Latest AFPA News

Urgent action needed to save Christmas lunch, as supermarkets warn of food shortages if essential ti
Timber is ‘ultimate renewable’ carbon storage solution for Aussie construction
AFPA Board confirmed ahead of critical federal election year
Industry welcomes improved Pacific Australia Labour Mobility scheme
Aussie forest industries can do more to fight climate change through increased bioenergy production
New report highlights vital role of forest products in global bioeconomy and for climate change
Extension of Regional Forestry Hub funding welcomed, but progress needed on vital timber plantations
Forest industries welcome Nats ‘push for bush’
Shortage of vital timber pallets highlights just how essential forest industries are
World Business Council for Sustainable Development supports sustainable working forests in push for
Aussie paper and cardboard leads way during National Recycling Week
AFPA Statement on variation of Horticulture Award 2021
Australia’s forest industries congratulate COP26 leaders’ commitment to halt deforestation by 20
AFPA welcomes new industry and energy & emissions reduction ministers in federal reshuffle
Australian Agriculture Worker Visa on track to deliver for industry
National Forestry Ministers’ meeting an important step towards securing Australia’s future timber needs
Australia faces timber deficit of 250,000 house frames in 15 years, urgent national plan needed to grow timber plantation estate
Australia’s essential pulp, paper and packaging industry protects and delivers for nation
Urgency required to turn First Ministers’ statements into workers on farms
Like australia, Canada banks on massive production tree planting for jobs and climate
Queensland leading pack on reducing industry labour shortage
Woolies makes right choice for Aussie jobs and environment
Timberlink congratulated on innovative timber investment in South Australia
Who will pick your fruit and vegetables?
Senator McKenzie stands up for timber workers to deliver certainty
AFPA launches new look for a new decade of advocacy
HOMEBUILDER extension ESSENTIAL to KEEP construction engine RUNNING
New report BACKS carbon credits for new production tree plantings in SW Victoria
AFPA welcomes appointment of Ed Husic as shadow agriculture spokesperson
AFPA commends Fitzgibbon for his leadership on forestry and rural policy
Forest Industries welcome Tasmanian Budget’s investment in bushfire mitigation
Royal Commission recognises vital forest industries’ firefighting crews
Industry welcomes announcement of clear timeframe from government on solving horticulture labour shortage
Victorian plantation timber Investment important but NO REPLACEMENT for native forestry
Forest industries ready to Assist Australia’s economic recovery
Government investment in future of Australian fresh produce sector
Forest growers look to future With rd&e and biosecurity funding boost
Government ‘calculating’ if fruit and vegetables are healthy
Recycling and renewables must be part of federal manufacturing initiative
Harvest horror: 26,000 people short ahead of bumper fruit and vegetable season
Forest industries welcome federal investment in low emissions technologies
Forest products’ “Industry at a glance”
Vic opposition exposes Dan’s sham forestry plan
National Labour Hire Licensing vital amid workforce shortages
AFPA welcomes Victorian Forest Products Association
Evidence is in – Forestry has no impact on fire severity
Australian Senate condemns “Bodgy” bushfire research
Forest industries welcome opening of $40m Federal Forestry Recovery Development Fund