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  • Mulching
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Recent Garden Maintenance reviews in Sydney

"The guys were great, fitted us in at late notice. Left the place very clean, will definitely have them back. Cheers fellas! "

Tree pruning, weeding and garden bed maintenance

$120

"Tara was an absolute delight. She is incredibly helpful - sorted out the jumbled mess that is our home and cleaned meticulously. So happy to have found her."

Weekly house maintenance / cleaning / odd jobs

$90

"Lovely job on the garden. Really really well managed - and appreciate the flexibility and communications also. Thank you! "

General garden maintenance

$60

"Worked for a long long time! Very friendly and did a fantastic job"

Front and back garden maintenance

$70

"Amazing work and a lovely guy "

General garden maintenance

$80

"A great final result "

Maintenance in backyard. Clean up

$200

What's the average cost of a gardener in Sydney

$85 - $189

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$85

median

$120

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$189

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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 Sydney

Garden Maintenance

$250

Redfern NSW 2016, Australia

16th Aug 2022

Tidy up of small garden for terrace house -- back and front. Shaping of plants required along with pressure cleaning of pavers. - Due date: Needs to be done on Tuesday, 23 August 2022

Garden maintenance and pressure clean commercial warehouse yard area

$150

Mascot NSW, Australia

9th Aug 2022

We are part of a commercial warehouse units. Need the front building entry area pressure cleaned. Also need the garden beds and along building walls weeded and leaves collected from the parking area.

Thanks Daniel, great work

Garden Maintenance no lawns

$300

Alexandria NSW, Australia

27th Jul 2022

Beautiful small garden at back of a terrace currently rented out. Needs regular maintenance. 22A Jennings st Alexandria . Look it up it was on an ABC gardening show. - Due date: Flexible

Regular courtyard garden maintenance needed

$200

Newtown NSW, Australia

13th Jul 2022

Hey guys We have a courtyard garden in Newtown that needs regular work to keep it looking good and staying healthy (eg mulching/fertilising, pruning, removal of leaves, etc). Access through the side and rear lane and carport, usually good parking. We normally aim for a quarterly visit. Let us know.

Rooftop Terrace tidy up and Terrace garden (pots) maintenance

$400

Pyrmont NSW, Australia

10th May 2022

Tidy leaves/garden waste on Large Terrace area, trim/tidy/prune a dozen large potted plants, some weeding of large potted plants, empty/clean/fill medium sized water feature, repot frangipani. Green waste bin available in building. - Due date: Before Sunday, 22 May 2022

I'd leave 6 stars if I could. Rod was fantastic, such an amazing outcome that exceeded my expectations of how the plants and terrace could be improved, This was not just a job well done, it was a dramatic change for the better. Rod is very knowledgeable, friendly and engaging and provided great advice on how to maintain and keep everything looking the best it can. I highly recommend him.

Lawn mowing and garden maintainence

$100

Mascot NSW 2020, Australia

14th Mar 2022

Mowing lawn and then regular maintainence - Due date: Flexible

Great job , professional Hardworking

Courtyard garden maintenance

$350

Redfern NSW, Australia

22nd Feb 2022

We have a small 3x3 metre courtyard that has a creeping fig on the walls. Need a general trimming of the vine, but on one area we need the vine pulled back off the wall where it has encroached over to our neighbours side. This involves stepping onto the roof for a short period and reaching some vines on the wall so depending on what equipment you have, a small ladder or step ladder is likely needed. Any day this week would suit.

Brett worked even in the pouring rain to get the task done, really friendly and efficient- did a great job.

Gardening and plant maintenance

$200

Newtown NSW, Australia

15th Aug 2022

Maintain plants. Potentially plant new plants and dispose of any dead plants currently. - Due date: Before Friday, 19 August 2022

General Garden Maintenance

$120

Newtown NSW, Australia

8th Aug 2022

I just need some general garden maintenance at my House in Newtown. This includes pruning, weeding & general clean up of leaves at the back & side of the house. It also includes the weeding in the front courtyard. Photos attached. Just wanted to add...the size of my yard is very small. Approx 50 sqm at the back (includes the paved area) & the front courtyard is tiny at a small 10-12 sqm. So if you have the right tools & have done gardening before, it shouldn’t take more than 1.5 hours. There is no mowing...as no real grass. Hope that helps with the quotes. Also, looking for someone on a regular basis ie every 6 weeks or so.

Regular garden maintenance

$180

Darlinghurst NSW, Australia

25th Jul 2022

We need someone who can regularly maintain our garden. It’s a terrace house with small front yard and medium sized backyard. Includes weeding, pruning, and using gurney. No lawns. We are really looking for someone reliable. We are flexible with times, maintenance required probably every 3 to 4 weeks ongoing. Photos available. - Due date: Flexible

Absolutely amazing work, so professional!

General garden maintenance and tip run

$300

Redfern NSW 2016, Australia

27th Jun 2022

Hey guys, I have a bunch of stuff that needs to go to the tip as well as tidying up and cutting back of leaves. Photos uploaded.

