Award Winning Tasmania

Award Winning Tasmania

 Award winning Tasmania – a quick video tour of our Strahan shop   Henry Terry and David Foster visited the Strahan shop as part of their filming project called Award Winning Tasmania. The finished product will be shown on broadcast TV shortly, and in the...
Got a big lathe?

Got a big lathe?

Got a big lathe? Have we got some timber for you. These Covid 19 shutdowns are causing many people to investigate the far reaches of their cupboards, sheds and storerooms and we have certainly done that.  The staff at our Queenstown mill have pulled out these monster...
Not Just Any Bush

Not Just Any Bush

It’s not just any bush, if you smell it again your memory goes back   Tasmanian Special Timbers’ co-owner Randal Morrison was interviewed for the Western Wilds Story Stop project. He reminisced about his time as a child working on Huon Pine with his...
You don’t need paint or pencils

You don’t need paint or pencils

Beautiful timber begets, provokes and encourages beautiful things to be made from it. Sometimes our clients will send us photographs of the finished items they have made from our timber, and we are pleased to celebrate that work on screens in our shop, and on our...