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  • Paving & tiling
  • Landscape lighting
  • Stonework
  • Garden design
  • Levelling
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Recent Landscaping reviews in Cairns

"On time, worked hard and good communication, couldnt ask for more. "

Move soil using wheelbarrow

$200

"Reuben did a great job. Flexible with a changing plan and quick. Recommend. "

Mulch garden

$300

"Bryce presented as a very capable person ready to do the job. He was suitably dressed for outside work and got the job done in a neat and orderly way. Thanks Bryce "

Shovel 2 metres of topsoil onto garden

$50

"Gerald did a great job - worked really hard all day on a wet and cold day. "

Garden bed Mulching

$200

"Quick and efficient "

Weeding & spreading mulch

$100

"Jacinta was great. She did a great job and I would use her again. "

Mulch garden beds

$50

What's the average cost of a Landscaper in Cairns

$75 - $301

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$75

median

$185

high

$301

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Average reviews for Landscaping Services in Cairns

based on 30 reviews

4.93

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What does landscaping include?

When you book your landscaper, it’s important to let them know in your task exactly what work you need to be done. That way, they’ll be able to make you a fair offer and bring along the right tools for the job. 

Not sure where to start? If you need a range of general landscaping services, grab a notepad and pen, then go for a wander outside. Make a note of anything that needs tidying up, trimming, or removing. Then make sure you include these tasks in your listing. 

Another way to think about your landscaping is to break it down by the type of specialised skill or service you need. Here are some of the jobs you might give to your landscaper and what you can expect to happen during the process.

Planning

When you’re undertaking a BIG change, it’s important to lay the groundwork with some planning, first. A garden designer will help come up with ideas and map everything out on paper before you get started. Or you might hire a landscape architect to plan a larger commercial landscaping project in your local community or public space.

Earth and rocks

Don’t break your back over your backyard landscaping - no matter how little or how much you need to do. You can hire earthmoving contractors to do your trench digging, levelling, and even your pool excavation or boring excavation. They’ll bring the all tools and equipment needed to dig and move the earth so you (literally) don’t have to get your hands dirty.

Gardens

Planning a nice new garden bed to grow your own veggies, flowers, shady trees, or just want to reduce the amount of ground you have to mow? Get some help with your garden landscaping and garden edging to get the project off your to-do list and done sooner. That way, you can get on with the fun bit - planting!

Water

Where there are plants, there’s water. Make sure your plants get water when they need it (without having to remember to hose) with a drip irrigation system or a sprinkler system installation. Or make your garden more beautiful with a garden pond or water features. Either way, getting your water systems sorted is so much quicker and easier with an extra pair of hands or a landscaper near you who knows what they’re doing.

Trees

Trees are wonderful things, but sometimes, a tree’s gotta go. If you’re not experienced, you should never do chainsawing, stump grinding, wood chipping and mulching, or land clearing yourself. That’s something you should leave up to an experienced landscaper with the right equipment and background to get the job done properly and safely. 

Building and installations

A big component of landscaping is installing things to make your space more functional and beautiful. Things like retaining walls, artificial turf, landscape lighting or even garden benches to sit on. It’s always best to get a landscaper to help when it involves heavy lifting or specialist equipment. They’ll help you get your installations done safely and help you start enjoying your space much sooner.

Recent Landscaping tasks in Cairns

Fix a retaining wall

$500

Earlville QLD, Australia

16th Jun 2022

Our retaining wall needs fixing as dirt is eroding. See photos attached. Flexible with timing Please contact me if you have any questions. - Due date: Flexible

Garden labour to mulch garden beds

$60

Kewarra Beach QLD, Australia

6th May 2022

Regular garden care including mowing but now require help to mulch small garden beds will pay cash $30 an hour. - Due date: Needs to be done on Saturday, 7 May 2022

Landscaping / gardening

$40

Trinity Park QLD 4879, Australia

4th Apr 2022

Looking for help to landscape, plant, tidy, and improve an average (900sqm) block. Will require some heavy work. Must have some landscaping experience and tropical plant knowledge. Must be able to collect materials and have own equipment although we have some tools. Green waste bin and compost on site but bulk rubbish to be removed at our cost Ongoing help needed ($40 per hours + materials and tip charges) - Due date: Flexible

Moving topsoil and turf

$200

Trinity Beach QLD, Australia

23rd Mar 2022

Need help moving 2m of topsoil to backyard. I will also need some help moving turf. - Due date: Needs to be done on Saturday, 26 March 2022

