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With a dedicated team of professional staff our forest operations are developed and maintained as a key strategic component of our business growth.

  • Currently own and manage 8,000 hectares of pinus radiata plantations.
  • Apply intensive management regimes to deliver quality products and to ensure sustainable forest management.
  • Plantation products, each with a range of size and grade, include: sawlog; veneer log; roundwood; woodchip.
  • Commitment to an annual expansion program.
  • Network of contractors – site preparation and land management, planting, silviculture, harvesting and transport of logs for processing.
  • Active member of Southern Tree Breeders Association – develop tree quality and management technology.
  • Active participation as a CFA Forest Industry Brigade with trained AKD employees and AKD owned appliances maintained for deployment under the CFA structure.

Featured News

B-Double Truck Driver

We are currently seeking a highly motivated and experienced B-Double Driver, to join our dispatch & logistics team. Our emphasis is on finding the ‘right person’ to continue to build on our team and success oriented culture.

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Shift Maintenance Fitter

We are currently seeking experienced and trade qualified Shift Maintenance Fitters to join our team of over 30 qualified tradesmen to work across our Colac and Irrewarra sites.

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Accounts Payable Officer

We are seeking an experienced, energetic and diligent Accounts Payable Officer. This important role is a permanent part-time position, reporting to the Finance Manager, with a focus on delivery of high quality support to the finance function. Hours are relatively flexible and will be negotiated for the right candidate.

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