Find a professional tree surgeon in Sydney

Fill in a short form and get free quotes for local tree surgeons in Sydney

4.5

Excellent rating - 4.5/5 (9200+ reviews)

Looking for tree surgeons?

  • Inspections
  • Felling trees
  • Pruning
  • Planting
  • … 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
Free insurance coverage
Free insurance coverage
Secure cashless payments
Secure cashless payments
Same day / next day service available
Same day / next day service available

Best rated Tree Surgeons near me

Recent Tree Surgeons reviews in Sydney

"Mohammad did a great job pruning our tree and left the place spotless. He could have done a better job communicating whether and when he was arriving so I wasn't waiting around uneccessarily."

Lilly Pilly Tree pruning

$100

"Fast and clean work. Nothing more to ask from a stand up tradie "

Cut 8 1/2 tree stumps. <1.5m heigh

$200

"Great service. Fast and thorough. Thanks Dan."

Brief cert 3 arborist report

$80

"Gold class Airtasker! Great communication, care and work competency."

Pick up and dispose of chopped palm tree

$75

"Thanks Paul. A pleasure dealing with you. "

Arborist - tree pruning

$300

"Great job - and a wonderful guy. I highly recommend!"

Remove a potted tree stump

$70

What's the average cost of a Tree Surgeon in Sydney

$150 - $350

low

$150

median

$240

high

$350

Low, median and high bar chart distribuiton

Average reviews for Tree Surgeons Services in Sydney

based on 137 reviews

4.93

132
3
1
0
1

What is Airtasker?

1

Post your task

Post your task

Tell us what you need, it's FREE to post.

2

Review offers

Review offers

Get offers from trusted Taskers and view profiles.

3

Get it done

Get it done

Choose the right person for your task and get it done.

Now Available!
  • Get it done now. Pay later.
  • Repay in 4 fortnightly instalments
  • No interest
  • Available on payments up to $1,500

What do tree surgeon services include?

Tree surgeon services include pruning, removing tree limbs or stumps, and cutting down trees. These specialists handle the dirty work and dangerous tasks related to tree removal. Often, tree surgeon services involve using hazardous equipment and climbing at great heights.

A tree surgeon may remove unsafe, diseased or dead trees. In other situations, a tree surgeon may prune a tree to control its growth and shape. Tree surgeon services keep your premises safe and your landscape looking beautiful. 

Tree felling

Felling involves cutting down a tree that is diseased, dead, or unsafe. When a tree is sick, a tree surgeon may have to remove it altogether to prevent the disease from spreading to surrounding trees. A tree surgeon may also fell a tree in a weak condition to ensure safety. For extra peace of mind, you can hire an arborist to work alongside your tree surgeon. Arborists are specially trained to diagnose trees and recommend safe solutions.

Tree cutting, pruning & lopping

Cutting, pruning, or lopping stimulates or controls growth in trees. Tree pruning is the process of removing diseased or dead wood. What’s more, tree pruning stimulates the growth of fruit and flower buds.

Meanwhile, tree lopping is an effective way to modify the shape of a tree. The method involves cutting branches and training them to grow in a specific direction. A tree surgeon may also do crown thinning on a tree. This consists of removing select branches to increase light penetration and reduce crown weight. 

Tree service & maintenance

Tree maintenance tasks include pruning, using mulch, and trimming. A tree surgeon may also perform preventative treatments for insects and diseases. Tree services & maintenance can keep a tree looking healthy and beautiful. To complement your tree services, book lawn care and garden maintenance for the upkeep of your outdoor space. 

Stump removal

Tree surgeons can grind down and remove unsightly or bulky stumps. The process may require a specialised stump grinding machine. With this machine, both the stump and root system can be completely destroyed. 

When the job is done, some tree surgeons may also clear out the debris from your garden or yard. If you have other clutter lying around, you can book a clearance service on our platform. Once the task is done, you can get on with your building or replanting plans. Or enjoy your newly cleared outdoor space.

Tree pollarding

Pollarding a tree involves removing all branches and most of the limbs of a tree, leaving only the trunk. Through pollarding, the tree eventually produces dense branches and foliage. For aesthetic purposes, pollarding can grow unique-looking “lollipop trees.” 

What’s more, pollarding keeps a tree from outgrowing its bounds on a private landscape or encroaching on electrical wires. The method also keeps trees compact on city streets, parks, or small spaces. Once you pollard a tree, you’ll have to repeat the process every year or two throughout the tree’s life. This means you may need constant landscaping and garden maintenance.

