Media Releases & Fact Sheets


Response to Debus comments on Mid North Coast Forest Resets, October 2017

Ground Breaking Koala Research in the North East of NSW, May 2017


Roadmap Offers Clear Support for the NSW Forestry Industry, August 2016

Tarkeeth State Forest Plantation Fact Sheet, April 2016

Construction code change heralds move to mass timber construction in Australia, March 2016


IFOA Media Release, 20 July 2015

Media Release: Shoebridge Economics Gets It wrong Again, 11 March 2015

In the Balance: 10 Facts About The Eden Region, 11 March 2015

Koalas and Forests, March 2015

Foley Plan makes forestry workers the endangered species, 19 January 2015


Introducing Timber NSW, 4 September 2014

NSW North Coast Timber Decision – A Step towards a Sustainable Future24 June 2014

Change on Biomass Regulations, 7 March 2014

Media Coverage


Silviculture the victim in forestry debateThe Land, 5 October 2017

Get ready for skyscrapers made of wood. (Yes, wood), Wired, 30 May 2017


Rise of the Plyscrapers, The Sydney Morning Herald, 27 August 2016


Why national parks will not save our endangered species, ABC Environment, 7 August 2015

Logging in national parks good for vulnerable species, Timber NSW says, ABC News, 7 August 2015

Costs ‘saw’ point for Greens, Timber NSW, Bay Post Moruya Examiner, 13 March 2015

Timber NSW cuts down Greens figures, Bega District News, 12 March 2015

Timber NSW: “Shoebridge Economics Gets It Wrong Again”, Magnet, 11 March 2015

Timber industry spokesman takes axe to Labor’s Koala plan, The Northern Star, 21 January 2015

Koala park kills mills: Notaras, The Daily Examiner, 21 January 2015

Forestry industry warns Labor’s koala park plan puts thousands of jobs at risk, The Sydney Morning Herald, 19 January 2015

Further Reading

Pavey’s message for the Shire: Our Forestry Estate, The Bellingen Shire Courier-Sun, 15 March 2016

Timber industry benefitting from the housing growth but challenges remain, ABC Rural, 13 November 2015

Nationals: Koala National Park bad news for timber industry, The Coffs Coast Advocate, 20 January 2015

Media Contact

Maree McCaskill
General Manager
Timber NSW
Mobile: 0418 657 453