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Recent Gardening reviews in Ballarat

Larisa and Chris did a lovely job with weeding our garden bed. They were hard working and keen to ensure I was happy with the job. Highly recommended.

Weeding garden beds

$120

Thanks Warren

Mow lawn and weed small garden

$60

Thanks Warren, job well done with no fuss. I appreciate your assistance as it would have been impossible to get this task done myself.

Garden tidy up

$80

Ron did an amazing job at our garden! Highly recommended!

Mowing and garden maintenance

$200

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$200

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What can you expect from gardening services?

Garden services range from basic gardening needs and maintenance to full landscape gardening help. Here are some of the most common gardening services near you and what you can expect from each when you hire a gardener:

Garden maintenance & lawn care

Regular garden maintenance is important to keep your property neat, under control, and looking its best. Whether you need a one-off tidy-up, garden maintenance while you’re away on holiday, or regular upkeep of your backyard, a gardener can help.

Lawn mowing will start by clearing the area with a general garden tidy-up and some gutter cleaning. Then your gardener will mow all grass areas, including your front and back lawn and footpath. Then, they’ll use the brushcutter to whipper snip any edges. Gardeners can also prune your trees, trim your hedges, and rake up leaves and debris. With professional garden service, you'll have no problem keeping your garden clean. 

Weeding & pest control

Gardens can struggle to flourish thanks to problems like weeds and pests that eat or crowd out your plants and lawn. Your local gardeners can help by weeding your lawn by hand or spraying herbicides that kill the weeds without affecting the type of grass you’re growing.

Your gardener will also work to prevent weeds in the future by mulching around plants over a layer of newspaper or cardboard so weeds can’t go through. Your gardener will treat unwanted pests using pesticides, tailoring the treatment to keep your home and garden free from spiders, caterpillars, cockroaches, and ants.

Garden planting

Need to fill out your garden bed or plant up a new section in your garden? Your gardener can help choose the right plants that will grow well in your garden. They’ll consider factors like optimum plant positioning, sunlight levels, moisture levels and rainfall, the right fertilisers, seasons, native vs. introduced species, maintenance needs, and more. They’ll choose plants for your garden that suit your landscape design but match the care and maintenance you (or your gardener) can provide.

Lawn restoration

If your lawn’s been overrun by weeds or it’s looking a bit dead or bare in patches, your gardener can help with lawn restoration, too. They can level out any holes, aerate to encourage healthy growth, add nutrients, spread the correct seed variety, and adjust the pH of your soil.

They’ll choose the right variety of lawns to lay turf or seed your lawn. Finally, they’ll water it all in, ensuring you know proper lawn care measures between visits, or set up irrigation for daily automatic watering.

Recent Gardening tasks in Ballarat

Garden maintenance

$200

Beaufort VIC, Australia

22nd Feb 2024

General clean up. Weeds, trimming back bushes etc. Possibly pulling out some unwanted plants. Any off cuts can be placed on bon fire on site. Type of gardening: Hedge trimming, Weeding, Garden cleanup Size of garden: Above 300m² Has green waste bin: No

Footpath mowed, front hedge trimmed

$100

Ballarat East VIC, Australia

20th Feb 2024

Footpath mowed and front hedge trimmed

Luke did a nice job of trimming my hedge. A thorough clean up . Very happy with the finished job. Thanks Luke

Someone to weed garden and prune trees and roses

$200

Ballarat VIC, Australia

17th Feb 2024

the garden is very overgrown at the moment need lots of pruning, branch cutting, weeding Type of gardening: Weeding, Hedge trimming, Whipper snipping, Garden cleanup Size of garden: 150m²-300m² Has green waste bin: Yes

Garden clean up

$150

Lucas VIC, Australia

17th Feb 2024

General clean up, weeding and removal Type of gardening: Garden cleanup Size of garden: Under 50m² Has green waste bin: Yes

On time, efficient work. Would book again.

Garden cleaning

$500

Mount Clear VIC 3350, Australia

15th Feb 2024

Need lawn moving, garden cleanup, hedge trim for the front and back garden. It’s about 50 sqm big together. The grass has not been trimmed for about 5 months. This gardening clean is Conduct for house opening and advertisement. Type of gardening: Lawn mowing, Hedge trimming, Garden cleanup Size of garden: Under 50m² Has green waste bin: Yes

Hedge Trimming

$65

Miners Rest VIC, Australia

10th Feb 2024

Need hedge trimmed. Possible ongoing gardening for right person. Type of gardening: Hedge trimming Size of garden: Under 50m² Has green waste bin: No

Dan’s communication was great. He turned up when promised and did a wonderful job with my hedge .

Garden weeding

$60

Ballarat VIC, Australia

10th Feb 2024

Need some weeding done in garden beds. Not a big area few weeds to pull out tho shouldn't be longer then an hour

She does an awesome job. Very happy with her work and very respectful

Lawn mowing and gardening

$150

Soldiers Hill VIC, Australia

9th Feb 2024

Need front and back lawn mowing and whipper snipping Type of gardening: Lawn mowing, Weeding, Whipper snipping Size of garden: 50m²-100m² Has green waste bin: Yes

Dean did a terrific job was friendly and professional.

