Welcome to the Central North Island Wood Council

The Central North Island Wood Council provides a single voice to advocate on behalf of the entire forestry industry vertical and supply chain and to support the sustainable growth of the sector.

The Generation Programme

The region's wood and forest industry is another step closer to a more sustainable flow of trained workers with the imminent start of the Central North Island Wood Council driven Generation Programme.

CNIWC Awards 2023

New Zealand’s largest forestry region celebrated its workers in August 2023 with the Central North Island Wood Council Awards. Check it out here.


To generate a forestry community in the central north island that will be self-sufficient with a bio-circular reference to sustainability where the scale of the industry can affect national outcomes.


CNIWC will influence the future of forestry for the region.


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