Parkside Timber is a leading producer of quality Queensland Hardwood products. Over Parkside Timber’s 60 year history, we have prided ourselves on producing on the best quality products fashioned out of Queensland grown Hardwood resource. In the last few years, Parkside have undergone major technological improvements to ensure their hardwood production is state of the art, creating a dried hardwood product of the highest of quality.
Parkside produces a wide variety of Dried hardwood products. These products include drying to a seasoned equilibrium of moisture content (EMC) of 18%, structural integrity products dried to what is commonly referred to as Kiln Dried EMC around 13% and also internal joinery requirements as low as 8-9% EMC.
Amongst these different drying percentages, Parkside offer a variety of different profiled dried products while only using Durability Class 1 above ground species of hardwood. Please click on the links below to open the specific pages relating to these dried products and if there is a product that you are specifically after that is not displayed please contact us as we offer a variety of customised profiles as well as an extensive list of our customers who can offer this service:
Since 1953, Parkside Timber has gained an outstanding reputation for high quality Green Hardwood Products.
Unseasoned or Green off Sawn (GOS) products produced by Parkside Timber are produced in some of the best managed and technologically sound green sawmills, ensuring that customer satisfaction is a priority.
Parkside Timber uses Queensland Hardwoods which are renowned for their durability, strength and exceptional quality, so when customers order Parkside Green Hardwood products they are confident only the best timber will go into their projects. Parkside are the largest producer of Queensland Spotted Gum hardwood (Corymbia citriodora subsp. Citriodora), however there are available a number of other hardwood species available from Parkside including Grey, and Red Ironbark.
Unseasoned Hardwood products have been used for a variety of applications for hundreds of years. Unseasoned Hardwood, and especially Queensland Unseasoned Hardwood, is one of the most durable and environmentally friendly building products available.
Some of the modern day uses for the Parkside Green Hardwood include: Commercial decking applications, weather exposed bearers and joists, scantling, a wide range of board sizes, and many external structural applications that require naturally durable members.
Green Mill Upgrades
Parkside is proud of the high quality products they produce, and over the past few years the Wondai Green and Wandoan board mills' have undergone significant technology upgrades. These upgrades have seen state of the art laserline sawmilling technology introduced to help mill some of the most difficult Hardwood species. This technology has ensured the quality of the product is second to none while increasing efficiency of sawmilling and recovery volume out of each saw log.
In addition to improving the production volumes from the sawmills, this technology upgrade helps promote additional sustainability of product through the increased recovery per log used. Parkside is proud to have PEFC Chain of Custody certification, and endeavors to promote sustainability throughout every aspect of their sawmilling.