Awesome job. Easy to arrange and talk to. Very thorough and obviously takes pride in his work. Thanks heaps Temaika :)

Maintain potted plants and replant dead ones

$150

Pyrmont NSW, Australia

9th May 2022

Maintain (keep them healthy) and repot some of the dead plants in the current pots. once a fortnight. - Due date: Flexible

Grant was excellent in completing the work on the potted plants

General Garden Maintenance

$120

Sydney, New South Wales, Australia

11th Mar 2022

Hi everyone I need help with the below task and it will be a regular task every 2 months . Tasks include - vacuuming the turf - getting rid of the weeds - prune the leaves of the big tree and frangipani plant - clean the concrete after the weed removal (washer can be provided)

An amazing human being! Very punctual , got everything done just as described! He gave me some wonderful advice regarding gardening. Definitely recommending him to others .

Lawn mowing and maintenance

$120

Marrickville NSW, Australia

17th Aug 2022

Need someone to come out to Mow the lawn and trim back shrubs. To pretty much make the place look clean and presentable. Front section needs tiding and trim. - Due date: Before Thursday, 18 August 2022

Very reliable, neat work. Will get Darren again. Thank you.

Garden maintenance

$300

Glebe NSW, Australia

12th Aug 2022

Pruning, weeding. Blowing leaves. Climbing up ladder to cut branches, tying stray branches back, clean filters etc and interior of empty fish pond, waterblasting concrete paths. (Possible extension to following 2 days? Initial budget for first day only- $300 for 7 hours) - Due date: Needs to be done on Monday, 22 August 2022

Emy is an outstanding, efficient, fast worker, who “knows” gardens and is very diligent and detailed in his approach. Also a pleasure to have around and great to discuss garden ideas and issues with. He transformed my front garden in a day. Cleans up after each stage. A brilliant job. I highly recommend him.

Rooftop Garden Maintenance and trim hedge

$250

Pyrmont NSW, Australia

2nd Aug 2022

Clear up rooftop garden / trim hedge including: Clear leaves / rubbish off synthetic lawn, trim hedges, clean hot tub and hot tub area. Clear cobwebs. Sweep and clean wooden floor.

Excellent service! The job was completed to a high standard and Wally was lovely. Would definitely use again.

Ongoing gardening and maintenance

$60

Enmore NSW, Australia

17th Jul 2022

We'd like someone to come once a week to keep our garden free of leaves and debris, hose done and keep clean and tidy. We have two small dogs so the garden needs to be also keep free of dog poop and washed down. We also clean up dog poop through the week but without a doubt there'll be some when you arrive. If you like to garden also happy to buy plants for You to bed down also. We're flexible on times but want someone consistent for long term. Our last gardener was with us for two years. We're thinking two -3 hours a week should be enough. Also must like dogs as they are very friendly and will want the occasional pat. - Due date: Flexible

Roof maintenance - clean leaves away (removal)

$250

Surry Hills NSW, Australia

21st Jun 2022

We have a three story terrace (third level is just one room) and need the roof and gutters cleared of leaves, etc. after the autumn leave drop. A small plant is also growing on the chimney that need removal. We have gutter guards already, so there should be too much build up, if any in the gutters..so it will more about getting rid of the leave that are over the guard guards…removal of leaves from property. - Due date: Needs to be done on Thursday, 23 June 2022

Good job, on time and got the job done well. Some good advice in some other roof fixes we needed as well.

Garden clean up and maintenance

$120

Glebe NSW, Australia

20th Mar 2022

Small terrace house garden that needs a good clean up of fallen leaves and ground water blasted. I also need someone to secure the drooping plants and tidy things up with the plants and the few boxes we have lying around in the shed. Water blaster can be provided. Help me make this a pretty outdoor area for us to enjoy as it’s currently looking quite shabby.

Loved Rod’s work!! My garden was an absolute mess and Rod worked his magic! I now have a beautiful space that I can use and lots of inspiration and ideas from Rod on how to decorate it. His knowledge on plants and how to plant/position them for best aesthetic is brilliant! And loved the chats too! Professional, punctual and so lovely to work with!

Garden maintenance and weeding

$160

Glebe NSW, Australia

8th Mar 2022

Our garden has become overgrown and we need it to be reset. It’s mostly weeding. The yard would be about 30-40 square metres. There’s a small green bin on site. You will need to: - Clear the brick path and entertaining area of weeds - Clear veggie boxes of weeds and leave the vegetables in place - Trim back pumpkin vine, tomato bush, and lavender so they are not on the pathway - Trim back trees so they are not in the way of the driveway or walkway - Remove any green waste from the property that does not fit in the green bin If you think this task will take longer than the allocated time, please let me know. The hourly rate is $40. - Need completed this week.

Bradley did such and AMAZING job on our garden. He went above and beyond and worked until the job was finished. Great communication and was very prompt. Our garden has been transformed and we're super happy with the result. Highly recommend Bradley for all your gardening needs!