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Experience the Merrett Logging Difference: Cutting-Edge Equipment and Expertise for Timber Harvesting

Over 40+ Years of Experience
and Knowledge

Over 90 Valued Staff

Proud Sponsor of over
25 community clubs

Hauled over 900,000 tonnes
per annum

A Family-Owned Business with Deep Roots in Sustainable Forestry

Merrett Logging is a family-run forestry harvesting and haulage business in Penola. At Merrett Logging, we provide our local industries with timber and timber products. We produce and transport quality products using state-of-the-art equipment, and to ensure quality is maintained throughout the process, we employ the most qualified and experienced tradespeople. With the demand for wood increasing in several sectors like construction and household furniture, Merrett Logging is your best from-the-source solution.

Logging Solutions Tailored to Your Unique Forestry Needs

We offer the best harvesting and haulage services in the forestry industry. With experienced truck drivers and harvest operators, there’s no gap in our services that isn’t driven by quality and excellence.

Our People

Merrett Logging employs over 100 hand-picked experienced, and committed staff. All our staff believe in our company’s values, and our combined team experience makes us the leading logging business in Australia.

Want a career with Merrett Logging?

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Recent News

Just like the forestry industry, Merrett Logging is constantly changing and evolving. Read the latest news below to stay up to date with events in the industry and updates within our company.


February wood flow

April wood flow


June wood flow


Committed to a Greener Future

Sustainability is one of our core values at Merrett Logging, keeping the planet and our community at the heart of our business. Trees are vital to our planet’s carbon dioxide cycle and provide habitats for a variety of wildlife – and that’s why sustainable forestry is so important. We harvest our softwood every 15 years, only taking what we need without depleting our sources. Sustainability is ensuring we leave a better world for future generations.

Local Roots, Nationwide Reach

Merrett Logging’s base camp is in Penola, South Australia. However, we have a broader service area with a depot in Mount Gambler and deliver as far as  Colac, and Geelong. We work within South Australia and Victoria’s  green triangle, which spreads between Portland, Hamilton, Penola and Millicent. If you’re in the area, don’t hesitate to call us for all your forestry harvesting and haulage needs.

Stay Up to Date

As the demand for timber increases, it’s always best to keep up with the latest technology and news in the forestry industry. At Merrett Logging, we keep all our clients up to date with the latest, including new machinery and developments. We also encourage any of our clients to get in touch to discuss future plans with us – our friendly staff are happy to answer any questions you may have.

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Mount Gambier Family Truck Show

Thanks to all of our drivers that took the time to make the fleet look amazing.

Well done to organisers and all involved. A great day.
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Top job everyone! They came up a treat!

Well done to everyone, great effort 👍🏻

Well done Merretts! 😊 Trucks looked amazing 😎🚛

Great looking rigs🌲🌲

Awesome convoy 👏👏👏💙

Top effort team Merrett Logging 🌟

Wowsers. This looks awesome. Congratulations Merrett’s.

Well done to all, the fleet look amazing 👍

That’s bloody awesome fellas what a fleet 👍🏻

Outstanding fleet fellas 👊🏼

Kudos to the Merrett family. Very good family business leading by example in logging .

That was such an amazing event personally think it was better than the show

Jimmy Wenner

Well done lads sorry couldn’t be there look cool as

What an awesome convoy

Well done to all involved at Merretts. A credit to you . Believe me your efforts never go unnoticed. Very good operators. 👍

Fantastic effort by all 👍

Well done fellas, a lot of work went in to get these rockets ready. Proud as punch of your pride in your machines and raise money for a great casue ❤️

They gotta lotta trucks

Well done to everyone, great effort 👍🏻

Well done

Luke Butterworth

A spectacular fleet of trucks and all extremely well presented. Weel done to the company and the drivers for the pride and cre involved.

That was such an amazing event personally think it was better than the show❤️🥰🥰❤️🥰

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