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Need garden pruning services?
  • Plant trimming services
  • Hedge pruning services
  • Winter pruning
  • … or anything else
It only takes 2 minutes. And it's free.
Up to 50% cheaper than franchise dealers
Up to 50% cheaper than franchise dealers
No job too big or too small
No job too big or too small
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Free insurance coverage
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Secure cashless payments
Same day / next day service available
Same day / next day service available

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Recent Pruning reviews in Central Coast

"Fantastic job!! On time. Friendly. Efficient. I’d recommend his services. "

Lawn mowing weeds pruning

$140

"Great job thank you so much :)"

Weeding, pruning

$120

"Brilliant! He took a sad and neglected, overgrown yard and let it shine again. He was efficient and professional and pleasant. We will use him again. Highly recommend. "

Garden maintenance and tree pruning

$150

"A very thorough job, thank you for making our garden look much better! Appreciate your hard work, would recommend. "

Weeding and pruning

$80

"Thanks James for your hard work"

Mowing + pruning

$200

"Great job thank you so much :)"

Weeding, pruning

$120

What's the average cost of a pruning expert in Central Coast

$95 - $184

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$95

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$140

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$184

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What do pruning services include?

An experienced pruning specialist can handle cutting your trees, shrubs, hedges, and other plants. Pruning (or cutting away dead or overgrown branches and stems) improves a plant’s health and appearance. 


If it’s your first time getting a Tasker to prune your plants, here’s a rundown of what they may do when they get to work on your garden: 


Removing debris and old growth 

The Tasker will usually check the plant for dead wood or flowers and remove those bits. They’ll keep the young growth intact. They may also remove old branches if there are new ones below them. 

 

Afterward, a Tasker can take away your pile of garden waste and dispose of it properly. Do you suddenly need a tool that neither you nor your Tasker has? In which case, you can book delivery service to get that set of secateurs or long-reach pruners for your last-minute gardening needs. 


Deciding on a shape for the plants 

The Tasker will typically assess if a plant needs to be pruned to a certain shape (if the plant is new), or if they need to trim it back to follow a certain look. For example, pyramid shapes allow for plenty of light, great for apple and pear trees. 

 

You can also discuss how you’d like your shrubs or trees to look with your Tasker! Your specialist will then try to achieve your vision for your garden or yard.    


Pruning the plants 

When pruning plants and trees, the Tasker needs to make good, clean cuts that finish at a point of growth. They’ll get rid of unproductive wood and make sure to encourage the growth of new shoots that will result in lots of fruits and flowers. 

 

The pruning process may vary depending on the type of plant: 

  • Plants may be pruned back by around 1/3 of their current growth. If it’s a flowering plant, the specialist may cut back the dead flower stems and stem tops. 

  • For hedges, the Tasker will typically follow your desired shape (e.g., a ball). Or, they may trim the sides of a hedge first, pruning the top last. The lowest parts of a hedge should be wider than the top. This structure lets the lower part of the plant get enough sunlight. 

  • As for trees, the pruning specialist may ensure the tree keeps growing laterally instead of upwards. For more complex tree trimming services, consider hiring a tree surgeon.  

 

Speaking of trimming back overgrown plants, did you know you can also book a lawn mowing service through Airtasker? Simply select the “Post a task” button to schedule an appointment! 



Recent Pruning tasks in Central Coast

Yard maintenance, tree pruning, pressure cleaning

$250

Blackwall NSW, Australia

25th May 2022

Yard work, including lawn mowing, pruning of trees, gutter cleaning and pressure cleaning of paths, windows and brickwork. - Due date: Flexible

Tidy up the gardens - weeding and pruning

$40

Copacabana NSW 2251, Australia

24th Jan 2022

Looking for someone to tidy up the garden. Tasks include weeding garden beds and among river stones. Pruning shrubs and removal of dead foilage among plants. - Due date: Flexible

Declutter tool shed/garage and prune/weed garden

$200

Umina Beach NSW, Australia

7th Jun 2021

It may require 2 separate one and a half day visits? Or it could possibly be done in 1 whole day? 1/Tool shed and garage needs completely sorting - throw out anything unnecessary(may require a trip to the tip?) - or take anything that still works to a charity organization accepting of such material plus keep essential working tools/products etc. 2/Garden needs clearing, weeding and pruning - small tree branches would require electric saw and putting garden rubbish either into bundles for the tip or council pick up? (If first visit goes well - there may be other handyman tasks that could be done from time to time at other arranged times.)

