Tender Price Archive

Summarised Prices accepted in IST Tenders

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 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

Tea tree (leptospermum)
$150 - $200 / m3

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

Satin wood
Log $380 / m3

Musk
Log $290 / m3

Cheesewood
Logs $330 - $500 / m3

Most Recent Tender Prices

IST Geeveston- November 2018

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

Sassafras logs
Log 1, black-heart - $650 
Log 2, small black-heart - $650
Log 3, black-heart - $675 
Log 4, black-heart / spalted - $2600 
Log 5black-heart - $675 
Log 6, black-heart - $3,775 
Log 7, black-heart - $2,225
Log 8, black-heart - $975 
Lot 9, small black-heart - $2,225 
Log 10, black-heart - $2,100 
Log 11, small black-heart - $800
Log 12, black-heart - $2,600 

Leatherwood logs
Log 13 red-heart - $250 
Log 14, red-heart - $1,825 
Log 15 - red-heart / plain - $425
Log 16 - light red-heart - $500
Log 17 - red-heart - $1,825
Log 18 - red-heart - $1,800 
Log 19 - plain - $450
Log 20, plain - $550
Log 21, red-heart - $1,825 
Log 22, plain - $425

King Billy pine log
Log 23, old stock - $2,000

Celery-top pine logs
Log 24, fresh - $600
Log 25, ex dead tree - $675
Lot 26,  fresh - $775
Log 27, ex dead tree - no bid

Myrtle logs
Lot 28, - no bid

Lot 29 - flame & dark heart - $2,000

Huon pine craft log

Lot 30 - $975