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 - $1750 / 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 - September 2021, prices accepted in $/m3 at or rounded down to next $25 multiple.

Lot 1, Sassafras - 225

Log 2, Sassafras, small black-heart - 500

Log 3, Sassafras, black-heart - 250

Log 4, Sassafras - 175

Log 5, Sassafras, black-heart / spalted - 500

Log 6, Sassafras, black-heart / spalted - 950

Log 7, Sassafras, black-heart / spalted - 1100

Log 8, Sassafras, black- heart - 500

Log 9, Sassafras, black-heart / spalted - 425

Log 10, Sassafras, black-heart / spalted - 450

Log 11, Sassafras, spalted - 325

Log 12, Sassafras, black-heart - 425

Log 13, Sassafras, black-heart - 1000

Log 14, Sassafras, black-heart / spalted - 1025

Log 15, Sassafras, black-heart / spalted - 1000

Log 16, Sassafras - 325

Log 17, Sassafras, black-heart - 375

Log 18, Sassafras, black-heart - 550

Log 19, Sassafras, black-heart / spalted- 450

Log 20, Sassafras, black-heart - 350

Log 21, Blackwood - 225

Log 22, Blackwood - 225

Log 23, Myrtle - 100

Log 24, Myrtle - 75

Log 25, Musk stump with burl - 100

Log 26, Musk stump with burl - 225

Log 27, Musk stump with burl - 275

Log 28, Musk stump with burl - 275

Log 29, Eucalypt, tear drop figure - 250

Log 30, Eucalypt, tear drop figure - 325

Log 31, Eucalypt, tear drop figure - 275

Log 32, Eucalypt, tear drop figure - 275

Log 33, Eucalypt, tear drop figure - 375

Lot 34, Eucalypt, tear drop figure - 275

Lot 35, Sassafras, four logs, plain & light black-heart / spalted - 225

Lot 36, Sassafras, four logs, plain - 200