Established in 2013, Cape York Timber produces high-quality sustainable Australian hardwood while providing Indigenous employment and training.




Cape York is home to a vast quantity of durable, aesthetic and merchantable hardwood timbers in Australia.

Responding to the growing demand for this resource locally and internationally, Cape York Timber is leading sustainable management of indigenous forests in northern Australia. Cape York Timber supplies a range of premium hardwood for wholesale, retail, and specialty markets.





Timber harvesting and processing represents a significant economic opportunity for Indigenous people of Cape York.

Cape York Timber harvests on Indigenous properties, which enables an overall improvement in the forest resource over the coming decades through an integrated conservtion regime. As a sustainable and profitable 100% owned indigenous business, Cape York Timber provides employment, training, and professional mentorship for local indigenous people.




Shane Sproule

Phone: 0407 746 708