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.

Please direct general enquires to Holly Dowding at +61 468 357 263

Information and Training

Information and Training

Information and training is faciliaited through several channels:

Resources - Webinars and R&D Reports

The Resources section of this website provides access to R&D project reports and recordings of R&DWorks Webinars. 

WoodSolutions CAMPUS

A collboration between FWPA and the University of Tasmania's Centre for Sustainable Architecture with Wood, WoodSolutions Campus provides a range of training and educational materials targeted at different audience segments.

The Merchant modules are designed to for people who work in Australia’s timber and wood products supply chain. It can be integrated into staff induction training, or proivided as part of ongoing training and skills development.

The self-paced, online modules cover topics including standards and building regulations and the properties of timber and wood products, including durability ratings and moisture content.

The course is designed to provide learning pathways to further education and VET training.


FWPA Newsletters

FWPA regularly distributes industry updates and information through e-newsletters including ForWood, R&DWorks, Statistics Count and The Ultimate RenewableTM Partner Update. ForestLearning, our education program for teachers, educators and school children, also publishes a quarterly e-newsletter and ensures school communities and the public are informed on Australian forests and forest-based products.

Additionally, WoodSolutions publishes a newsletter that addresses design and build professionals – architects, building designers, engineers and others involved in specifying the choice of building materials.

For more information on our mailing lists or to subscribe click the link below.


R&D Works


The Ultimate Renewable Partner Program