A4 poster series

This series of five A4 posters provide an introduction to four key NSW timber species, and explain the terms softwood, hardwood, heartwood and sapwood:

Blackbutt (Eucalyptus pilularis)


Blackbutt A4 poster

Download [410 KB PDF]

Timber teaser - softwood or hardwood?

Timber teaser A4 poster

Download [706 KB PDF]

Flooded gum (Eucalyptus grandis)


Flooded gum A4 poster

Download [1.6MB PDF]

All about wood


White cypress A4 poster

Download [1.3MB PDF]

Radiata pine (Pinus radiata)


 Radiata pine A4 poster

Download [510 KB PDF]

Trees and timber


Radiata pine A4 poster

Download [1.3MB PDF] 

White cyprus (Callitris glaucophylla)


White cypress A4 poster

Download [515 KB PDF]

Other posters

How planted forests help the environment

Forests are important to a healthy environment. They protect soil, provide habitat for wildlife, and clean the air by absorbing carbon dioxide. Includes information on biodiversity, clean air, timber and salinity control.


Download [2.3MB PDF]

The pine plantation rotation

Forestry Corporation is the largest producer of plantation-grown radiata pine timber in Australia. This poster describes the stages of growth of radiata pine, and the plantation operations necessary for managing and harvesting the trees.

 'The pine plantation rotaion' poster

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Carbon: looking beyond the trees

Download a poster showing an example of the life cycle of carbon from a forest on the mid north coast of NSW.



Download [5.0 MB PDF]