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  • Lawn mowing and edging
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  • Mulching
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Recent Garden Maintenance reviews in Illawarra

"Matt was very organised, tidy and careful - he completed the job just as we wanted! Thanks so much, we highly recommend him! "

General Garden Maintenance

$200

"Sandra is wonderful. Turned up on time, courteous, excellent work ethic. Highly recommended."

I need garden maintenance

$50

"Rhys answered straight away. Offered a winning bid, comitted to the HUGE job next day, stuck to the plan and finished the job in the rain. So impressed! Thank God the lawn is done!! If i could give six stars i would. Absolute saviour!"

Garden maintenance

$125

"Great work, really happy. Recommended:)"

Planting and general garden maintenance

$180

"Excellent job - done so fast. Very impressive. Will be using again. "

Weeding and general maintenance

$70

"Next day service and complete task very quick "

General garden maintenance

$150

What's the average cost of a gardener in Illawarra

$63 - $246

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$63

median

$140

high

$246

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Average reviews for Garden Maintenance Services in Illawarra

based on 70 reviews

4.96

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What do garden maintenance workers do?

A garden maintenance contract can be negotiated on a regular or one-off basis and can be customised to include the exact gardening services you need when you need them. 

Common tasks requested on Airtasker include lawn mowing and restoration, tree pruning, hedge trimming, weeding, irrigation and other services to help your front and back gardens flourish.

Some of the most in-demand garden maintenance activities are:

Lawn mowing and edging

Different types of grass turf have different maintenance requirements at different times of the year, and this will affect how often lawn mowing is recommended for you – weekly, fortnightly or monthly. If you have a large garden, a ride-on lawnmower will get the job done faster than a walk-behind mower. Garden maintenance professionals will also include a perimeter cut for a neat finish.

Pruning and hedge trimming

Trees, bushes and hedges around your garden don't need to be trimmed as often as a lawn does, but pruning and hedge trimming are recommended every 6 to 12 months to improve the look of your property. Pruning fruit trees every year will also encourage them to grow more fruit.

Weed control

Without regular maintenance, weeds can overrun your lawn and deprive your plants of vital nutrients. This can be especially damaging for flower beds and vegetable patches. Weeding services combine hand pulling with eco-friendly herbicides to remove and destroy weeds and prevent them from invading again.

Mulching

Mulching has many benefits for a garden. Adding organic material to your soil helps it to retain moisture for longer without the need for additional watering, makes the soil more fertile for growing plants and vegetables and prevents weeds from growing. Mulching is recommended once or twice per year.

Recent Garden Maintenance tasks in Illawarra

Maintenance and Lawns

$300

Berkeley NSW 2506, Australia

8th Sep 2022

I’m looking for someone who can clean up a property and do some maintenance including mowing, yard work and weeding and has handyman skills. - Due date: Before Saturday, 10 September 2022

Steve helped us out at the last minute. So happy with the results. Thank you 😊

Garden maintenance, pruning mainly

$80

Mount Kembla NSW, Australia

11th Jul 2022

Pruning shrubs and sone low trees - Due date: Flexible

Garden tidy and maintenance

$210

Stanwell Park NSW 2508, Australia

26th May 2022

Garden tidy and maintenance Large garden in need of tlc.

General garden maintenance

$40

Wollongong NSW, Australia

29th Apr 2022

Need some hedging done at the side of house. Will need hedger with attachment as hedge is tall. Will need cuttings to be cleaned and put in bin.

Front and back garden maintenance

$40

Albion Park Rail NSW, Australia

6th Apr 2022

Weeds removed garden trimmed and cleaned - Due date: Flexible

Lawn mowing and maintenance - Ride on mower needed

$350

Port Kembla NSW, Australia

20th Mar 2022

Lawn maintenance is required for every 4-6 weeks. The current lawns are currently 9 weeks grown and are overdue for a cut. They need to be wipper snippered first, and then a ride on mower to go over it. Can also be done with a slasher. Urgently required to be completed. Vacant block of land, approx 940m2, work can be done anytime. Work must be completed by Monday. - 47-51 Wentworth St Port Kembla

Great work and very reliable

Lawn mowing and garden maintainence

$90

Woonona NSW, Australia

11th Mar 2022

After the crazy rain the lawn has grown quite a lot. Looking for someone to mow the lawns, trim hedges and cut back vines growing on the patio. The sooner the better! If you could give me a quote please.Thanks in advance ☺️

Brayden did a such a great job!!

