Australian hardwoods, absorbing carbon from the sky

Once harvested, now replanted

Sawn softwood, ready to become part of the built environment's carbon store

Millions of Seedlings! Planet Ark ambassador, architect and host of Grand Designs Australia, Peter Maddison

Treated pine framing, the material of choice

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Carbon & Environment

Carbon & Environment

Choose sustainably sourced wood, our renewable building material that contributes to the environment by having low embodied energy and storing carbon for life.

News & Events

News & Events

Read about the Wood. The Ultimate Renewable™ and related news and events here, Something to add? Please Contact Us.

Working with Wood

Working with Wood

From carpenters to cabinetmakers, boat builders to musical instrument makers, sculptors to carvers - people love working with wood.

Build or rebuild with wood in bushfire prone areas?

Build or rebuild with wood in bushfire prone areas?

You can still enjoy the many advantages of wood if your site is subject to a BAL rating. Click to discover how and watch the videos from the 2020 Resilience, Recovery and Rebuilding Bushfire workshops.

Design & Build

Design & Build

If you’re a design and construction professional, or a skilled DYI, WoodSolutions is your one stop source of case studies, technical design guides, software, CAD details, CPD presentations and more.

Videos

Videos

Come and see some fascinating glimpses of the people, places and technology that helps Australia’s forest and wood resources industry create renewable timber products.

The Ultimate Renewable™ Partner Program

The Ultimate Renewable™ Partner Program

If you work with wood and wood products join the Partner Program to use The Ultimate Renewable™ logo and access merchandise – it’s FREE.

The Ultimate Renewable™ Online Store

The Ultimate Renewable™ Online Store

Click here for branded materials, promotional items and more, available free or for purchase to our Program Partners.

About Us

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Make It Wood

Make It Wood - Do Your World Some Good is Planet Ark’s campaign to encourage the increased use of responsibly sourced wood as a building material. When sourced responsibly, wood can play a big part in helping tackle climate change. Make It Wood details the benefits of wood and provides examples of how responsibly sourced wood has been used across the world as a building material and for everyday items.

www.makeitwood.org

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Wood: The Ultimate Renewable™

The Ultimate Renewable™ website has been created to give you information about Australia's forest and wood products sector. Our aim is to help everyone understand the natural advantages of wood in the built environment, its workability, affordability, renewability and positive contribution to reducing the effects of climate change.

www.theultimaterenewable.com.au

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Forest and Wood Products Australia

The Ultimate Renewable™ is resourced by Forest and Wood Products Australia Pty Ltd (FWPA) and is a collaborative effort between FWPA members and levy payers; it is supported by industry peak bodies, technical associations and companies and organisations throughout the forestry and wood products supply chain.

www.fwpa.com.au