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 - $4,000 / m3   Old Downer logs - $200 - $950 / m3
Burled logs or stumps - $350 - $1750 / m3
Tiger figure in logs or shorts - $1,000 - $6,100 / 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 - $3,900 / 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 - $1,435 / 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 July 2022, prices accepted in $/m3 at or rounded down to next $25 multiple. 

Log 1, Sassafras, plain - 200

Log 2, Sassafras, small black-heart - 400

Log 3, Sassafras, black-heart - 1400

Log 4, Sassafras, small black-heart  - 100

Log 5, Sassafras, black-heart,  - 200

Log 6, Sassafras, black-heart - 200

Log 7, Sassafras, small black-heart - 200

Log 8, Sassafras, black-heart / plain - 1400

Log 9, Sassafras, black-heart / plain - 200

Log 10, Sassafras, small black-heart - 200

Log 11, Sassafras, black-heart - 200

Log 12, Sassafras, black-heart - 1200

Log 13, Sassafras,  plain - 700

Log 14, Sassafras, black-heart / small bh - 200

Log 15, Sassafras, black-heart - 1450

Log 16, Sassafras, small black-heart - 200

Log 17, Sassafras, black-heart - 1275

Log 18, Sassafras, small black-heart - 200

Log 19, Sassafras, plain - 675

Log 20, Sassafras, black-heart / plain - 200

Log 21, Ti tree, red heart - 200

Log 22, Ti tree, red heart - 200

Log 23, Ti tree, red heart - 200

Log 24 Ti tree, red heart - 200

Log 25, Ti tree, red heart - 200

Log 26, Ti tree, red heart - 500

Log 27, Ti tree, red heart - 800

Log 28, Ti tree, red heart - 1500

Log 29, Ti tree, red heart - 1500

Log 30, Ti tree, red heart - 200

Log 31, Ti tree, red heart - 1000

Log 32, Ti tree, red heart - 200

Log 33, Ti tree, red heart - 1500

Log 34, Ti tree, red heart - 1500

Log 35, Ti tree, red heart - 500

Log 36, Eucalypt, tear drop - 200

Log 37, Eucalypt, tear drop - 200

Log 38, Eucalypt, gum, part tear drop - 200

Log 39, Eucalypt, gum, part tear drop - 200

Log 40, Blackwood - 450

Log 41, Blackwood - 675

Log 42, Blackwood - 200

Log 43, Blackwood - 450

Log 44, Myrtle with burls - 225

Log 45, Musk log with burls - 2600

Log 46, Musk log with burls & root burl - 2550

Log 47, Musk log with burls & root burl - 2175

Log 48, Silver wattle - 200

Log 49, Silver wattle - 200

Log 50, Silver wattle - 200