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Our Associate Sponsors

Timber Queensland is grateful for the commitment and support our 2018-2019 Annual Associate Sponsors provide Queensland's forest and timber industry.

Sunsuper is one of Australia’s best performing and most-awarded super funds, with a long history of supporting hardworking communities and industries in rural and regional areas.

With more than 1.3 million members and $60 billion in funds under management, Sunsuper is one of the nation’s largest and fastest growing super funds1.

We also help more than 100,000 businesses across the country manage their employees’ retirement savings through a range of products and services designed to make managing super efficient. 

Business benefits:

  • We’re here for you – our Regional Managers are available to support you and your employees with anything super related. 
  • Easy administration – Employer Online is our secure employer payment facility which takes the hassle out of making your employees’ super payments.
  • We keep you updated – Keeping on top of the latest superannuation rules and legislation can be hard, but we help you every step of the way. 
  • Online tools and resources – we provide you with a range of tools to help you understand your super obligations. 
  • SuperFriend – we partner with SuperFriend, a national mental health foundation. You and your employees have access to tips and tools to help create a healthier workplace.
  • Support for you and your team – Visit or call us for a chat on 13 11 84 anytime between 8am-6:30pm (AEST) Monday to Friday. 

Employee benefits:

  • Low administration fees – our administration fee of $1.50 per week plus 0.10% p.a.2 is among the lowest in the industry.
  • Solid, long-term investment returns – with our investment expertise and experience, it’s no surprise our Balanced investment option has outperformed the industry average over 1, 3, 5, 7 and 10 years3.
  • Profit-for-member fund – you can be rest assured all profits are reinvested to benefit you.
  • Valuable financial advice – Sunsuper members can get simple advice at no additional cost over the phone. Our qualified financial advisers can also help you with retirement planning strategies, investment choice, as well as salary sacrifice and government co-contribution set ups4.
  • Everyday discounts – Dream Rewards is our exclusive everyday discount program. We partner with retailers across Australia to give our members access to deals and discounts on whitegoods, computers, holidays, clothing, concert tickets, restaurants, adventure experiences, and more. 
  • Easy account management – The Sunsuper app is free to download from the App Store and Google Play and allows you to manage your super anytime, anywhere with secure fingertip access.

For more information visit or call 13 11 84.

As at 28 February 2019.
2 Percentage based fee applies to the first $800,000 of your Super-savings account balance only (if your Super-savings account balance is over $800,000 a nil percent Administration fee applies to the balance over $800,000). Does not include investment fees and costs. Different fees apply to Income accounts.
3 Source: SuperRatings Fund Crediting Rate Survey January 2019. Warning: Past performance is not a reliable indicator of future performance. 
4 Our qualified financial advisers provide simple advice about your Sunsuper account at no additional cost. More comprehensive advice may incur a fee. 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.



With a history that spans over 80 years, Hastings Deering offers customers an unmatched after-sales service network and access to Caterpillar’s worldwide portfolio of products.

Established in 1932, the Hastings Deering is one of the top 5 Cat dealers worldwide. The company is the exclusive distributor for the sale of Cat equipment, technology solutions, parts and service support in our territories.

Headquartered in Brisbane, Queensland, Australia, Hastings Deering has 3000 employees, across 23 business service centres throughout Queensland, Northern Territory, Papua New Guinea, the Solomon Islands and New Caledonia.

We sell, rent, and offer outstanding support and parts distribution services for customers across a range of industries, including mining, general construction, timber, civil transport and commercial construction, power systems, government, primary industries and marine.

In 1992, the Hastings Deering Group was purchased by Sime Darby Berhad, one of the oldest and largest Cat dealers in the world and a multinational organisation with more than 200 companies operating in 26 countries. Today, the combination of our rich history, the expertise of our people and our genuine commitment to understand our customers’ needs continues to sustain Hastings Deering as a market leader providing solutions that deliver superior outcomes for our customers.


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.



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