North Coast Forest’s Taskforce

North Coast forestry is an integrated industry comprising native forest, plantations and private forest resources. The forests are sustainably managed with a significant amount managed in reserves, yielding some of the finest hardwoods in Australia. The timbers are highly sought after by architects, flooring specialists and craftspeople to name a few. Important products include sawlogs, electricity poles, palings, pallets and mine timbers.

The sector operates under well-established environmental standards including the Australian Forest Standard (AFS) and the Chain of Custody (AS4707) standard.

The North Coast Forests Taskforce, is an industry based group comprising representatives of all sectors of the North Coast sector. One of the key objectives of the Taskforce is to promote community awareness of the overall industry and its many sectors including ecology, carbon renewable energy silviculture, recreation.

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