Recent Tree Surgeons tasks in Sydney

Remove tree. Not native. Both properties agreed

$1,000

Tempe NSW, Australia

28th Sep 2022

We need to have a large tree removed, it’s dropped large branches near my toddler and it’s dangerous. Dropping pine cones 24/7. Open to rough quotes. Root is in 1 house, but branches come into my yard. Everyone has agreed to have it removed. - Due date: Flexible

Removal of alreadydug up tree stump + roots

$250

Redfern NSW, Australia

15th Sep 2022

Tree stump is already dug up and out We need it removed from the back yard along with already dug out roots. It will need to be cut / sawed in to smaller pieces Size 105cm x 60cm x 55cm Estimate to be about 40-50kg - Due date: Flexible

Remove tree

$135

Forest Lodge NSW 2037, Australia

5th Sep 2022

Safely cut down mature tree (note proximity to electrical wires) and remove/dispose of all branches & leaves

Stump grinder and remove stump

$150

Marrickville NSW, Australia

16th Aug 2022

Stump removed and grinded pic attached - Due date: Before Saturday, 20 August 2022

Tree pruning

$500

• Saint Peters DC NSW 2044, Australia

1st Aug 2022

Pruning of mulberry tree 10-12 metres tall, but spindly and spread out. Reduce height by about 50%, and remove a couple of large branches that extend over the boundaries with my neighbours. Access made easy by a flat tin roof underneath. Clean up and remove all prunings afterward. - Due date: Flexible

Tree Prune - small chainsaw required

$300

Erskineville NSW 2043, Australia

4th May 2022

I need a deciduous soft wood tree pruned. The tree is approx 5 metres. Pruned back by 3 metres. I usually prune the tree myself with a handsaw however small chainsaw would be preference. Require the branches chopped to a size that will fit in a green bin and left in the yard. I will discard. Decent sized ladder is required. This job needs to be completed by general gardener or handyman. Does not require arborist. Time for job to be completed under 1.5hours for 1 person. Searching for quotes cash preferred approx $300. - Due date: Flexible

Professional, polite, and offered helpful ideas. All ready recommended Luke to neighbours. Thanks for your help Luke.

Grind 3 stumps & removal of dozen logs

$500

Redfern NSW 2016, Australia

18th Apr 2022

Stump removal x 3. The trees have been chopped down for 3 years. Each stump is small - medium size. Removal of stumps removal of dozen un chopped log (approx. .5-1 meter) Very easy access via rear laneway - Due date: Flexible

Very kind and hard working

Remove bamboo palm stump

$100

Redfern NSW, Australia

18th Sep 2022

Would like to have this stump removed I have already cut it down to size, someone with the right tools will make short work of this - Due date: Flexible

Climbing plants branches removal

$150

Zetland NSW, Australia

12th Sep 2022

Wall climbing Plants pruning I do NOT need the plants to be pruned thoroughly. Just need to cut the branches that are sticking out and the section which climbs to my neighbors wall. It should cost just 1.5 hours or so - Due date: Flexible

Professional and friendly! Detailed work with precision! My climbing wall plants look beautiful and ready to be decorated with lights! Will not hesitate to recommend this legend to anyone in need of tree help and likewise!

Stump removal

$150

Marrickville NSW 2204, Australia

21st Aug 2022

2x giant bird of paradise stump removal - Due date: Flexible

Cut down cactus and remove stump

$200

Tempe NSW, Australia

6th Aug 2022

I need someone to come and chop down a 5m high cactus in my backyard which over hangs into the adjoining neighbours property. Will also need the stump of the cactus removed - Due date: Needs to be done on Sunday, 7 August 2022

Quick and efficient

Remove/prune tree branches (possible tree removal)

$300

Tempe NSW, Australia

1st Aug 2022

We have a tree that is in close proximity to the house that we would like trimmed/branches removed for 2 reasons. Firstly, the leaves are clogging up our gutters. Secondly, as you can see the tree has grown up through electricity lines. Ideally we would like to remove the tree, however it is just over 3 metres from the house and we are in a heritage conservation street. So a quote for removal (if possible) would be great too. - Due date: Flexible

Get rid of stump

$300

Centennial Park NSW, Australia

28th Apr 2022

We need this stump removed/flattened as low as possible. Not sure if a stump grinder would work because of proximity to cement.

Super efficient and friendly to deal with.

Prune trees and remove green waste

$500

Tempe NSW, Australia

29th Sep 2022

Hi, i’m looking for someone to prune the trees displayed. One tree is in tight spot between fence and shed (see photo with branches circled in yellow). Also want bird of paradise removed. Quote to include removal of green waste too. Would prefer it is completed on 1 October, but open to offers for 2,3 or 5 Oct. - Due date: Needs to be done on Saturday, 1 October 2022

Cut down tree stump and mulch

$300

Botany NSW, Australia

16th Sep 2022

I have a tree stump that needs to be cut down low to ground and Mulched. I also have stumps of a giant bird of paradise that need to be cut out further and a pile of branches that need to be mulched. - Due date: Flexible

Dispose of stump

$45

Botany NSW, Australia

8th Sep 2022

Have an old stump to bin. It's removed ready to go in wheel barrow.

Remove shrubs and dig out stumps

$200

Marrickville NSW 2204, Australia

20th Aug 2022

We need somebody to cut down five shrubs and dig out both their stumps and the stumps of four other shrubs. - Due date: Flexible

Ali was fantastic - professional and punctual and did a terrific job, as well as being lovely to deal with. Very highly recommended.

Remove stumps

$5

Sydney NSW, Australia

4th Aug 2022

Hi mate sorry I completely missed this - if you have any issues I can sort it for you no problem

Stump grind Petersham Thursday

$300

Waverley NSW, Australia

15th Jun 2022

Contractor requires stump in photos to be ground down to just below surface. Must be done Thursday 16th before noon. Access is 1m wide. About 10m from council land..

Fantastic job. Highly recommended.

Remove small stump

$120

Millers Point, NSW

23rd Apr 2022

Got some scrub stump near the fence that needs removal

Great work