Landscaping

$1,000

Bayview Heights QLD, Australia

17th Mar 2022

Replacing garden beds with lawn. Clearing plants levelling shaping ground ready for lawm - Due date: Flexible

Cam was great to work with good communication responsive and timely

Gardener for trimming, hedging and weeding at Clifton Beach

$240

Clifton Beach QLD 4879, Australia

20th Feb 2022

I need someone to spend a day in and around the home, trimming edges and shaping, trimming fruit trees and others, hedging and taking the gear to the tip. Need experience in trimming fruit trees. A days work (8 hours) is available. Happy to pay tip dumping costs on top - Due date: Before Tuesday, 22nd Feb 2022

Weeding and mulching

$500

Mount Sheridan QLD, Australia

8th Feb 2022

We live on the side of a hill so weeding needs to be done on hill slopes, also some mulching required - Due date: Flexible

Landscaper/Handyman

$2,500

Frankston VIC, Australia

26th May 2022

Looking for an available landscaper/handy man: Removing and planting plants, paving, painting, flooring and installing screen fencing and bits and pieces around a small villa.

Great work Andy and Jase. Will continue to use you for all garden and home maintenance 👍

Minor landscaping

$200

Kewarra Beach QLD, Australia

1st May 2022

Need a 3m sleeper put into the ground where the red arrow is with some posts to anchor it, rocks dig up and washed, sand put down and then pavers and rocks replaced.

Rendering outside walls mainly retaining walls +concrete steps.

$3,000

Earlville QLD 4870, Australia

30th Mar 2022

+ Surfacing steps and landing. Add nosing to them - Due date: Before Saturday, 30 April 2022

Land clearing/slashing

$1,000

Brinsmead QLD, Australia

23rd Mar 2022

Slash grass and Guinea grass across 2/3 of the 800m2 block. Slash approximately 530m2. Leave grass cuttings on site as mulch. Sloping block. May be dangerous for a ride-on machine. - Due date: Flexible

A very productive chap. Good attitude. Well equipped.

I need garden help , general labouring, gardening and landscaping chat

$150

Friday Pocket QLD, Australia

12th Mar 2022

i have Parkinsons which tends to make me fall, so while i have ideas and am keen to do the work - sometimes it justs isn’t possible I am still relatively ft & active and i don’t need a carer - i,reallly need someone to help me with the garden. I can offer reasonable reminiration - Due date: Flexible

Chainsaw Palm stumps & some small trees

$60

Cairns QLD, Australia

17th Feb 2022

30 minutes work. Cut & leave no green waste removal

Mulching/ Gardening

$100

Gordonvale QLD, Australia

24th Jun 2022

I need 6 cubic meters of mulch moved - Due date: Flexible

I have a load of woodchip (3cubes) to be spread over weedmatting.

$60

Redlynch QLD, Australia

6th May 2022

My gardener who has cut all the trees back and laid weed at, had to stop work as rain started pelting down a couple of weeks back. He covered it with a tarp, so its relatively dry. He is now off sick. I would like to get it spread before the predicted storms next week. So if someone sees this today, please call - Due date: Needs to be done on Sunday, 8 May 2022

Garden and yard maintenance, hedging tree pruning mulching

$2,000

Redlynch QLD, Australia

27th Apr 2022

Large garden and yard on acreage but only smaller area around house and garage area needs mulching hedging pruning and lopping. No green waste bin, but some small green waste can be sumped on property. - Due date: Before Sunday, 8 May 2022

Mulching garden maintenance

$500

Caravonica QLD, Australia

27th Mar 2022

Like to get a quote for mulching a garden - Due date: Needs to be done on Monday, 28 March 2022

Weeding, Trimming, Mulching

$35

Brinsmead QLD, Australia

22nd Mar 2022

I need a semi experienced person to help with gardening work. Some hand weeding, (some weed poisoning), trimming, general tidy and mulching. Tell me what you can do and experience. - Due date: Before Saturday, 26 March 2022

Good Work Jay, Thanks.

3 metres of mulch on my garden

$1,000

Kewarra Beach QLD, Australia

7th Mar 2022

I want 6meters of mulch supplied and spread on my garden - Due date: Flexible

Chainsaw 4 small trees.

$60

Darlinghurst NSW, Australia

8th Feb 2022

Chainsaw some small palms & a yakka. Job will take 20 minutes max.