Disallowed Timbers List

We do not promote or condone the use of timbers that are rare or endangered, such as some species that are dependent on rainforest ecology for their regeneration.

We do not accept timbers on the list below

  • Black Bean (Castanespermum australe)
  • Moreton Bay Chestnut (Castanespermum australe)
  • Red Bean (Dysozxylon muelleri)
  • White Beech (Gmelina leichhardtii)
  • Grey Teak (Gmelina leichhardtii)
  • Colonial Beech (Gemlina leichhardtii)
  • Brush Box (Tristania conferta)
  • Bunya Pine (Araucaria bidudili)
  • Red carabeen (Ceissos benthamiana)
  • Brush Mahogany (Ceissos benthamiana)
  • Canary Ash (Beilschmiedia bancroftii)
  • Red Cedar (Toona australis)
  • White Cedar (Melia azedarach)
  • Tulip Cedar (Melia azedarach)
  • Celery Top Pine (Phyllocladus aspleniifolius)
  • Cudgerie (Flindersia schottiana)
  • Bumpy Ash (Flindersia schottiana)
  • Crows Ash (Flindersia australis)
  • NSW Teak (Flindersia australis)
  • Colonial Teak (Flindersia australis)
  • Huon Pine (Dacrydium franklinii)
  • Johnson River Hardwood (Backhousia bancroftii)
  • Red Kamala (Mallotus phillippensis)
  • Queensland Kauri (Agathis palmerstonii)
  • South Queensland Kauri (Agathis robusta)
  • Kauri Pine (Agathis robusta)
  • King William Pine (Athrotaxis selaginoides)
  • Queensland Maple (Flindersia brayleyana)
  • Silkwood (Flindersia brayleyana)
  • Red Beech (Flindersia brayleyana)
  • Rose Maple (Cryptocarya crythoxylon)
  • Pigeonberry Ash (Cryptocarya crythoxylon)
  • Rose Walnut (Cryptocarya crythopxylon)
  • Malletwood (Rhodmania arqentea)
  • Myrtle Beech (Nothofagus cunninghamfl)
  • Tasmanian Myrtle (Nothofagus cunninghamfl)
  • White Oak (Stenocarpus sinuatus)
  • Quandong (Elaeocarpus grandis)
  • Rosewood (Dysoxylon fraseranum)
  • Sassafras (Dyophora sassafras)
  • Yellow Sassafras (Dyophora sassafras)
  • Golden Deal (Dyophora sassafras)
  • Southern Sassafras (Atherospenna moschatum)
  • Tasmanian Sassafras (Atherospenna moschatum)
  • Satinay (Syncarpia hillii)
  • Northern Silky Oak (Cardwellia sublimis)
  • Bull Silky Oak (Cardwellia sublimis)
  • Red Tulip Oak (Argyrodendron peralatum)
  • Queensland Walnut (Endiandra palmerstonll)
  • Oriental Wood (Endiandra palmerstonll)
  • Australian Walnut (Endiandra palmerstonll)