Removing excess dirt/weeds

$300

Winter Valley VIC, Australia

8th Feb 2024

wanted some excavation work to be done such levelling and removing the excess dirt/weeds at the front (photos included),

Weed removal in garden beds and around house yard

$250

Mount Rowan VIC 3352, Australia

6th Feb 2024

Our garden beds are full of weeds, as well as throughout the pebbles in our house yard. We require assistance with spraying the weeds in our house yard and removing what can be by hand also. The weeds can be dumped in the paddock next to our house, no need to be taken away.

Hunter did an amazing job weeding and spraying our big house yard. Thank you, Hunter!!

Lawn moving/ garden tidy up

$200

Winter Valley VIC, Australia

31st Jan 2024

Need lawn mowing front and rear of property, whipper snipper where possible alongside general tidy up of weeds and any other debris that have accumulated over the past weeks to make the house look more presented Attached photo of the lawns/ garden at present Any questions, feel free to reach out Thanks Type of gardening: Garden cleanup, Lawn mowing, Weeding, Whipper snipping Size of garden: 50m²-100m² Has green waste bin: No - Due date: Before Wednesday, 7 February 2024

Maurice was great! Excellent communication as well as workmanship above all takes that extra step without hesitation in preventive measures to avoid weeds reoccurring and general maintenance matters. Would more than certainly recommend Maurice, for anyone needing garden management/ maintenance

Gardener required - Mow my backyard, Front yard -

$200

Ballarat VIC, Australia

17th Jan 2024

Hi, I am looking for someone to do gardening around the house. Front , back and side of house. Including nature strip area. Gardener to remove all green waste too please. Few pics. Site accessible any time of the day. It can be done any time in next few days including today if you are available. Please take 7-8 pics after completion. Thanks - Due date: Before Saturday, 20 January 2024

Ben did a very good work. Garden looks good. Highly recommended.

Water front garden and lawn

$30

Sebastopol VIC, Australia

11th Jan 2024

Water front garden & lawn I'd like someone to water my Freshly planted plants and & lawn seeds for 30 minutes as i'm on a holiday You will need your own hose Thanks Type of gardening: Garden cleanup, Other Size of garden: Under 50m² Has green waste bin: Yes - Due date: Needs to be done on Thursday, 11 January 2024

Great guy, helped me out alot Thanks

Handyman to help us with basic painting and garden maintenance

$160

Sebastopol VIC, Australia

10th Jan 2024

We would like someone to join us on Saturday to help with: Basic recoat/painting of inside walls, outside gate. General - garden maintenance, some planting $40 per hour. The house is empty and we are working to give it a "facelift" This job is for four hours but can be extended (or continued the next day) if it suits us both :) You will be working with my partner at the house (who will be there doing other maintenance work).. Morning preferred but open to your schedule. All equipment/products provided - we just need your help and labour. - Due date: Needs to be done on Friday, 12 January 2024

Fantastic bloke and professional, experienced “handyman”. thanks so much for all your help with the painting and renovations Martin, we are so pleased we connected with you

Gardening

$120

Canadian VIC, Australia

30th Dec 2023

Small amount of weeding and removal of weeds Type of gardening: Weeding, Garden cleanup Size of garden: 50m²-100m² Has green waste bin: No - Due date: Needs to be done on Friday, 5 January 2024

Very polite and neat

Gardening - Mowing, weeding

$150

Sebastopol VIC, Australia

27th Dec 2023

I would like to book a gardener for up to 2 hours of work before a rental inspection in first week of Jan. Small lawn to be mowed and edged. Weeds are out of control around the rest of the building so I would like them pulled and poisoned. Would also like cobwebs removed from outer walls of home and windows washed if time allows. - Due date: Before Wednesday, 3 January 2024

Fantastic work, thanks Michael!

End of lease garden clean up

$150

Ballarat North VIC, Australia

12th Dec 2023

Need garden weeding and pruning due to an end of lease - Due date: Flexible

Great work flexible and top communication, highly recommend

Hi,Ballarat area. Mow and weedkiller spray vacant land. Aprox 400m2

$100

Bonshaw VIC 3352, Australia

7th Dec 2023

Hi I have a vacant land aprox 400m2 needing mow grass and weed killer spray. - Due date: Flexible

Great communication and got job done on given date

Whipper Snipping & Mowing

$100

Bonshaw VIC, Australia

29th Nov 2023

Whipper snipping/mowing the front lawn & naturestrips (left and right side of driveway) and weed the very front garden bed (only a few there to yank out) Unfortunately the guys who have done the lawns here for the past 2 years havent attended for weeks & are no longer able to do the job any more. Looking for someone to maintain every couple of weeks back and front. Type of gardening: Lawn mowing, Weeding, Whipper snipping Size of garden: Under 50m² Has green waste bin: Yes - Due date: Flexible

Chris did a great job of the lawns & naturestrips!

Lawn mown & Edging with and tidy

$50

Soldiers Hill VIC, Australia

27th Nov 2023

Front lawn and nature strip mowed Type of gardening: Lawn mowing Size of garden: 50m²-100m² Has green waste bin: Yes - Due date: Before Friday, 15 September 2023

Lukas was lovely, efficient and I’m really thrilled with the lawn!