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 - 2000 / m3

Cheesewood
Logs $330 - $1000 / m3

Most Recent Tender Prices Accepted

STT Strahan - May 2021, prices accepted $/m3 at or rounded down to next $25 multiple.

Lot 1, Huon pine birds-eye / burl log - bids not accepted - open for direct offers until Fri 4 June 21

Lot 2, Huon pine log - $2675

Lot 3, Huon pine log - $1275

Lot 4, Huon pine - $2775

Lot 5, Huon pine - $3925

Lot 6, Huon pine - $3400

Lot 7, Huon pine - bids not accepted - open for direct offers until Fri 4 June 21

Lot 8, Huon pine - $900

Lot 9, Huon pine - bids not accepted - open for direct offers until Fri 4 June 21

Lot 10, Huon pine - bids not accepted - open for direct offers until Fri 4 June 21

Lot 10A, Huon pine - $1950

Lot 11, King Billy pine - $750

Lot 12, King Billy pine - $900

Lot 13, King Billy pine - $875

Lot 14, King Billy pine - $1250

Lot 15, King Billy pine - $500

Lot 16, Eucalypt, tear drop - $400

Lot 17, Eucalypt, tear drop - $275

Lot 18, Eucalypt, tear drop - no offer accepted

Lot 19, Eucalypt, tear drop - $375

Lot 20, Eucalypt, tear drop - $325

Lot 21, Eucalypt, tear drop - $325

Lot 22, Sassafras, spalted / black-heart - $500

Lot 23, Sassafras, spalted / black-heart - $500

Lot 24, Sassafras, spalted / black-heart - $500

Lot 25, Sassafras, spalted / black-heart - $1200

Lot 26, Blackwood - $400

Lot 27, Blackwood - no bid