News & Events

News and Events

Check out what's happening in forest and wood products and with ForestLearning with the latest news from the industry below.

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ForestLearning Teacher packs

29 March 2021
Do you need inspiration, fast ideas and resources for your class and free handouts for your students? Order your free teacher pack by going to: and start seeing the wood for the trees. Since the ForestLearning teacher pack initiative commenced... VIEW

ForestLearning Teacher Tours for VET and Careers Coordinators - Leschenault Timber Industry Club, Bunbury, WA

25 March 2021
By Greg Meachem, Leschenault Timber Industry Club During October and November 2020 the Leschenault Timber Industry Club, in conjunction with the Forest Industries Federation (FIFWA) and School of Isolated & Distance Education (SIDE) hosted 46 Vocational Education and Training career advisors... VIEW

Forester Time links Classrooms with Foresters around the country

02 December 2020
Forster Gavin Livingston UAV operator Sarah Maddison More than 1700 primary and secondary students from every state and territory in Australia registered to be a part of ForestLearning and PIEFA's live and online Forester Time 2020 webinars for National Ag Day. Forester ... VIEW

Forestry Careers showcased in PIEFA's Online Careers Forum

02 December 2020
Australian teachers and students gained insights into the dirverse and exciting forestry careers and training opportunities with forester Elle Kromar from Forestry Corporation NSW. Elle shared her passion about working in forestry and spoke of her excitement about the diverse working opportunit... VIEW

Schools and foresters team up for National Schools Tree Day in Tasmania

02 December 2020
 The Forest Education Foundation and Sustainable Timber Tasmania partnered with over fifty schools from around Tasmania to plant trees on school grounds donated by Sustinable Timber Tasmania as a part of National Schools Tree Day 2020. Each of the fifty schools across the state received a r... VIEW