There are a number of sponsorship opportunities available, which provide industry the chance to support this event and tell their story behind our trees. Numerous sponsorship packages are available including, sponsoring the welcome function, to investing in a trade booth or supporting a teacher to attend the conference.
If you are interested in becoming a sponsor please contact the conference event manager Naomi Will here to explore the sponsorship packages.
Forico is an associated company of New Forests and is a vertically integrated forest management company which operates along the entire value chain from seed to forest to fibre end-user.
We manage Tasmania’s largest private land holding of 173,000ha which contains 93,000ha of commercial tree plantations.
The balance of 80,000ha is predominantly natural forest which is managed for conservation and ecological services.
Our forest management systems have achieved independent third-party certification for environmental sustainability under both FSC FM and AFS PEFC standards.
Forico produces high quality plantation woodchips for export to Asia and we are Tasmania’s largest plantation woodchip and log exporter.
Neville Smith Forest Products
Neville Smith Forest Products (NSFP) is a family owned and vertically integrated enterprise operating within Tasmania since 1924 and specialising in Tasmanian Oak, one of the world’s most beautiful and durable cool climate timbers.
NSFP’s core business of processing and manufacturing high value appearance grade timber products for the interior design and home decor market is one of the largest in Australia, supplying both domestic and overseas markets under the Abelwood and Woodsmith brands and employing over 100 staff across its Tasmanian operations.
These businesses operate with a collective goal of maximising the value of Tasmania’s most sustainable and renewable resource:
regrowth Tasmanian Oak timber
ForestLearning, an initiative of Forest and Wood Products Australia, works to serve school teachers and educators, children, and the public with information on Australian forests and forest-based products, and provision and access to forestry teaching resources. It is further supported by links to key government, industry organisations and educational service providers.FORESTLEARNING.EDU.AU is packed full of Australian Curriculum aligned free teaching resources written by teachers – for teachers. The one-stop-shop portal, saves teachers precious planning time and plants the seeds of geography, spatial mapping and sustainability in K-12 classrooms. Teachers can download free ForestLearning teacher guides and photocopiable student workbooks. NEWLY LAUNCHED – FORESTVRTM: Students can now learn through immersion about renewable resources and forest cycles with the newly launched ForestVRTM Toolkit developed in partnership with Geography Teachers Association Victoria and Design and Technologies Teachers Association Victoria. Teachers can access classroom ready VR experiences, virtual tours and Australian Curriculum aligned teaching resources.
A trusted family business producing and supplying quality Tasmanian, Australian and Imported Timbers for over 110 years.
Resourced backed, sustainably certified, Britton Timbers has 4 processing facilities including hardwood sawmills, veneer and panel production and mainland machining/coating facility, all supported by 4 major distribution centres servicing our Australian and International customers and suppliers.
Stocking popular and specialty Timbers for joinery, furniture, flooring, staircase and architectural markets, Britton are the experts, providing timber solutions across Australia