Irongate Forest Partnership was the 12th forest established by Roger Dickie. In 2021 Irongate had an estimated net stocked area of 331 hectares.
Irongate Forest was founded in February 1993 and 313 hectares was planted in the winter of that same year. A further 22 hectares was planted in 1997. Harvesting is forecast to commence in 2021.
Irongate Forest is situated on State Highway 2, near Tutira 55 north of Napier in Hawkes Bay.