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Recent Gardening reviews in Canberra

"Did good job. Was on time as well. Recommend !"

General garden maintenance

$70

"Unbelievably quick and went beyond what I asked. I will be definitely getting him back. Thank you Rowan"

I need garden maintenance

$150

"Punctual, thorough and hard working. Thanks again - the garden looks great!"

Trim shrubs and mow lawn

$120

"Thank you so much, for your support! Bec was great! She even changed her plans to stay later to get the task done. I’m so grateful. Thanks again Bec. "

General gardening

$120

"Great job, thorough and worked hard. Recommended! "

Garden weeding and mulching

$100

"Pleasant and efficient "

Weeding of garden beds and lawn mowed

$200

What's the average cost of a gardener in Canberra

$100 - $240

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$100

median

$150

high

$240

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Average reviews for Gardening Services in Canberra

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What do gardeners do?

Gardening services range from basic mowing 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 & 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 local gardeners 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 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 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 in Canberra

Clean up garden area and remove green waste

$300

Phillip ACT 2606, Australia

26th Sep 2022

Garden area needs to be cut back and waste removed ahead of inspection tomorrow; see attached images.

Lawn Repair - 7.5 X 3.3 m

$300

Harrison ACT, Australia

25th Sep 2022

Small lawn needs repair. Needs weed removal, levelling, aeration, placing top soil, seeding empty patches, removing bunched and dead grass. Fungus also seen where water ponds. Any other advice welcome. Budget negotiable. Size = 7.5 x 3.3 m. Must bring own materials, tools and equipment. Need experienced person with knowledge and tools to set up lawn for success. We are willing to play our part in terms of watering and any other care after initial repair. - Due date: Flexible

Weed my front yard

$100

Isaacs ACT, Australia

24th Sep 2022

Hi there, we need 3 hours of weeding done. It’s not about speed but digging the pesky weeds out properly. Gardening tools available for use if required. - Due date: Before Friday, 30 September 2022

Mowing and weeding

$100

Throsby ACT 2914, Australia

18th Sep 2022

Mowing and weeding front yard. Own tools as well as disposal.

Very professional and efficient work.

General garden maintenance

$200

Griffith ACT 2603, Australia

13th Sep 2022

Hi, Need the following: - Removal of all weeds (including concrete area, back dirt area and nature strip. - Small hedge trim - Clean up of concrete areas (back patio / front / driveway). $200. I won't be paying more so please do not bother with an offer above this amount.

Excellent job. Very respectful worker. Will use again.

Mulch install

$200

Fadden ACT, Australia

9th Sep 2022

I have approx 7.5 m3 of pine bark mulch to be moved from the front driveway to areas in my backyard and front - some pictures of the property below

Liam did a cracking job moving mulch around the property. Highly recommend his services!

Gardening + Tidying Yard

$300

Ainslie ACT, Australia

3rd Sep 2022

We need our garden to be tied. The following is required: -whipper snipper of weeds in front garden bed -mowing of medium size lawn -removal of garden waste to tip - Due date: Needs to be done on Friday, 9 September 2022

V helpful and professional

Tidy garden (front and back)- mowing, pruning, removal of hedges

$400

Isabella Plains ACT, Australia

25th Sep 2022

Back garden (large yard) - trim trees, remove hedges, mow lawn Front garden (small yard)- trim hedge, spray weeds, tidy up Remove all clippings, trimmings etc that won't fit in the Green Bin - Due date: Before Friday, 30 September 2022

Garden cleanup

$240

Higgins ACT, Australia

25th Sep 2022

Help! Weeding, snippering plus general cleanup needed. Front yard - largish area of tanbark to clear of weeds then poison. Had a machine digger but contractor did not return to finish, hence in a bad state. Other: If time, clear front gravel car space of ground weeds. Rear yard overall tidy, snippering and pruning/trimming. Later additional job to spread new tanbark load.

Gardening

$100

Harrison ACT, Australia

23rd Sep 2022

Hi there I need my lawn mowed and I have a big hedge that needs to be trimmed.

On time and did a fantastic job

Remove approx 5-6 established plants

$60

Bruce ACT, Australia

17th Sep 2022

I have about 5-6 plants that need digging up and taken to green waste. 2 are not too big and should be relatively straightforward (although they have been here a while so will be well established). The other 3-4 have all grown in to each other and will be trickier to remove. Together the clump is approx 1.5m in diameter. It’s tricky to capture in a photo, but I have circled the large clump and the other 2 are behind it. Access to the property (freestanding townhouse) is good with a side gate, and you can park in the driveway. Could be done this Sunday, Monday or Tuesday (pretty much anytime). - Due date: Flexible

Fast communication and completion of task

Garden Clean Up

$600

Narrabundah ACT, Australia

12th Sep 2022

Looking for an experienced gardener for a back garden tidy-up that includes, weeding, pruning, mowing, application of fertiliser (if needed) and green waste removal. Ideally looking for someone with a good knowledge of plants and plant health as there is a big variety of plants in the garden! - Due date: Before Monday, 19 September 2022

James did an amazing job tackling our huge garden! He worked tirelessly all day to get the job done and the garden looks amazing. Highly recommend James!

Weeding front yard

$60

Stirling ACT 2611, Australia

6th Sep 2022

I'd like someone to weed the garden beds in my front yard. I have a lot of small shrubs and flowers that have been inundated with weeds and grasses.

Amazing, dedicated, hard working! My garden has never looked so good :)

Hedge trimming and green waste removal

$350

Gungahlin ACT, Australia

26th Sep 2022

Hedge along the fence needs trimming. Height: 3m to 3.5m (ladder required) Length: 22m Green waste needs to be taken away. Preferred to do it soon. Can also discuss and book other gardening work onsite. Budget negotiable. - Due date: Before Friday, 30 September 2022

Tidy up front garden and plant 4 new plants

$60

Nicholls, Australian Capital Territory, Australia

25th Sep 2022

Please select and plant four new plants for the front garden that would be suitable for the location. Colourful and hardy please. I will pay for your time though AirTasker and pay separately for the plants on production of receipts.

Tree pruning and shaping

$150

Theodore ACT, Australia

25th Sep 2022

Trees need some pruning and cutting to shape Type of gardening: Other Size of garden: 150m²-300m² Has green waste bin: Yes - Due date: Flexible

Weeding driveway

$150

Ainslie ACT 2602, Australia

21st Sep 2022

We need someone to weed the driveway as part of our end of lease clean. We have already used chemical once, so many of the weeds are partially dead. We are happy to dispose of the greenwaste ourselves as long as it's bagged.

Fantastic service and very friendly

Mow and whipper snip yard

$65

Lyons ACT 2606, Australia

14th Sep 2022

Mow and whipper snip front and back yard Clean and blow pathways cleanup of yard

Always does a great job

Lawn moving, weed removal and shrub trimming

$350

Bonner ACT, Australia

10th Sep 2022

Looking for the following services. - weed removal around the property -lawn moving (around 70sqm) - shrub trimming at front of the property and weed removal. -and disposal of all green waste from property after task completion - Due date: Flexible

A job well done.

Remove Ivy from garden

$350

Kambah ACT, Australia

6th Sep 2022

Remove ivy from front garden and take green waste - Due date: Flexible

Awesome work!