Forestry bioenergy must be part of Queensland's renewable energy future
The Queensland timber industry has called on the Queensland Government to ensure forestry biomass is fully utilised and promoted in the State’s renewable energy future. Read more
Timber Queensland appoints new CEO - 15 February 2016
TQ's Board of Directors has appointed Mick Stephens as its new Chief Executive Officer (CEO) effective mid-March 2016. Retiring CEO Rod McInnes welcomed the appointment of Mick Stephens (current Deputy CEO AFPA) as his successor saying his background will absolutely complement the Board’s vision for the future of the Association. Read more
Funding avaliable - Chain of Custody Certification Support Scheme
The Queensland Government and Timber Queensland’s Chain of Custody Support Scheme assists businesses with obtaining Chain of Custody certification and certification upgrades for the processing and selling of certified timber grown in Queensland. Read more
Queensland timber plantation owners and operators can now access the Timber Plantation Operations Code of Practice for Queensland, a guide that outlines how to comply with all laws and with accepted principles for sound plantation management. Read more.