Plantations generate large volumes of wood residues which have potential to replace fossil fuel as an energy source, reducing greenhouse emissions.

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Our Associate Partners

Timber Queensland is grateful for the commitment and support our 2020-21 Annual Associate Partners provide Queensland's forest and timber industry.

Sunsuper is one of Australia’s largest and fastest-growing top-10 super funds with more than 1 million members and $66 billion in funds under management1

Our purpose is to inspire and empower Australians to fulfil their retirement dreams – it’s our reason for being and motivates us to deliver outstanding customer service, low administration fees, and strong and consistent investment returns.

We’re also proud to have been recognised as the best of the best when it comes to super, winning Money magazine's 2018 and 2019 Best Super Fund Manager and Best Featured Pension Fund awards.

Help to reach your financial dreams

Sunsuper is open to all Australians working in all industries and occupations.

Just some of the benefits Sunsuper members enjoy include:

  • Low administration fees – our administration fee of $1.50 per week plus 0.10% p.a.2 is among the lowest in the industry.
  • Solid, long-term investment returns – with our investment expertise and experience, it’s no surprise our Balanced investment option has outperformed the industry average over 1, 3, 5, 7 and 10 years3.
  • Profit-for-member fund – you can be rest assured all profits are reinvested to benefit you.
  • Valuable financial advice – Sunsuper members can get simple advice at no additional cost over the phone. Our qualified financial advisers can also help you with retirement planning strategies, investment choice, as well as salary sacrifice and government co-contribution set ups4.
  • Everyday discounts – Dream Rewards is our exclusive everyday discount program. We partner with retailers across Australia to give our members access to deals and discounts on whitegoods, computers, holidays, clothing, concert tickets, restaurants, adventure experiences, and more. 
  • Easy account management – The Sunsuper app is free to download from the App Store and Google Play and allows you to manage your super anytime, anywhere with secure fingertip access.

For more information visit or call 13 11 84.

As at June 2019.
2 Percentage based fee applies to the first $800,000 of your Super-savings account balance only (if your Super-savings account balance is over $800,000 a nil percent Administration fee applies to the balance over $800,000). Does not include investment fees and costs. Different fees apply to Income accounts.
3 Source: SuperRatings Fund Crediting Rate Survey - SR50 Balanced (60-76) Index to 30 April 2019. Past performance is not a reliable indication of future performance.
4 Our qualified financial advisers provide simple advice about your Sunsuper account at no additional cost. More comprehensive advice may incur a fee. Sunsuper employees provide advice as representatives of Sunsuper Financial Services Pty Ltd (ABN 50 087 154 818 AFSL No. 227867) (SFS), wholly owned by the Sunsuper Superannuation Fund.


Responsible Wood are committed to protecting and promoting Australia's unique environments with standards that ensure a forest industry that is environmentally, socially, culturally and commercially sustainable. 

We pioneered the development of certification standards for wood and wood products sourced from sustainably managed forests in Australia. Our standards provide guidance and accountability for forest managers, manufacturers and suppliers. 

Responsible Wood manage the Responsible Wood Certification Scheme, underpinned by two Australian Standards, and the New Zealand Forest Management Scheme on behalf of the New Zealand Forest Certification Association (NZFCA). Both certification schemes are endorsed by the Programme for the Endorsement of Forest Certification (PEFC), the global authority on sustainable forest management. 

Responsible Wood is a not-for-profit standards development organisation.


Established in 1932, the Hastings Deering Group is one of the top 5 Cat® dealers globally, and is the exclusive distributor for the sale of Cat equipment, technology solutions, parts and service support throughout Queensland, the Northern Territory, Papua New Guinea, the Solomon Islands and New Caledonia.

With a history that spans over 85 years, Hastings Deering is proud to have served three generations of customers and contributed to the prosperity of the territories, states and countries in which we operate.

Headquartered in Brisbane, Hastings Deering has over 3,400 employees, across 23 business service centres, and offers support and parts distribution for customers across a range of industries, including mining, general and commercial construction, government and primary industries, marine and forestry.

As an Associate Sponsor of Timber Queensland, our partnership signifies Hastings Deering’s ongoing commitment to the economic and social development of the forest and timber industries, including sustainable plantations.

From core forestry machines that help with road building, mill-yard and reforestation, right through to purpose-built machinery to harvest, extract and load, Hastings Deering can assist in designing a range of forestry solutions to get the job done.

Today the combination of our rich history, the expertise and diversity of our people, and our genuine commitment to understand our customers’ needs, continues to sustain Hastings Deering as a market leader that delivers the best outcomes for our customers.

For more information, visit or call 131 228. 



IVS Labs are an analytical testing laboratory specialising in Timber Treatment Preservative testing operating in both Australia and New Zealand. 

Our experienced team have serviced the timber industry since 2011 and strive to provide accurate, rapid test results with accompanying compliance certification for timber treatment providers as well as those involved in other aspects of the timber supply chain.

We provide an independent testing programme, fast turnaround, high accuracy and precision and an efficient online system for submitting, tracking and viewing test results and reports.

IVS Labs (NZ) are accredited to IANZ ISO/IEC 17025: 2017 International Standard and adhere to relevant timber industry standards AS/NZS1604 and NZ3640. 

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