Spring Garden Maintenance & Rearrangement

$100

Corrimal NSW, Australia

8th Sep 2022

Remove small section of grass and replace with white stones. Weed gardens. Tidy pots. - Due date: Flexible

General maintenance of yard

$500

West Wollongong NSW, Australia

23rd Jun 2022

Removal of plants, weeds and general tidy of yard - Due date: Before Saturday, 9 July 2022

Very large garden needs ongoing maintenance

$100

Coledale NSW, Australia

21st May 2022

Large garden on 2000 sqm block needs ongoing maintenance. Lots of garden beds, trees, palms etc. Multi level beds, with a creek running through the middle. Need hard worker, with own tools, able to deal with pruning trees, lots of weeding, poison control. Around 4 hours per week or 8 hours every 2 weeks.

Garden maintenance

$100

Coalcliff NSW 2508, Australia

24th Apr 2022

A small landscaping job on a patch size approx 7x3 metres. I need de-weeding and some pruning.

Wonderful job Craig! Very happy with what you've done to our little patch!

Trim a couple of trees, general garden maintenance, weeding etc

$200

Bellambi NSW, Australia

4th Apr 2022

Small to medium size garden. There is a green waste bin on site. Trim some trees that are over my boundaries, weeding, general maintenance. - Due date: Flexible

Ongoing Yard Maintenance

$85

Woonona NSW 2517, Australia

20th Mar 2022

Including mowing, edging, weeding of gardens, poisoning weeds, cleaning of paths and driveways and disposal of green waste from site. - Due date: Needs to be done on Monday, 28 March 2022

Great to work with and we are using for ongoing works.

Maintenance

$300

Berkeley NSW 2506, Australia

9th Sep 2022

Cleaning/Lawn Maintenance - Due date: Before Saturday, 10 September 2022

Coby helped us out at the last minute and he did an amazing job. Thank you

Garden maintenance

$150

Cordeaux Heights NSW, Australia

25th Aug 2022

Remove dead leaves from palm trees and general weed/ leaf cleanup. Removal of leaves etc required - Due date: Needs to be done on Monday, 29 August 2022

Filter and tank Maintenance

$100

Coledale NSW, Australia

30th May 2022

Filter and tank of aquarium needs maintenance in preschool - Due date: Before Sunday, 5 June 2022

Lawn mowing and maintenance - Ride on mower

$280

Port Kembla NSW, Australia

4th May 2022

Lawn maintenance is required for every 4 weeks. The current lawns are currently 4 weeks grown and is due for a cut. The job can be done with a ride on or a slasher. Vacant block of land, approx 940m2, work can be done anytime. Its mostly a flat block and slops down towards the rear. - 47-51 Wentworth St Port Kembla

Great work, did a great job with his ride on mower

Garden Maintenance

$100

Kanahooka NSW, Australia

20th Apr 2022

Weed & general garden maintenance

Ryan did an excellent job. He was very hard working and did a thorough job. Ryan was very polite took great pride in his work. I would recommend him any time. Thanks Ryan

Regular garden maintenance

$35

Tarrawanna NSW 2518, Australia

21st Mar 2022

General gardening maintenance, cutting shrubs and bamboo back, planting occasionally, weeding. No grass cutting required. Have green bin. Garden slightly sloped in places. Medium sized garden. - Due date: Flexible

General yard maintenance

$150

Mount Warrigal NSW 2528, Australia

15th Mar 2022

Mow lawns on split level property front and back and trim Jasmine bush

Good communication and was reliable.