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Best rated Landscapers in Cairns

Cameron A

Cairns Central QLD

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"Always great service! Recommend 👍🏾"

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Jeremy U

Cairns QLD

(123)

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"The best ever"

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Carl M

Cairns QLD

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"Super fast response, table was delivered within hours of the task being posted! Reliable and punctual. Highly recommended Carl for any moving needs. "

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Cass H

Cairns QLD

(18)

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"Thanks daniel was a great job"

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Chris M

Cairns QLD

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"Thank you!"

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"Very diligent and efficient. Highly recommended! "

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Jon H

Petrie QLD

(27)

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"Very helpful, top bloke and service with a smile! Jon is your man "

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"Great job arrived on time and did job"

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Recent Landscaping reviews in Cairns

"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

"Absolute legend. Jason did the task to a high quality standard.. will be getting him back if we ever need more done."

Remove 2 cubic meters of dirt

$150

"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

What's the average cost of a landscaper in Cairns

$75 - $250

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$75

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$150

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$250

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4.91

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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

I need land clearing

$999

Cairns QLD, Australia

29th Mar 2021

Vacant house lot. 850m2. Need to clear 500m2. Cairns suburban. Mix of creepers, Guinea grass and shrubs. Tropical wet season lush growth. Land is sloping. Fenced all around. Easy vehicle access at street front. Suit clearing by machine and hand clearing on steep batters.

Thanks Cam, I've released payment. Cheers, Fred.

Backyard levelling

$1,500

Yorkeys Knob QLD, Australia

28th Feb 2021

200 m2 backyard levelling

Build Retaining Wall

$50

Bayview Heights QLD, Australia

24th Jan 2021

Skilled carpenter required to build retaining walls. All materials supplied. Labour to build timber sleeper and galvanised post wall. Timber stairs with only 4 steps needed as well. Someone with previous experience building retaining walls. Location: Bayview, Northern Beaches. $50 per hour.

Shoveling mulch

$35

Earlville QLD 4870, Australia

14th Nov 2020

move 5m of mulch into garden beds

Mulching and footpath installation

$325

Smithfield QLD 4878, Australia

28th Oct 2020

-Need to remove old soil from my garden bed and replace with fresh top soil. -I’ll be planting myself but needs help to wheelbarrow mulch after - 12 x 600 x 400 pavers to be installed around the garden bed

Nice guy and easy to work with. His job is immaculate and turns up on time. Would definitely recommend him 😊

Small job: weeding/planting/mulching

$75

Mooroobool QLD, Australia

11th Sep 2020

See pics. I need my back yard tidied up. Light sticks to be collected. One small and one medium garden bed weeded, plus weeds pulled around the fenceline. A few flowers planted. Mulch/Pinebark provided. Not a huge job, it just needs tidying up. $25/hr. Have estimated 3hrs.

Great job, very happy but he left without saying goodbye so I didn't get to thank him in person!

I need landscaping services

$30

Smithfield QLD 4878, Australia

20th Aug 2020

installation new sprinklers

I need a 40m retaining wall

$5,000

Brinsmead QLD, Australia

23rd Mar 2021

What I need is the old one pulling out which is timber and a new concrete block one with A fence on top replace the retaining wall Is around 1.8 with post on top to make the Fence

Rockwall weeded and mulched

$600

Holloways Beach QLD 4878, Australia

18th Feb 2021

Weeds need to be removed can be poisoned if need be then rock wall mulched

Mulching and garden labour

$30

Bungalow QLD 4870, Australia

11th Jan 2021

I need a hand spreading mulch in the garden beds. Also moving garden waste from back of property out to the road / trailer. At least a couple of hours work - will pay hourly rate.

Professional, hard working, and self motivated. Will definitely use again.

Experienced landscaper

$5

Cairns QLD, Australia

10th Nov 2020

2 garden beds to be built All building/ garden materials supplied just need own tools for the actual building process. Small amount of weeding also. Please quote as per photos for what you think it would be.

Chris did a fantastic job at our garden beds i would 10000% recommend him to do any job.!

I need wood chipping & mulching

$100

Edmonton QLD, Australia

3rd Oct 2020

Hi, I have a pile of sticks/logs which need removing, and some general yard tidy up. I'm getting the yard slashed but also need sticks etc removed or mulched

Spread garden mulch

$180

Clifton Beach QLD, Australia

10th Sep 2020

Spread 8 cubic metres of mulch across the gardens

Weeding the Garden and spreading Mulch

$100

Mooroobool QLD, Australia

6th May 2021

Need help with weeding our Garden

Garden clean up / hedging

$100

Cairns QLD, Australia

5th Mar 2021

Needing my front gardens hedged/cleaned up with all rubbish removed also. Personal equipment required as we don’t have the correct equipment. The bushes are quite large, ranging from 1-3 metres high.

Cameron did a great job. Was efficient and polite through communication.

Mulching gardens

$200

Redlynch QLD 4870, Australia

1st Feb 2021

Gardens around house need mulching, probably a full days (8 hours) work for one person. Someone with gardening experience preferred.

Arrived on time and worked hard to get the job done!

Yard levelled and dressed to lay lawn

$800

Kanimbla QLD, Australia

22nd Dec 2020

It will require red dirt with rocks to be levelled and the excess to be used to back fill a retaining wall. 150mm below the level of the driveway and fence then 50mm of lawn dressing. There are 3 areas. A small machine will be required.

Shovelling dirt

$50

Redlynch QLD, Australia

3rd Nov 2020

Move some dirt about 20 meters using a wheel barrow. Removing about thee top 20 cm of the square in the photo

Punctual polite and hard working.

Hedging and controlling of a driveway area.

$200

Whitfield QLD, Australia

28th Sep 2020

Approx 20m driveway 1m wide area that requires weeding and hedging. Some other 5 or so shrubs may also require hedging. Maintenance afterwards would be awesome.

Very happy so far, thanks Jeremy!

Spread mulch and crusher dust

$100

Earlville QLD, Australia

9th Sep 2020

Spread 3m3 of mulch on established garden beds and 1m3 of builders' crusher dust on established garden paths. I have a shovel, rake and cart.