Features Overview

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 1924

Neville Smith opens a small business in central Melbourne; selling perfume, cigarette holders and sporting goods. 

 1926

the love with timber begins, Neville starts selling Victorian timber and the company acquired its first of three timber yards in South Melbourne. 

 1927

the business expands to Tasmania with the purchase of a timber yard in Launceston.

 1929

NSFP supports worker’s rights during the Timber Workers Strike.

 1930

Being a family, and team focused man, Neville was determined, and retained all of his staff through the Great Depression.

 1934

NSFP opened its first sawmill at Hoddles Creek near Melbourne.