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Farm Forestry Seminars 2014

Annual Farm Forestry Seminars were held in Burnie and Launceston on 13th and 14th August 2014.  Presentations were made by:

Mr James Davies, Chairman of Forico Pty Ltd, Chairman of Timberlink Australia Pty Ltd and Head of Funds Management for New Forests Asset Management

Mr Rob Mallinson, Managing Director of Wood Energy Australia Pty Ltd, Managing Director of Living Energy Ltd and Chairman of the Bioenergy Association of New Zealand and

Mr Matthew Gee, Director of Island Workshop Pty Ltd.

In addition, the Minister for Resources, the Hon. Paul Harriss, addressed the audience at the beginning of each seminar and the Upper House independent Member for Elwick, Adriana Taylor, summed up each event by reflecting on the presentations and speaking of her personal journey researching new markets for forest products.

Presentation by Mr Matthew Gee of Island Workshop Pty Ltd is available upon request to Seminar attendees only.  Please email tracey.king@pft.tas.gov.au to obtain a copy.