Your local arborist Melbourne

Specialist tree services | Commercial & residential

Difficult access and technical work is our specialty

– servicing Melbourne’s inner suburbs to the Mornington Peninsula and beyond.

Looking for:

  • An arborist who can navigate large trees and difficult access?
  • Expert tree advice that explores all of your options?
  • Practical, professional, affordable service delivered to Australian standards?

You’re in the right place.

What we do

Residential and commercial tree services | Melbourne and surrounds


Tree Management

Explore and understand the best course of action for your trees now, and in the future with in depth assessment and advice.


Tree maintenance

We can find the best solution for overhanging branches and intrusive foliage while supporting the longevity of your tree.


Tree pruning

Enhance the strength, health and safety of the trees in your environment.


Hazardous Tree Removal

Dead, dangerous or unwanted trees – removed safely, ethically and efficiently.


Hedge trimming

Heavy-duty hedge trimming – for the jobs too big for your average gardener.


Stump grinding

Unsightly stumps removed so you can replant or re-use the space.

Storm / Emergency response

Priority service to those impacted by serious storms or emergencies.


Tree assessments

Full and thorough assessments of the health and safety of your trees.


Insurance claims

Restore and revive your outdoor living or work place after an accident.

Habitat creation

Repurpose old or dead trees – avoid removal & create natural habitats for local wildlife.


Tree cabling & bracing

Structural support for trees at risk of splitting or breaking.

Tree transplanting

Relocate your tree to a spot where it will thrive.

Who we help


Safety for your home, longevity for your trees, and an outdoor space you can relax in. 

Using problem solving, best practice and high-end equipment we’ll help to support, strengthen, nurture and (when necessary) clear trees in your home environment. 

Protecting and preserving your home space is our priority. Let’s explore the options together.


Site clearing and tree care for schools, golf courses, retirement villages and small, medium and large commercial developments. 

Whether you want to create a safe and visually aesthetic business environment, or need to clear land for development, our highly trained and qualified arborists are on hand to help. 

We tailor our tree services to meet the needs of your industry –  minimising disruption to business, maximising your possibilities.

How it works

Fallen or unstable trees, unsightly or intruding branches, looming renovation or development projects – it can all feel overwhelming. 

That’s why we keep things simple.

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Get in touch: Call our team or fill out our booking form to arrange a site visit and a quote.

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Site visit: We’ll assess the tree(s) and explore all of the options available to you.

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Personalised quote: - pricing that considers your unique needs and budget.

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Job starts: high quality tree services delivered to National Australian Standards.

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Site tidy: No mess, no stress - we take care of all the clean up.

Years Experience

Trees Saved

Happy customers

Why choose Proper Tree Care


Fully Insured

– we have public liability insurance up to $20 Million

Over 10 years of experience

 – giving you access to the best possible outcomes.

Specialists in high access and technical work

no job is too hard.

Trusted by schools and government bodies

your unique needs are understood and best practice is applied at all times.

Honest and transparent

no hidden costs, just open and upfront service you can count on.

Tree removal is our last resort

if there’s a way to save your trees and support your goals, we’ll find it.

Experts in tree health and pruning

giving you the strongest, most vibrant trees possible.

We’re Melbourne locals

– so you get a personalised arborist service with a deep understanding of the local landscape.

Who we’ve worked with

Fully Insured

Certified & accredited

Member of VTIO 

OH&S compliant (worksafe)

24 hour emergency services

What our clients say

Our team of arborists have helped hundreds of customers from across Melbourne and Victoria. Here’s what they have to say.

Very happy with the great job the Proper tree care team did. Good communication, on time, cleaned up, competitive price. I would recommend their services.

Renae Monument

“ Jordan and his crew did a great job. A risky business getting up so high and working with chainsaws. My trees look great. Highly recommend their services"

Tania Jovanovic

Jordan and the team are fantastic! From the quote to the tree removal, we experienced professional, prompt and excellent service. I highly recommend Proper Tree Care!”

Jackie Lynch

Over 100+ 5 Star Google Reviews

Arborist services FAQs

Do you offer arborist services throughout all of Melbourne?

We service Melbourne inner and outer suburbs all the way through to the Mornington Peninsula.

What is an arborist?

An arborist is a fully qualified  professional specialising in the planting, care, maintenance and management of trees and the surrounding environment.

How much do arborist services cost?

Every tree and every job is different so there’s no one-size-fits-all price. However, at Proper Tree Care we explore all of your options and offer competitive pricing to make sure you get the maximum value at the best possible price.

How do I know what kind of arborist work I need?

When you get in touch with our friendly team we’ll arrange a site visit where we’ll investigate the best course of action and explore all possibilities to meet your specific needs.

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