Professional Tree Removal Services in Melbourne | Max Tree Services

Tree Removals, Arborists and Tree surgeons in Melbourne

Green Thumbs and Greener Hearts

“He that plants trees, loves others besides himself” – Thomas Fuller

Max Tree Services are Melbourne’s premier tree removal and treatment specialists.

Max’s philosophy is simple. He’ll give you the most honest advice, so you get the best result for your garden, whatever the situation.

Max Tree Removals can quote the following:

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Tree Removal

Engage the experts and protect your home, assets and livelihood when removing trees from your property. Get the job done cleanly and efficiently with the greatest of care to your remaining garden.

Hazardous Tree Removal
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Hazardous Tree Removal

Removing overhanging branches, sick and diseased trees, or dead wood all require qualified experts to ensure there‘s no damage to surrounding property or vegetation.

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Tree Pruning

Not all trees like to be pruned the same way at the same time of year. Make sure your trees are looking their best with a tree pruning and maintenance program.

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Hedging & Shaping

You don’t need to be Edward Scissorhands to have a beautiful looking garden. Let Max and the team look after your hedging and shaping needs.

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Stump Grinding

Minimise the maintenance and the risk of termites, disease and infection, by grinding down the stumps in your back garden.

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Mulching Services & Sales

Whether it’s having your garden looking neat and tidy, or reducing your water consumption, Max’s mulching sales and service help reduce waste for a healthier environment.

Arborist Reports

Satisfy council requirements for the health and safety of the trees in your surrounding area.

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Commercial & Civil

From land clearing to regular maintenance works, Max has you covered for your business or land development.

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Drone and RC recovery

Don’t risk damaging yourself or your footage retrieving your drone or RC. When it’s too high to reach, it’s time to call in the experts.

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Possum Guards

Possums are both cute and destructive. They’re also a protected species. Installing possum guards helps protect your plants against these hungry marsupials.

Cable Bracing
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Cable Bracing

Heritage trees or trees of significance can benefit from cable bracing when canopy weight and structural weaknesses are causing the tree to crack and fail.

Hazard & Risk Assessment

A visual assessment of the trees on your property to check for potential hazards and risks. Know what to look for and how to address the issues.

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Utility Line Clearance

If you have trees near power or tram lines, you must call in qualified experts to remove the branches to safe distances.

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Soil Treatments

Often a sick tree starts with imbalanced soil. Protect the trees on your property by testing and maintaining soil health.

Tree Identification Reports

Want to know what trees grow best in your area, or attract the native fauna? Identify what’s already in your garden and what’s best to plant.

Max Tree  Removal and Services is committed to promoting rehabilitation and conservation

Tree removal is a necessary part of Max Tree Services, but it’s not their sole service. As a qualified arborist, Max knows the value in replacing what has been removed to create a more sustainable future. For every tree that’s removed, Max recommends a more suitable replacement that can be purchased from his list of trusted local nurseries. Through knowledgeable replanting, Max and the team help land owners to protect the habitat of native fauna, encourage greater natural growth for a better eco-system and increase soil stability.

The health and quality of the soil is such an important part of healthy tree development. It’s why Max Tree Services offer a soil assessment as part of their rehabilitation packages. Without decent soil, any trees planted will struggle to grow into healthy, mature specimens. Soil conditioning returns the soil to its optimal health by activating dormant bacteria. This creates a greater chance of long-term success.

Soil health is the key reason that Max Tree Services only use bio-oil for their chainsaws and equipment. Bio-oil prevents the contamination of soil, plants, waterways and skin.

When the team from Max’s have finished on your property, it’s left so you would never know they were there. All pools are covered so they don’t get filled with leaf litter, mulch and debris. All rubbish is cleared, and Max’s is a smoke-free environment, so there’s no annoying cigarette butts being stamped out and left in the ground.

Max Tree Services is your local Melbourne arborist

Not only experts at removing large and dangerous trees from your property, Max looks to make sure you have all the information you need. Here are a few of the most frequently asked questions to help you get started.

How do I get a quote?

All quotes are completed electronically. Using the latest technology, they record tree location, tree health, photos and other details onto their system. No mud maps on a scrap of paper here! The technology allows Max to keep a highly accurate record of works on your property as well as a detailed history and maintenance program for the health of each tree.

What are your payment terms?

Max Tree Services accepts payment either over the phone or electronically on-site.

What equipment do you use?

