Capturing carbon with clever harvesting

See high tech equipment in action, learn about sustainable production practices and breathe in the aromas of pine trees and eucalypts.

Creating environmentally beautiful homes

See new developments in timber processing, new systems of prefabrication and design-winning homes built during the week of the event.

Celebrating a natural part of life

See beautiful timbers, modern furniture design, the latest equipment for woodworking, paper model making and the skills of sporting axemen.

Welcome to AUSTimber2016

Sustainable Forests

AUSTimber is the opportunity for demonstrating, discussing and dreaming up the technologies that improve productivity and sustainability in the management of forest products.

Advanced Manufacturing

Using the flexibility afforded by advanced technology, timber is not only a beautiful carbon storage system, it enables architects to design exciting homes that are affordable.

Ideas Exchange

While trees have been a significant part of earth’s landscape for millions of years, people are always finding new ways to grow them, new species to plant and new uses for the material they produce.

Our Key Sponsors

Managing Carbon in the atmosphere

Wood is vital for limiting atmospheric CO2 in the 21st Century. Now there is independent certification to audit the sustainability of how wood is produced in Australia, it’s time to ensure environmental science comes to the fore.