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 - $675 / m3

Myrtle
Plain logs - $250 - $600 / m3
Burled logs or stumps - $350 - $900 / m3
Tiger figure in logs or shorts - $1,000 - $5,300 / m3

Celery-top pine
Logs - $400 - $1,100 / 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 - $1,600 / m3

Sassafras
Logs,  black-heart stain - $500 - $3,800 / m3, average quality $1500+ / m3, exceptional logs sold to $5,000 / 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

Wattle logs
Plain - $160 - $200 / m
Log with figure - $250 / m3

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

Ti tree (leptospermum)
$150 - $400 / m3 with heart colour

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

Satin wood
Log $380 / m3

Musk
Log $290 / m3

Cheesewood
Logs $330 - $500 / m3

Most Recent Tender Prices

STT Strahan & STT Smithton 2019

Prices accepted $ per cubic metre, (rounded down to next $25 multiple)

Celery-top pine logs
Log 1   - not sold
Log 2    - not sold
Log 3    - not sold
Log 4    - not sold
 

Huon pine logs

Log 5 - with burls $2900 
Log 6 -  with burls $1850
Log 7 - with burls / birdseye $1050
 

King Billy pine

Log 8 - large split flitch - $1900

Log 9 - $550
Log 10 -  $550

Huon pine
Log 11 - with burls - $2850

Log 12 - poles - $1000

Log 13 - limb wood pieces - $1500

Sassafras logs

Log 14 - black-heart - $2950
Log 15 - black-heart - $3050

Log 16  - black-heart - $2950

Myrtle

Log 17 - two pieces with tiger - $2000
 

Sassafras 

Log 18 - black-heart & spalted - $2050

Log 19 - black-heart - $1800

Blackwood 

Log 20 - not sold

Log 21 - not sold

Log 22 - not sold