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Nicholas M

Wandana Heights VIC

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"Got the job done quicky "

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"On time , completed the task as requested "

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Anthony f S

Armadale VIC

(113)

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"Very happy with the gardening maintenance work. Will hire him again!! Thanks "

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Paul O

Cedar Grove QLD

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"Thank you Paul, lovely family & great job done - most appreciative 👌"

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Jordana S

Toorak VIC

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"Knowledgeable and thorough. Definitely recommend"

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Callum B

Bundall QLD

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"Great Work Callam, Thanks for coming the same day. What great service. My hedges look amazing. We will see you in a month 👋"

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Cam N

Brunswick VIC

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"So helpful and got the job done ✅ "

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James C

Rowville VIC

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"Nice person, friendly, got the job done, definitely use him again "

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Recent Gardening reviews

"Amazing Kylie thanks so much for helping out and going extra mile with overhanging tree didn't expect that! Highly recommend "

Mow, weeding, general yard clean up

$50

"Bradley was amazing from start to finish. Laid 240m2 turf for us and was prompt, communicated well from start to finish including giving us tips and offering to order turf and coordinate delivery for us. Don’t hesitate to use Brad for your future jobs 😊"

Lay fresh turf

$400

"John is a rock star. He arrived as scheduled, did a superb job carting away 2 loads of garden waste, and then swept up all the left over leaves and debris in the driveway. Super job and a really nice chap!"

I need garden removal services

$130

"Phil was prompt on delivery of the task that was required of him. A job well done."

Removal of plants and weeds and redo garden beds

$200

"Perfect job and exactly what we wanted and needed "

Front garden needs life

$125

"First class Tasker, thank you Lachlan, everything spot on, good communication, excellent job, recommend unhestitatingly."

I need lawn mowing services

$70

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$80

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$125

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Why hire a gardener through Airtasker?

You can hire a gardener to help with almost any gardening task, from basic lawn mowing and weeding to planting and even landscaping. A gardener will use their experience and equipment to create and maintain your garden so it always looks its best. You don’t have to spend your weekends trying to catch up on lawn maintenance - instead, you can spend them relaxing outdoors, hosting guests, and hanging out with your family.

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Top Gardening related questions

What does a gardener do?

A gardener is an expert in taking care of gardens, including plants, lawns, weeding, pest control, and yard work. They help with any gardening tasks from planting up new gardens to maintaining existing ones.

Why should I hire a professional gardener?

Hiring a professional gardener will give you the best result for your gardens, while saving you time. Your gardener will use the smart tools combined with years of experience to take the best care of your plants and gardens.

Do gardeners need any specific skills and qualifications?

Gardeners don’t need any specific qualifications, but they may have completed studies in horticulture or landscaping. However, your gardener will need good knowledge and experience in working with plants along with a reasonable level of physical fitness.

Do I need to supply my gardener with any equipment or supplies?

Most gardeners will bring their own equipment, including lawn mowers, whipper snippers, leaf blowers, and safety gear. But some gardeners prefer to use the equipment provided at your home. It’s best to check with your gardener to see what approach they normally take so you’re both prepared.

How long does a gardening service normally take?

Weekly gardening maintenance and lawn mowing on a regular sized suburban block may take anywhere from 30 minutes to 2 hours. But if you need a major gardening service or you have a larger block, you can expect your gardener to need more time.

How much does it cost to hire a gardener?

You can expect to pay between $50-$125 when you hire a gardener through Airtasker. But the cost will depend on what tasks you need done (for example, the cost of garden design averages $150), your location, the size of your property, and how long the gardening is likely to take.

What do gardening services include?

Gardening services range from basic mowing and maintenance to full landscape gardening. Here are some of the most common gardening services and what you can expect from each:

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

Lawn mowing will start by clearing the area with a general garden tidy up. 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.

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 gardener can help by weeding your lawn by hand or spraying lawns with 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, seasons, natives vs introduced species, maintenance needs, and more. They’ll choose plants for your garden that will look at home in their surroundings, but also match the level of 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 law 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 lawn 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

General Garden Maintenance

$100

Fairfield, New South Wales, Australia

5th Apr 2020

Weed clean and remove grass shrubs and weeds from front and back yard areas.

Weeding from garden

$80

Campbelltown NSW, Australia

5th Apr 2020

Need someone to weed front garden

Help weed small garden and prune a hedge.

