4150

Log 18, Sassafras, black-heart - $1575

Log 19, Sassafras, plain / black-heart, small - $925

Log 20, Sassafras - $375

Log 21, Sassafras, black-heart / spalted - $1625

Log 22, Sassafras, black-heart / spalted - $1475

Log 23, Silver wattle - $450

Log 24, Silver wattle - $75

Log 25, Blackwood - $900

Log 26, Blackwood - $1300

Log 27, Eucalypt, tear drop - $200

Log 28, Eucalypt, tear drop - $800

Log 29, Eucalypt, gum eyes - $800

Log 30, Myrtle - $500

Log 31, Myrtle - $400

Log 32, Musk log with burls and root burl - $1150

Log 33, Musk log with root burl - $1350

Log 34, Musk log with root burl - $2175

Log 35, Musk log with root burl - $2650