Children looking at forest trees

Forests - growing alongside our communities

Two million hectares of NSW State forests are spread across New South Wales, spanning both metropolitan and regional communities.  Forestry Corporation employs over 500 staff, mostly in regional areas, and is an integral part of many local communities and economies.


Informative resources on forest management and school excursion programs


Get involved in a State forest volunteer program or visit one of our state forests such as the Cumberland State Forest in Sydney which boasts extensive community programs open 7 days a week.

Forest Neighbours

Discover our commitment to working with neighbours and ensuring positive community relationships

Aboriginal Partnerships

Learn how we work alongside Aboriginal land councils, elders and community members.


See how we support many community and industry events.


Keep-up-to date with forests news and subscribe to e-log, our community newsletter.

Page last updated/reviewed:14 Jun 2016