COVID-19

In consideration of the health and wellbeing of our staff and in keeping with advice from health organisations, all employees are currently working from home. FWPA activities are functioning as per usual and we do not expect any major disruptions to our services. More information.

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Data Dashboard - Industry Statistics

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Data Dashboard - Industry Statistics

Data Dashboard - Industry Statistics

By contributing data to FWPA’s Data Dashboard & Industry Statistics, you can gain access to aggregated data. The dashboard provides one location for a range of public domain and industry data sets.

Members can compare their organisation against the industry benchmark, creating a competitive advantage.

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The Ultimate Renewable™

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The Ultimate Renewable™

The Ultimate Renewable™

The Ultimate Renewable™ brand encourages the increased use of responsibly sourced wood as a building material.

The brand is about reframing forestry by creating and reinforcing the association between wood and the word ‘renewable’. Logos appealing to different sectors of the industry are available to download and use in your marketing collateral.

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Advisory & Interest Groups

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Advisory & Interest Groups

Advisory & Interest Groups

FWPA holds industry advisory groups allowing our members front line access to industry decision makers.

Members can present ideas and provide input on initiatives, identify valuable investment opportunities and help to identify industry gaps and issues that FWPA could help address.

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Our interest groups contribute to developing investment proposals working to advance industry, including expanding markets, conducting new research or promotional activity.

The groups are made up of people from across the industry identifying a common issue whether that be region, species or product specific.

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Newsletters & Social Media

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Newsletters & Social Media

Connect and keep up to date with industry news by subscribing to FWPA’s newsletters, ForWood, R&DWorks, WoodSolutions, Statistics Count and ForestLearning.

You can also follow us on LinkedIn.

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WoodChat

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WoodChat

WoodChat

Stay in the know with FWPA’s podcast, WoodChat. Each episode includes an in depth conversation with experts on a different industry related news story, discovery or innovation.

The episodes are available on SoundCloud and Apple Podcasts.

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Image Library

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Image Library

Image Library

Images are a powerful communication tool. As a member you have 10,000+ photos at your fingertips in FWPA’s online image library.

Images range from plantation and native forestry through to harvesting, milling and processing to wood and wood products; all free to use! You can also submit your own images and make them available for others to use.

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WoodSolutions Campus

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WoodSolutions Campus

Constant changes in the industry require organisations to continuously learn and keep up with innovations. You can upskill yourself and/or employees through the WoodSolutions Campus.

The online courses provide members with the latest advances in design, construction and supply chain logistics, as well as timber education and skills development. Programs cover topics such as standards and building regulations and the properties of timber and wood products, including durability ratings and moisture content.

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WoodSolutions Website

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WoodSolutions Website

WoodSolutions Website

The WoodSolutions website is the world’s #1 website providing independent information about timber and wood products to building design and construction professionals. With over 3,000 daily visitors, members can use the site to promote their business or product. You can:

  • Contribute content relevant to specifiers and share your knowledge
  • Register as an industry supplier
  • Register as a WoodSolutions partner
  • Submit your event
  • Participate in webinars, the TimberTalks podcast or present at WoodSolutions events

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ForestLearning
(Teaching Resources K-12)

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ForestLearning <br />(Teaching Resources K-12)

ForestLearning
(Teaching Resources K-12)

Members can collaborate with ForestLearning to help engage schools and communities; educating the next generation on our industry’s vital role in environmental sustainability.

ForestLearning provides free, online teaching resources that give teachers access to information, lesson plans and units of work surrounding Australian forestry and wood products, all aligned to the Australian curriculum.

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Market Research

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Market Research

Market Research

Members have access to consumer, construction and design research conducted by FWPA, delivering insight on market trends and attitudes.

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For Our Future
(Leadership Development)

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For Our Future <br />(Leadership Development)

For Our Future
(Leadership Development)

A regional collaborative program aiming to develop tomorrow’s industry leaders. The program offers leadership development adding value to attendees’ skill set and the opportunity to network and build lasting relationships with peers across the supply chain and regions.

The training is delivered in partnership with the Australian Rural Leadership Foundation and training company, Polykala.

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R&D Project Funding

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R&D Project Funding

R&D Project Funding

Members can take advantage of R&D project funding opportunities, which are offered via two streams:

Industry levy - for projects funded from forest and wood product industry levies, a minimum of 50% stakeholder co investment (cash and in kind) is required. Project outcomes will be shared industry wide, with a focus on measurable industry uptake.

Voluntary matching - under the voluntary matching program, FWPA can provide up to 1:1 matched funding against cash commitments by external investors in support of project proposals.

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