Gardener, mowing, pruning, weeding

$100

Green Point NSW, Australia

17th May 2021

Gardening required every fortnight. 1-2 hours Mowing front lawn in front of house, weeding and pruning. Don’t mind if it’s 2 gardeners that work together. Need to be happy to invoice and be paid via aged care. Located at Green Point.

Hedging, Pruning, weeding

$600

Ourimbah NSW, Australia

5th Apr 2021

We have a tall hedge down one side of the property which we would like trimmed. We also have other smaller pruning and weeding that we would like completed

Efficient and professional service. I will be using Martin’s services in the future

Bamboo pruning, mowing lawn

$120

Terrigal NSW 2260, Australia

9th Feb 2021

bamboo - around 35 plants along a fence We would like to get a quote for mowing service. Address 10 Sandra Place, Terrigal. Front and back garden.

Restraining deck and daybed Some pruning-weeding

$200

Watanobbi NSW, Australia

11th Jan 2021

Pruning Weeding small garden Clean the gutter Restraining deck and daybed

Pruning Planting General gardening

$35

Woy Woy Bay NSW 2256, Australia

27th Apr 2022

general gardening and tidying - Due date: Flexible

Weeding and pruning

$40

Ettalong Beach NSW, Australia

20th Jan 2022

Just had a knee replacement and cannot weed my garden, also pruning. Approx 3 hours work @ $40 per hour - Due date: Flexible

Gardening & pruning

$100

Avoca Beach NSW, Australia

27th May 2021

Garden with no lawns that has a number of shrubs and bushes that need pruning. Most are between 1-3m in height. Largest is an olive tree which is under 5m. Looking for an initial pruning & weeding on the property & removal of green waste. Then a regular service to maintain. An inspection will be required to provide a quote. Looking for a professional with, references, insurance and reliable.

Excellent work

Prune bamboo and tiger grass.

$300

Killarney Vale NSW 2261, Australia

10th May 2021

Prune bamboo. Just higher than house height. Remove to tip.

Thinning and pruning small garden

$80

Mardi NSW 2259, Australia

17th Mar 2021

Have a tight space to walk between shrubs, want to keep them much shorter.

Pruning and then regular garden maintenance

$75

Kariong NSW, Australia

17th Jan 2021

Need a person who can help with general maintenance mowing , weeding etc

Tim was punctual and completed the job to my satisfaction. Of pleasant disposition and a fast worker. I wish him well.

Pruning garden

$600

MacMasters Beach NSW, Australia

19th Jun 2022

Pruning garden and taking away trees and plants - Due date: Flexible

Pruning and hedging

$100

Chain Valley Bay NSW, Australia

4th Apr 2022

Need ladder and equipment to prune flowering plants front garden

Cutting, pruning, cleaning

$100

Copacabana NSW, Australia

30th Jun 2021

Need to cut away overgrown trees and shrubs and take away also would like to gurney the driveway

Weed removal, plant trimming, tree pruning

$105

Kariong NSW 2250, Australia

24th May 2021

Remove weeds and grass from garden, trim plants and prune trees as directed. At least 3hrs work with potential for ongoing maintenance.

I need pruning services

$450

Green Point NSW 2251, Australia

30th Apr 2021

about 6 mid size bushes and small trees, pruned and rubbish rmeoved

Completed quickly, and efficiently.

Prune two branches.

$50

Gosford, New South Wales, Australia

1st Mar 2021

I have a beautiful Grevillea which needs two branches reduced whilst it isn't flowering. Also need one small extra piece of sleeper added to the retaining wall.

As usual, all jobs completed well, promptly and efficiently.

Tree and shrub pruning

$400

Terrigal NSW, Australia

15th Jan 2021

Front garden- Japanese myrtle needs heavy trimming, removal of some shrubs and general pruning. Backyard- pruning of camelia hedge and azaleas