With almost 18,000 businesses offering landscaping services in Australia and booming residential and commercial markets, iseekplant is the solution to finding trusted landscaping companies. Using our Get a Quote tool you can get landscaping quotes directly into your inbox from local service providers.
Below you’ll find helpful content on the average costs and rates for Landscaping services, as well as the types of Landscapers and the work they complete.
Here are some of the most common landscaping tasks and the average costs to do those tasks. All average ranges are quoted exclusive of GST.
|Task||Common Price Estimate|
|Landscape Design||$1,000 to over $7,000|
|Lawn Installation||$13 to $135 per square meter|
|Retaining Walls||$180 to $350 per square meter|
|Decking||$6,500 to $10,000|
|Regular Paving||$45 to $75 per square meter|
|Limestone Paving||$50 to $85 per square meter|
|Gardening (Maintenance/Pruning/Hedging)||$35 to $75 per hour|
|Softscaping||$55 to $70 per hour|
|Hardscaping||Up to 10% of your home’s value|
|Water Features (e.g. pond, fountain)||$9,000 to $25,000|
Getting an accurate quote using our Get a Quote feature is the only way to avoid these cost pitfalls. We’ve highlighted some below so you are aware.
Here are very broad average ranges of what typical residential landscaping project costs in each state and territory. All prices are ex GST.
|State or Territory||Average Landscaping Prices|
|Australian Capital Territory||$25,000 to $45,000|
|New South Wales||$20,000 to $44,550|
|Northern Territory||$17,000 to $32,000|
|Queensland||$25,000 to $50,000|
|South Australia||$16,500 to $30,000|
|Tasmania||$12,500 to $30,000|
|Victoria||$20,000 to $40,000|
|Western Australia||$17,000 to $35,000|
Landscapers charge for their time by the hour, so here is a table of average hourly rates for landscaping services in each state and territory. Noting that landscapers rarely work alone, so you can end up with multiple people on a job (thus the charge for multiple hourly rates).
|Location||Landscaping Cost Per Hour|
|Australian Capital Territory||$55|
|New South Wales||$55|
This category specifically deals with landscape supplier specialists, however, there are some other categories on iseekplant that are closely related to landscaping in the commercial sense - like aerial seeding and spraying, hydroseeding, hydromulching, land clearing, wood chippers, driveway concreters, mini excavators, & rock retaining walls.
Landscaping choices can impact home value, so choosing a qualified landscaper is crucial.
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