We have our own fleet including large to mid-size trucks, 12 to 15 inch chippers and 12m – 24m insulated elevated work platform (EWP).

Safety is paramount on any site and the team at Max’s complies with current safety standards for equipment and PPE. This includes clothing and footwear, head, ear and eye protection, safety harnesses and spotters.

Can you help me with my permits?

Each council requires different applications and permits to remove significant trees. It’s essential that your arborist or tree lopper is familiar with the differences for each council, as well as the expected waiting times to receive the permits. Max Tree Services will take care of your tree removal permits with council from start to finish.

What insurance do you have?

Max Tree Services is fully insured to the value of $20M with unlimited height restrictions. You can rest assured your most valuable assets are protected from unexpected events.

Max Tree Services gives back to the community

Blessed with a healthy and happy family, Max Tree removal and Services are a generous supporter of the Make A Wish foundation. A percentage of each job is donated to this not for profit organisation that provides seriously-ill children between the ages of 5-18 with opportunities for hope, joy and resilience to keep fighting.


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What People Say.
  • Stephanie Horgen

    We highly recommend Max Tree Services.
    Max, Emma and their team were very professional. From the initial assessment of the work to be done to the completion within the agreed time frame, they were very friendly and courteous. Our garden was left clean and tidy after the extensive work: removing a large tree, removing the stump and trimming additional tree branches.

  • Kate

    Max's team was awesome, they were very quick and did an awesome job. Max was also great. He was really helpful and made sure everything ran as smooth as possible. I definitely recommend Max's tree services

  • Kathryn E

    Max's Green Tree service recently removed 6 dead trees from my property. I was very happy with the degree of expertise and professionalism showed as well as the fact that he was a very nice person to deal with. The cost was amazingly reasonable and I would not hesitate to recommend his business.

  • Werner R

    Max gave me a fair and competitive quote.
    Cheaper than most but as good as Tree fellers I had working for me in the past. His team started as promised and did an efficient and clean job.
    Can recommend Max Services and would use them again next time.

  • Helen

    Max was one of the first to reply to my enquiry, he attended the property and discussed what we needed. He was courteous, organised and committed and he and his team provided an excellent service in removing 10 huge cypress trees without a problem in minimal time. He also surprisingly took the time and effort to meet and discuss the removal with the neighbours at the back. I will be engaging him for landscaping services as well.

  • Michael M

    Highly professional, courteous & performed job to my satisfaction. Thank you to Max & his team.

  • Kevin

    Really quick and professional job, would recommend them to others.

  • Faraz M

    Max is very professional and courteous. They completed a huge job in a short amount of time in a bad weather condition.

  • Alex G

    Excellent work, good value for money, punctual and professional.
    I strongly recommend Max.

  • Kathryn E

    Max's Green Tree service recently removed 6 dead trees from my property. I was very happy with the degree of expertise and professionalism shown as well as the fact that he was a very nice person to deal with. The cost was amazingly reasonable and I would not hesitate to recommend his business. Kathryn. Croydon

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David Lorimer
David Lorimer
Max and his team were very professional. Job (removal of large Bay Tree) was done in quick time and site was left in a very tidy state. Would highly recommend Max Tree Services to anyone.
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the service you got is more than the money you paid. really good people.
Margaret Haymes
Margaret Haymes
Max & his team were punctual, very efficient & reasonably priced.
Peter Forbes
Peter Forbes
We've used Max and the team a number of times over the years and they are always very responsive and professional. Max is very knowledgable on tree species and health and is able to spot any issues early. Recently he removed a dying golden ash and grinded the stump, all done without any fuss.
David Beck
David Beck
They had great knowledge and advice, performed pruning as required of a difficult gum tree near my house.
Mace Kooni
Mace Kooni
Max and his team were very professional and knowledgeable. They did an amazing job cutting and clearing my front yard Would always recommend them highly…
Damien Brown
Damien Brown
Excellent work, very professional. Cleaned everything up and even on my Neighbour’s side of the fence. Thanks Max!!
Grant Crosley
Grant Crosley
Very professional service, on time and great communication. Max Tree Services provided excellent advice on tree health and how to approach the removals and pruning. Highly recommend their services.
Penny Mifsud
Penny Mifsud
Great almost immediate service and they cleaned up behind themselves
Peter Conlon
Peter Conlon
Had the boys from Max out today and couldn’t be happier. On time, outstanding work and a very competitive price. Max was able to give us excellent advice on pruning our old Prunus tree and we are very happy with the result. Highly recommend

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