Purchasing Alternative Firewood

Purchasing Alternative Firewood

The following companies often have timber off cuts that are suitable for burning and invite the community to make use of their timber waste.  There may be a small cost to purchase the timber, which will be determined between the company and the customer.  If you require firewood please contact the companies listed below to arrange an appointment prior to collecting timber off cuts:-




Available Season

Phone Number

Murphy's Salvage and Demolition


A variety of hardwood

Available all year.  Opening hours are 8.00am - 5.00pm Mon - Fri and 8.00am - 12.00pm Sat

(02) 6056 2059

Greta Road Timber Sales

Greta Road, Wangaratta

Pine off cuts are bagged

Supply is very occasional

(03) 5722 2180

Alpine Logging


Variety of pine off cuts.  Wood is available in 10 - 12 ft lenths and would suit larger trailers.  Can be cut into smaller lengths.

Available most of the year.  Appointment only.

(03) 5729 5565  Janet Mitchell

Des Varker


Saw mill off cuts.  Some is ready to burn, though majority is green that can be burnt within 6 - 12 months.

Can be available all year, depending on saw milling contracts

(03) 5726 1269

If you are a company and would like to be added to the above list, please contact Council's Environment unit on (03) 5722 0888 or email

This listing is part of the North East Firewood Access project which is an initiative of the Rural City of Wangaratta, Indigo Shire Council, the North East Catchment Management Authority and the Victorian Government.

Last Updated: 06-05-2014

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