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

IST Geeveston - August 2019

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

Sassafras logs
Log 1   - black-heart / white - $1025
Log 2   - black-heart / white - $1700
Log 3   - plain  - $525
Log 4   - black-heart - $1600 

Log 5 - black-heart / plain - $1050

Log 6 - black-heart - $1300
Log 7 - mostly plain - $975

Log 8 - plain / spalted - $700
Log 9 - plain - $675
Log 10 -  black-heart / spalted - $2875

Log 11 - black-heart - $1175

Log 12 - plain - $1900

Log 13 - black-heart - $1325

Log 14 - black-heart - $550
 

Silver Wattle

Log 15 - $125

Log 16  - $650

Eucalypt, tear drop

Log 17 - $850

Log 18 - $425

Log 19 - $500

Log 20 - $450

Log 21 - $475

Myrtle

Log 22 - $775

Musk with figure / burl

Log 23 - $2075

Log 24 - $4975

Log 25 - $2475

Log 26 - $2100