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Recent Earthmoving Contractors reviews in Hobart

Completed the task successfully. Easy to do business with.

Move half a meter of soil from trailer to garden


Did the task exactly as required. Would recommend.

Move dirt a short distance


Very friendly, good worker has many skills. Recommend

Moving soil


Donald is awesome! Totally reliable, great communication, hard worker and just a lovely guy. Highly recommended.

Composting and mulching


Great attention to detail and very conscientious worker.

Moving crushed rock from driveway to back garden


Great guy and hard working. Can’t recommend enough. Thanks Chris.

Help move garden loam


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Howrah TAS, Australia

24th Aug 2023

I need an mini excavator and operator to remove 100 mm of topsoil from a 45 m2 lawn area into a pile to move to another location, most likley by whellbarrow which I will arrange, and then have FCR spread in the area where the top soil was removed. - Due date: Flexible

Move and stack firewood


New Town TAS, Australia

30th May 2023

We have had four cubic meters of firewood delivered on our driveway. Logs need to be moved from driveway, carried approx 6 meters (flat surface) to be stacked against the house. - Due date: Before Friday, 2 June 2023

Tom was excellent. He arrived on time (early in fact), brought his own wheel barrow, got to work straight away, was super efficient and even cleaned up after. Highly recommend.

Move 3 cubic meters of sand


Cambridge TAS 7170, Australia

30th Mar 2023

3 cubic meters of sand to be moved from maxwells road Cambridge to Margate primary school - Due date: Before Friday, 31 March 2023 - Due date: Needs to be done on Thursday, 30 March 2023

Digging and loading soil into a trailer


Midway Point TAS, Australia

18th Mar 2023

Dig out some soil in preparation for weed mat and gravel - Due date: Needs to be done on Thursday, 13 April 2023

Great job, respectful, hard working!

Landscaping and soil removal


West Hobart TAS, Australia

18th Mar 2023

Remove the weed Matt from garden bed. Remove 30cm of gravel and then fill with soil. Remove from site all excess old soil. - Due date: Before Friday, 24 March 2023

Adam was great to deal with. Great communication and punctual. Work was done exactly as requested. Would highly recommend

Move pile of gravel from front yard to back yard


Lutana TAS, Australia

3rd Jan 2023

I’m needing a pile of limestone gravel moved via shovel and wheelbarrow to my backyard via cement driveway. I made a start but lack the shoulder strength to do the job. Old fashioned slow and steady pace with good upper body strength required. Will take approx one hour I imagine depending on fitness level. - Due date: Needs to be done on Wednesday, 4 January 2023

Outstanding work! Ross’s professionalism is impeccable. He was punctual, courteous, friendly and went above and beyond the job description. The job was done quickly due his fitness and exceptional work ethic. Highly recommend Ross to anyone and would welcome him back for any future garden/light landscaping work.

Need a labourer to move gravel and topsoil


West Hobart TAS, Australia

26th Dec 2022

Need someone to shovel gravel fill out of a raised garden bed and replace with topsoil. About 6 hours work - Due date: Needs to be done on Wednesday, 28 December 2022

Ross was a great help, worked well and consistently and was great to work with.

Plant dug out, soil and bark removal


Rosny TAS, Australia

11th Dec 2022

Dig out plant and roots Remove excess dirt and bark. Level off - Due date: Before Wednesday, 30 November 2022 - Due date: Flexible

Thx Jake. Jake is prepared to work.

Remove dirt


Lutana TAS, Australia

12th Oct 2022

Remove 4x3 meters of dirt. Access through small gate that can fit a dingo through or wheelbarrow. - Due date: Flexible

Four hours moving soil


Sandy Bay TAS, Australia

12th Aug 2022

Looking for someone to shift some soil from one part of the yard to another. Wheelbarrow and shovel provided. Job for four hours. - Due date: Needs to be done on Saturday, 13 August 2022

Fill 6 raised veggie beds with soil


Lenah Valley TAS, Australia

13th Jul 2022

Hi, I am looking for someone fit and strong to move 4.5 cubic metres of veggie garden soil from driveway to the rear of property and into 6 raised garden beds. Maximum distance of about 40ish m and includes a few stairs and the yard travels uphill. See photos. You will need your own shovel, barrow , broom etc for clean up. I am reasonably flexible on days and times but we may have to negotiate something that works for both of us. Thanks. - Due date: Flexible

Thanks Sam, you turned up when you said you would, worked hard moving a mountain of soil, kept in touch with me reliably and cleaned up after yourself and I really appreciate your hard work. I’m happy to recommend you to others or use you again. Cheers Jenny

Dismantle garden beds and move dirt


Glenorchy TAS, Australia

14th May 2022

I have three garden beds made out of treated pine (2m x 1m each), that need to be dismantled, and the dirt needs to be moved to other garden beds nearby. I estimate this would take 5 hours - Due date: Flexible

Jeremy was on time and did a thorough job. He communicated well and worked hard. Thoroughly recommend his work.



Sandy Bay TAS, Australia

25th Apr 2022

Labouring moving and demolishing materials. Need gloves 7.00am to 3-4pm 26and 27th April. $30 per. Hr - Due date: Needs to be done on Tuesday, 26 April 2022

Help moving gravel


Tolmans Hill TAS, Australia

7th Apr 2022

Moving a load of gravel from gravel heap to job (about 30 metres, mainly steps. $35/hour. Needs to be done Thursday 7 Due date: Needs to be done on Thursday 7th and Friday 8th April 2022.

Did a great job - willing to work hard and very easy to get along with.

Move .3 cubic metres gravel approx 30m, up 2 steps.


Lenah Valley TAS 7008, Australia

8th Dec 2021

Will need own shovel and wheelbarrow. I’m pretty flexible with days. - Due date: Flexible

Had a miscommunication initially which was my fault but Trent was professional, punctual and did a great job of collecting and then moving gravel and spreading it around my raised garden beds. Happy to recommend him. Thanks Trent.

Get rid of buckets of dirt


Howrah, TAS

7th Oct 2021

Got a few buckets of dirt here I need gone ( buckets too )

Wheelbarrow dirt from trailer to vegetable beds


Blackmans Bay TAS, Australia

20th Aug 2021

Need to wheelbarrow a trailer load of dirt from trailer to vegetable garden beds. Access is easy and all tools needed are provided. Expect it should take 2-3 hours max.

Jeremy was very prompt, polite and a hard worker.

Moving soil


New Town TAS, Australia

2nd Jul 2021

Soil been delivered (2 cubic metres) needs to be put into raised beds today if possible.

Very friendly, good worker has many skills. Recommend

Shovel gravel


Taroona TAS, Australia

19th Apr 2021

Shoveling gravel in trench

Turn over top soil approx 300m2


Blackmans Bay TAS, Australia

17th Apr 2021

Need someone to come in and turn over the top 10-15cm of soil. Not asking for any removal of dirt, just want it turned over. Approx 300m2, easy access. Sooner the better