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Our Associate Partners

Timber Queensland is grateful for the commitment and support our 2020-21 Annual Associate Partners provide Queensland's forest and timber industry.



Australian Retirement Trust

One of Australia’s largest superannuation funds, we’re proud to take care of over $200 billion in retirement savings for more than two million members.

We’re building on a strong legacy of partnering with employers, with Sunsuper and now Australian Retirement Trust winning Chant West’s Corporate Solutions Fund of the year the last seven years in a row1.

As an employer with Australian Retirement Trust, you and your employees can benefit from our:

  • Secure Employer Online payment facility
  • Easy-to-use payment clearing house
  • Specialist support when you need it
  • Focus on strong long-term performance
  • Commitment to lower fees and better services
  • Access to everyday deals and discounts for your employees

Phone: 13 11 84

When overseas +617 3333 7400
8.00am - 6.30pm (AEST) Monday to Friday
GPO Box 2924
Brisbane QLD 4001

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Komatsu Forest is one of the world’s largest manufacturers of forest machines. We are represented on six world continents by a network of dealers and our own sales companies.

Komatsu Forest’s head office is in Umeå, Sweden, and we have three manufacturing units, in Sweden, USA for purpose-built and Osaka Japan for excavator-based forest machines. Our own sales companies are located in Sweden, Norway, Finland, Germany, Austria, France, United Kingdom, Russia, USA, Australia and Brazil, and our network of dealers represent us on all other important forestry markets.

Australia’s Komatsu Forest Pty Ltd was established in 1991 and is the only factory owned forest equipment distributor in Australia and New Zealand. Head Office located in Sydney with branches and dealers located throughout the relative forest regions of both countries. Being a factory owned company enables close ties with the factories for localised development to suit local conditions.

Our extensive service organisation takes care of the machines, ensuring that they perform their best throughout their service lives. We have workshops throughout the world, service vehicles for quick assistance, in-house machine and methodology instructors to help maximise productivity, and support functions for everything related to our machines and services.

 Products and Services

We offer products and services that increase productivity while simplifying the working day for you as a machine owner. We combine all our services under our Customer Care concept. This is our promise that you will enjoy the benefits of Komatsu Forest’s investments in research, development, servicing, support, logistics and innovative services. These combined resources are at the very heart of Komatsu Forest’s offer. Our goal is to make your working day as safe, problem-free and profitable as possible, no matter where in the world you operate. Let us show you that by choosing Komatsu, peace of mind and accessibility can become a natural part of your working day.


• Komatsu • TimberPro • Quadco/Southstar • Peterson

(Note Timberpro, Quadco & Southstar are Komatsu owned companies)

Core Capabilities

Our world-wide network of highly trained service professionals is ready for you. We know how important it is to be Komatsu Forest close to service and maintenance when help is needed. Therefore, we have a market-wide network of highly trained service professionals that knows your Komatsu, Peterson & Timberpro machine in every detail. They are, in turn, in constant contact with the Komatsu Forest head office so your voice or needs are never more than a call away from our collective expertise. Furthermore, we are constantly developing new services that will help you in your everyday work.

We offer

  • Workshops and field services throughout Australia & New Zealand
  • Well qualified personnel with expert knowledge of Komatsu & affiliated machines
  • Field Service that enables us to remain close to you and your machine
  • Support and maintenance throughout your machine’s service life
  • Maintenance agreements with fixed maintenance prices and other benefits

Contact Details:
Komatsu Forest Pty Ltd
4/11 Ave of Americas Newington, NSW 2127
T : +61 2 9647 3600
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Responsible Wood are committed to protecting and promoting Australia's unique environments with standards that ensure a forest industry that is environmentally, socially, culturally and commercially sustainable. 

We pioneered the development of certification standards for wood and wood products sourced from sustainably managed forests in Australia. Our standards provide guidance and accountability for forest managers, manufacturers and suppliers. 

Responsible Wood manage the Responsible Wood Certification Scheme, underpinned by two Australian Standards, and the New Zealand Forest Management Scheme on behalf of the New Zealand Forest Certification Association (NZFCA). Both certification schemes are endorsed by the Programme for the Endorsement of Forest Certification (PEFC), the global authority on sustainable forest management. 

Responsible Wood is a not-for-profit standards development organisation.




IVS Labs are an analytical testing laboratory specialising in Timber Treatment Preservative testing operating in both Australia and New Zealand. 

Our experienced team have serviced the timber industry since 2011 and strive to provide accurate, rapid test results with accompanying compliance certification for timber treatment providers as well as those involved in other aspects of the timber supply chain.

We provide an independent testing programme, fast turnaround, high accuracy and precision and an efficient online system for submitting, tracking and viewing test results and reports.

IVS Labs (NZ) are accredited to IANZ ISO/IEC 17025: 2017 International Standard and adhere to relevant timber industry standards AS/NZS1604 and NZ3640. 

PF Olsen Australia is a professional forest management business that operates across Australia.  We currently manage more than 200,000 hectares including over 150,000 hectares of hardwood and softwood plantations, 10,000 hectares of grain and oilseed crops and 40,000 hectares of environmental reserves.  More than 200,000 ACCU’s (Australian Carbon Credit Units) are contracted from projects we manage, and we are providing advice on opportunities for companies to meet their net zero targets.

The focus of our work

Our work aims to generate maximum value for our clients by applying our insights and expertise across all aspects of land management.  Our work encompasses project inception, preparation, establishment, management and harvest, re-establishment, and reversion.  PF Olsen Australia's risk management approach protects the value we build for our clients.

We perform due diligence, resource modelling, carbon projects and are recognised industry leaders in WHS and certification to sustainable forest management standards.

Our Queensland experience

We have provided a broad range of services to tree farmers, investors, contractors and processors for more than 10 years. Our staff include professionals with deep experience in Queensland native forest management.  Our current projects focus on supporting forest managers, processors and traditional owners with WH&S and forest certification advice.

Contact us

To learn more about PF Olsen Australia’s work visit our website or contact us on 1800 054 659.

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