Plantations generate large volumes of wood residues which have potential to replace fossil fuel as an energy source, reducing greenhouse emissions.

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Company Overview

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.

Sunsuper is fund that works for you, not shareholders. As a members-first fund, we return profits to our 1.4 million members1 through better services and lower fees. Your dreams aren’t a promise. They’re our purpose. 

Strong long-term returns

Our experienced investment team has delivered strong, long-term investment returns for Sunsuper members who trust us with $90 billion2 of their retirement savings. Our Balanced investment option for Super-savings accounts has returned 8.55% p.a. over 10 years to April 2021 and has outperformed the industry average over 1, 3, 5, 7 and 10 years.3

Award-winning super fund

Chant West has recognised Sunsuper for our member and adviser services and corporate solutions, naming us Best Fund: Member Services 2021 for the seventh time, Best Fund: Advice Services 2021 for the second time, and Corporate Solutions Fund of the Year 2021 for the sixth year in a row.

Valuable financial advice

We make it easy for members to take charge of their super with the right tools and advice. As a Sunsuper member, you can access expert financial advice about your Sunsuper account for no extra cost.4

Get on top of your super

Have your Sunsuper account details at your fingertips, get super notifications and more with the Sunsuper mobile app.

Everyday discounts

Dream Rewards is our exclusive everyday discount program. We partner with retailers across Australia to give Sunsuper members access to deals and discounts on whitegoods, computers, holidays, clothing and more.

Not currently with Sunsuper?

If you’re not already with Sunsuper – it’s easy to join.

Become a member by joining through Member Join Online or if you're an employer, register with Employer Online in only 5 to 10 minutes via our secure employer portal. 

For more information visit sunsuper.com.au or call 13 11 84 between 8.00 am to 6.30 pm (AEST) Monday to Friday. 

1. At August 2021
2. At August 2021
3. SuperRatings Fund Crediting Rate Survey – SR50 Balanced (60-76) Index, April 2021. The industry average is the median return after investment fees and costs and taxes for the SR50 Balanced (60—76) Index which comprises the largest investment options with a similar asset allocation to growth-style assets of between 60-76%. Past performance is not a reliable indicator of future performance.
4. See award information at sunsuper.com.au/awards.
5. Sunsuper’s qualified financial advisers provide simple advice about your Sunsuper account at no additional cost. Sunsuper employees provide advice as representatives of Sunsuper Financial Services Pty Ltd (ABN 50 087 154 818 AFSL No. 227867) (SFS), wholly owned by the Sunsuper Superannuation Fund (ABN 98 503 137 921). General advice warning: This document has been prepared and issued by Sunsuper Pty Ltd, the trustee and issuer of the Sunsuper Superannuation Fund. It contains general advice and does not take into account the investment objectives, financial situation or needs of any particular individual. You should consider if the advice is appropriate to your own objectives, circumstances or needs before acting on it. You should consider the relevant Product Disclosure Statement (PDS) before deciding to acquire or continue to hold any financial product and Target Market Determinations. Visit sunsuper.com.au or call 13 11 84 for a copy.

 

 

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.

 


Established in 1932, the Hastings Deering Group is one of the top 5 Cat® dealers globally, and is the exclusive distributor for the sale of Cat equipment, technology solutions, parts and service support throughout Queensland, the Northern Territory, Papua New Guinea, the Solomon Islands and New Caledonia.

With a history that spans over 85 years, Hastings Deering is proud to have served three generations of customers and contributed to the prosperity of the territories, states and countries in which we operate.

Headquartered in Brisbane, Hastings Deering has over 3,400 employees, across 23 business service centres, and offers support and parts distribution for customers across a range of industries, including mining, general and commercial construction, government and primary industries, marine and forestry.

As an Associate Sponsor of Timber Queensland, our partnership signifies Hastings Deering’s ongoing commitment to the economic and social development of the forest and timber industries, including sustainable plantations.

From core forestry machines that help with road building, mill-yard and reforestation, right through to purpose-built machinery to harvest, extract and load, Hastings Deering can assist in designing a range of forestry solutions to get the job done.

Today the combination of our rich history, the expertise and diversity of our people, and our genuine commitment to understand our customers’ needs, continues to sustain Hastings Deering as a market leader that delivers the best outcomes for our customers.

For more information, visit hastingsdeering.com.au or call 131 228. 

 


 

 

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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