Media Releases

Forest industries say include Greens in Leaders Debate

MEDIA RELEASE The peak industry group representing the forestry and forest product industries agrees that the Australian Greens should be included in the election ‘Leaders Debates’. Chief Executive Officer of the Australian Forest Products Association (AFPA) Mr Ross...

Forest Product Industries urge RFA renewal

MEDIA RELEASE The Australian Forest Products Association (AFPA) welcomes the joint Federal and Tasmanian Governments response to the independent review of the Tasmanian Regional Forest Agreement (RFA) and their commitment for its renewal. Both governments have agreed,...

New dawn for mid-rise timber buildings begins May 1

MEDIA RELEASE This Sunday brings a new dawn for mid-rise timber building construction in Australia.  From May 1, builders will be allowed to use timber construction solutions in buildings up to 25 metres in height – or around 8 storeys.  Chief Executive Officer of the...