Provides a full range of Forest Management Services for the world renowned Kaingaroa Forest Estate

TIMBERLANDS Limited is a highly focused and experienced forest management company who acts on behalf of the Kaingaroa Timberlands Partnership, owner of New Zealand’s largest crown jewel plantation forest, the 189,000 ha Kaingaroa Forest estate (situated in the centre of the North Island, New Zealand).

Log Sales

For information regarding Domestic and Export Log & Chip Sales please refer to the Log Sales page of our website.

Forest Certification

TIMBERLANDS Limited (FSC-C004143) is committed to managing our forests to a high standard. This is recognised through the achievement of the  following Forest Certifications:

  • Forest Stewardship Council® (FSC®) Principals and Criteria
  • Responsible Wood; NZ Standard for Sustainable Forest Management (NZS), which is endorsed by the Program for Endorsement of Forest Certification (PEFC).

Community News

Healthy Forests Teaching Kit

TIMBERLANDS Limited is proud to partner with Wingspan and Kleenex Tissues on the Healthy Forests Program with schools. Refer to the "Rare Species" section of our Environmental page to read more...

2020 Recreational Photo Competition

The Kaingaroa & Rotoehu Hunting/Fishing "SAFETY Snapshot" photo competition for 2020 is now CLOSED. Winners will be notified by 9 October 2020.


Forests Now Operating  at  COVID-19 Level 1

TL-managed forests are now operating under COVID-19 Level 1, however we must remain vigiliant to keep COVID-19 out of our forests.

An approved COVID-19 Level 1 SRP is required by any forest users, who do not already have an approved COVID-19 Level 2 or 3 SRP, prior to accessing TL-managed forests. Any enquiries regarding access please contact Timberlands Limited at info@tll.co.nz

See here to download the Level 1 SRP Sign Off Form and to veiw the lists of Approved COVID-19 SRPs for Third Parties & Subcontractors.

Safety Warnings

 Maximum Speed Limits

Commercial Operations & Access

For FOREST ACCESS  and CURRENT COMMERCIAL FOREST OPERATIONS information, refer to Forest Access.

Recreational Access

Recreational Access to Kaingaroa and Rotoehu Forests for hunting and fishing is now CLOSED. 

Environmental News

More Trees = More Falcons

Threatened native flacon does well in pine forests, and planting is on the rise. Refer to the "Rare Species" section of our Environmental page to read more...


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