Embarking on a landscaping or remodelling project? If so, you’ll be digging around for places to buy your supplies whether that’s soil, mulch, rocks, plants, pavers or more.
You may also want advice from landscape suppliers on the best products for your project. This is especially important given the large number of supplies on the market.
In this article, we’ll outline the qualities to consider when choosing a landscape supplier, and share where to find the best in Canberra.
What makes a great landscape supplier?
Choosing the right landscape supplier can give you confidence you’re buying the right supplies. It can also take the stress away if you’re not sure what you need, and save you time and even money.
It can be helpful to keep the following in mind when choosing a landscape supplier.
- Range. Whether you’re on the hunt for the perfect paver or need new soil to bring your outdoor space back to life, you’ll want a landscape supplier with a fantastic range of products and brands.
- Price. No one wants to overpay. Landscape suppliers worth visiting have competitive prices on all stock. That way, you get more bang for your buck.
- Staff. The team behind a quality landscape supply store are important. You’ll want friendly and knowledgeable staff who can help answer your questions and recommend products based on your needs.
- Additional services. You may need a landscape supplier who offers additional services like delivery or installation.
- Location. You might need a landscape supplier who is located near by, especially if your project requires multiple trips.
The best landscape suppliers in Canberra
RiotACT’s editorial team has combed through 20 years of on-site comments to compile a list of the most recommended businesses according to you.
To be listed in our Best of Canberra series, each business needs to have consistently received positive feedback on RiotACT and Facebook as well as maintaining a minimum average of 4/5 stars on Google.
The knowledgeable, friendly staff at Weilwun Group (formerly Gungahlin Landscape Supplies) has more than 28 years of experience in the landscaping industry. Staff are on hand to advise on residential and commercial landscaping requirements. The group’s extensive range of products (50 plus) include sands, soils, mulch, pebbles, quarry, firewood and much more. Some recycled material is also available.
On Google, Stephen Bruce wrote, “Great friendly service. I have used lots of products from pickup or delivery and all have been fantastic.”
For more than 40 years, Canturf has been the largest turf supplier in the Canberra district. The name Canturf is synonymous with health green lawns in the region. Cantuf offers competitive pricing, quality advice and quality sales services. Products include instant lawn, fertiliser and seed.
On Google, Brendan Callan wrote, “Great service and very helpful advice. Top quality turf including their awesome Canturf fertiliser products. Turf was available when I needed it. Highly recommend.”
Since 1954, Corkhill Bros has delivered landscape supplies to residential and commercial clients in Canberra and beyond. Corkhill Bros offers a large range of quality products, from soils to mulches to gravels and sands. Knowledgeable staff provide ideas and advice. A flexible delivery service is available with a fleet of trucks.
Georgia Winter wrote on Google, “Couldn’t recommend any other landscape suppliers … Best in the business. Highly recommend!”
Stonehenge Beltana is one of Canberra’s best landscaping and garden supply centres, operating for more than 50 years. Specialising in pavers, decorative rocks, retaining wall products, mulches, sands and soils, the professional team at Stonehenge Beltana provides quality service.
Alice Page wrote on Google, “Really impressed with the repeated high standard of customer service we’ve received from staff. Doing our landscaping ourselves we’ve relied on their expertise and they’ve continually delivered quality advice and a really friendly attitude …”
Your experience with landscape suppliers in Canberra
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