$60

Peregian Beach QLD, Australia

5th Apr 2020

I require someone to weed a small garden area out the back and to tidy up and prune a hedge at the front area.

General gardening maintenance

$45

Greystanes NSW 2145, Australia

5th Apr 2020

Lawn mowing of the backyard only of a duplex. Front area was mowed however had equipment failure.

Respectful and polite. Job wel done.

Grass cutting

$70

Peakhurst NSW 2210, Australia

4th Apr 2020

Hi there, Is anyone able to do some grass cutting please? Live in a town house, two small areas as pictured below. Must have own utilities, sadly I have none. Much appreciated

Lovely and sweet gentleman, excellent job done too!

Land mowing

$60

Kalkallo VIC, Australia

4th Apr 2020

Land mowing for a vacant land.

Efficient work.

General gardening and lawn tidy up

$60

Manly NSW 2095, Australia

4th Apr 2020

Hi guys we are a busy, young family in need of someone to help with a lawn mow, hedge trimming and some gardening. All equipment provided and local to Manly.

Daniel did a great job with our lawn and hedges, quickly and professionally.

Gardener work

$60

Paddington NSW, Australia

5th Apr 2020

Need a general tidy of our garden as a bit out of hand!

I need soil removal

$80

Armstrong Creek VIC, Australia

5th Apr 2020

Two Mounds of Dirt removed from front lawn

Mow the lawn

$60

Seven Hills NSW, Australia

5th Apr 2020

After weeks of rain the front and back yard are overgrown. I need someone to mow the lawn for $60, I don't care about the edges just a quick job is fine. Must take all the clippings with you.

They came same day and did a great job. This was my first task and everything went smoothly. Very happy, highly recommended!

Lawn mowing

$150

Oxley QLD, Australia

5th Apr 2020

Need my lawn mown before it gets out of hand. Large backyard, lots of different types of grass. Grass clippings can be placed in green bin. Would like palm fronds removed.

Did an excellent job!

Garden maintenance

$100

Caringbah NSW, Australia

4th Apr 2020

Mow, whipper snip and clean up

Great service and great job 👌🏻

Pruning and weeding

$150

Upper Kedron QLD, Australia

4th Apr 2020

House in upper Kedron, small rear yard. Hedges at rear need 1-2 foot of pruning, general garden weeding. Removal of all excess

Never seen anyone come around so quick after accepting the job. Nice guy to book 👌👌

General Garden trimming

$150

Glendale NSW, Australia

5th Apr 2020

Need my gardens trimmed back

Trim overgrown vine

$40

Greenslopes, Queensland, Australia

5th Apr 2020

Neighbours Bougainvillea is overgrown into our garden and needs to be trimmed back

Regular Garden Maintenance

$80

Buderim QLD 4556, Australia

5th Apr 2020

Looking for a monthly/bimonthly gardener to perform regular maintenance such as: - Lawn Mowing - Wipper-Snipping - Weeding and spraying - Raking - Branch cutting - Waste removal The house sits on a bush block in Buderim with plenty of palm trees in the back yard. The waste removal is largely to remove the fallen palm fronds. There is a path that leads to a fire pit at the back of the property that needs some TLC. Cutting back overhanging branches, raking leaves off the path, pulling and/or poisoning any weeds on the path, and keeping the area relatively tidy.

Garden Maintenance

$50

South Brisbane, Queensland, Australia

5th Apr 2020

- Mow lawn / edge trim etc - Tidy up lawn / garden

Great job thanks mate!

Lawn mowing

$50

Spring Farm NSW 2570, Australia

4th Apr 2020

Front lawn and back. Medium sized lawn

Great job. Took the time to make sure that it was done properly

Mow front lawn

$30

Castle Hill NSW, Australia

4th Apr 2020

Just have a front lawn to mow. Shouldn’t take too long to do. My green bin is full so you will have to bring a bin to put the grass in

Jai did an excellent job at a great price. Would highly recommend his service

Lawn and Garden Tidy up- Strathfield Sunday 11am

$90

Sydney, NSW

4th Apr 2020

I have a small house in Strathfield that needs a tidy up. Nature strip 15 x 2 meters long- has not been mowed for 8 weeks Front lawn 15 x 4 metres long- has not been mowed for 8 weeks Back - 10 x 2 metres no real grass but needs and some small TLC. Garden General maintenance overall Max 4 hours- No photos available of the current state as it’s a friends grandparents place. Sunday 10am

friendly, well mannered you man! communicated very well and did a good job. thanks gents.

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