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 - $865 / 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 - March 2022, prices accepted in $/m3 at or rounded down to next $25 multiple.

Lot 1, Sassafras, black-heart - 225

Log 2, Sassafras, black-heart / plain- 200

Log 3, Sassafras, black-heart - 200

Log 4, Sassafras, - 200

Log 5, Sassafras, black-heart - 800

Log 6, Sassafras, black-heart - 300

Log 7, Sassafras, black-heart - 200

Log 8, Sassafras, black-heart/plain - 200

Log 9, Sassafras, black-heart - 1125

Log 10, Sassafras, black-heart - 400

Log 11, Sassafras, black-heart - 775

Log 12, Sassafras, black-heart - 1400

Log 13, Sassafras, black-heart -500

Log 14, Sassafras, black-heart/plain - 200

Log 15, Sassafras, blackheart - 200

Log 16, Sassafras, blackheart - 1000

Log 17, Sassafras - 200

Log 18, Sassafras, black-heart - 400

Log 19, Sassafras,  - 275

Log 20, Sassafras, small black-heart / plain - 1275

Log 21, Sassafras, black-heart / plain - 1950

Log 22, Sassafras, black-heart - 1800

Log 23, Sassafras, light black-heart - 1000

Log 24, Sassafras, black-heart - 225

Log 25, Sassafras, burl - 200

Log 26, Sassafras, blackheart - 500

Log 27, Sassafras, black-heart - 275

Log 28, Sassafras, blackheart/plain - 200

Log 29, Sassafras, black-heart - 1000

Log 30, Sassafras, black-heart - 1075

Log 31, Silverwattle,  - 350

Log 32, Silverwattle, - 350

Log 33, Silverwattle - 300

Log 34, Silverwattle - 300

Log 35, Silverwattle - 325

Log 36, Blackwood - 950

Log 37, Blackwood - 925

Log 38, Blackwood - 575

Log 39, Ti tree - 300

Log 40, Ti tree - 200

Lot 41, Ti tree - 200

Log 42, Ti tree - 700

Log 43, Ti tree - 200

Log 44, Ti tree - 450

Log 45, Ti tree - 200

Log 46, Ti tree - 100

Log 47, Ti tree - 475

Log 48, Ti tree - 150

Log 49, Ti tree - 200

Log 50, Ti tree - 150