Timber Species

These are some common commercial timber species. This is by no means an exhaustive list of commercial species of timber in Australia.

Native Australian Hardwood Species

  • Cypress Pine
  • Blackbutt
  • Silvertop Ash
  • Yellow Stringybark — Download PDF
  • Ironbark
  • Jarrah
  • Messmate
  • Bluegum
  • Redgum
  • Sugar Gum
  • Grey Gum
  • Spotted Gum — Download PDF
  • Southern Mahogany — Download PDF

Native Asian Rainforest Hardwood Species

  • Merbau
  • Tallow
  • Karri

Non Native Softwoods

  • Radiata Pine
  • Oregon (Douglas Fur)
  • Meranti
  • Cedar (Western Red)