About T&G – Tree Service Central Coast NSW William: Okay, my name’s William Jones. I’m a qualified arborist and I’m the owner of Tree and Garden Services. So we provide mainly a tree pruning and tree maintenance services to residential and commercial properties mainly on the Central Coast. We do… Read more »
Be Tree Smart…. One still quiet and sunny day last week I was taking a walk with my kids along Reserve drive in Bateau Bay on the Central Coast NSW. We noticed a few people standing around a car in the distance. As we got closer (and looked up) we… Read more »
As part of the Central Coast Council, Wyong Council has now bought it’s tree policy into alignment with that of Gosford Council. Previously most* trees were exempt for removal for residential properties in the Wyong Council area. This has now changed. Highlights: All trees will now require approval for tree… Read more »
Gosford and Wyong Councils have amalgamated, what will happen to their tree policies? Current Gosford Council Policy Simplified – Get Approval Unless* *Put simply, any tree over 3m tall needs approval for removal within the Gosford Council boundary. Exceptions: The tree is under 3m in height; The tree is within 3m… Read more »
Cocos palms are an introduced species from South America. The tropical theme must have been all the rage back in the 1980’s as these trees are everywhere! Whilst they do look tropical they are also a nuisance to the urban environment. The crown of these palm trees are nesting sites… Read more »
Time lapse video of T&G Tree Services removing a tree in a confined space in Green Point on the Central Coast NSW. Thanks Jeremy for the work – and the video! Kind Regards, Will & the Team.
Tree Fact #2 – Breathe Easy A 30m tall mature tree can produce 2,700 kilograms of oxygen in a year, which is enough to support at least two active people breathing day and night . Tip: plant trees on your property or get together with a group or landowner to… Read more »
Tree Fact # 1 – Trees are Cool Trees are natures air conditioner. The evaporation from a single tree can produce the cooling effect of 10 room size air conditioners operating 20 hours a day. Tip: There are great options on tree retention and pruning rather than removing a tree you… Read more »
Note this post is from 2015. Wyong Council has now changed its Tree Policy again. For up to date information on Central Coast Councils new tree removal policy please Click Here. (Updated by Will Jones 22nd March 2018) After years of home owners having to battle to have their trees… Read more »
Tree Felling Central Coast NSW A short tree felling compilation of hazardous trees removed for child safety in public schools in NSW.
Just last week the NSW Rural Fire Service in conjunction with the NSW Government, have introduced new laws pertaining to the clearing of trees in high fire risk areas. This new ruling has some important implications relating to tree removal applications on the Central Coast of NSW. Currently, tree removal… Read more »
Below is a sample of an Arborist report done on a Norfolk Island Pine in Bateau Bay that was doing damage to the owners house. The outcome of the report was that the tree should be removed. Wyong Council approved the application for the tree removal. 1. Introduction This report… Read more »
Are trees in schools a safety risk? The recent unfortunate incident where a young child was critically injured by a falling tree branch has bought this question into the spotlight. This incident occurred by a tree failure Pitt Town Public School. What makes a tree safe? – A healthy tree is… Read more »