Work With Us

Work With us

Burgess Horticultural Services (BurHor) is a horticultural contractor operating in the ACT and surrounding NSW areas since 1987. The Partnership of brothers Gary and Mark Burgess owns and operates wide range of plant and equipment to undertake a variety of contract services for government and corporate clients.

With over 30 years of experience, Gary and Mark are well known in the ACT and surrounding areas as reliable professionals. The work includes landscape maintenance of Canberra buildings, schools, offices and roads, involving mowing, edging, weeding, pruning, woody and environmental weed eradication, tree surgery and chemical application.

BurHor also undertakes hard landscaping construction of rockeries, retaining walls, walkways, and water features, as well as traditional landscaping tasks such as clearing, ground preparation, soil removal, the establishment of grassed areas and planting of shrubs and trees.

At BurHor we continually strive to meet and exceed the required technical, safety and environmental criteria our industry requires. We pride ourselves on providing exceptional service to all of our clients.
We are constantly looking out for employees to join our team and help our business grow

Why BurHor

At BurHor we are all about values and a positive culture, our diverse team works hardin their roles every day, tackling everything fromground preparation, soil removal, mowing and landscaping. Whilst working in physically demanding environments.

It’s important we show our team they’re valued and respected, by acknowledging their commitment to creating the organisation we are today.

Our team’s guiding principles and values are:


Personalised Customer Service

  • We encourage staff to know who our customers are
  • We seek out and respond promptly to our customers’ needs
  • We check and track check customer satisfaction
  • We tailor our products and services to meet our customers specific requirements

Trust & respect for People

  • We recognise that everyone is different and value people’s differences
  • We trust others to do the best they can
  • Delivering our best in all we do
  • Holding ourselves accountable for results

Honesty and Integrity

  • We trust our colleagues and Management
  • We are open and honest to each other
  • We check and track check customer satisfaction
  • We tailor our products and services to meet our customers specific requirements
  • We support and empower employees to do their jobs


  • We encourage setting and meeting our goals through teamwork
  • We invest time and effort to develop and support teams and teamwork
  • We provide clear leadership

Encourage Innovation and Creativity

  • We continually look for ways to do things better
  • We learn from our successes and mistakes
  • We build up the knowledge/skills of our employees

Commitment to the Vision

  • We understand where the organisation stands and where it is headed
  • We try to live the vision in our daily work
  • We share ideas on how the vision can be achieved
  • We don’t ignore issues which need to be resolved

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If you have the skills, knowledge and support our company values then please submit an expression of interest/cover letter and you resume below:

Get in touch

For obligation FREE quotes call us on 02 6238 1930


BurHor is a horticultural service contractor carrying out amenity horticultural maintenance, open space management, project management and documentation, weed control, tree services, environmental services, landscaping, planting, seeding, slashing and mowing, irrigation, hydroseeding and geographical data collection.


  • Horticultural Maintenance
  • Tree Services
  • Hedge Pruning
  • Landscape Construction
  • Hydroseeding services
  • Agricultural Services
  • Plant and Equipment Hire
  • Erosion and Sediment Control
  • Geographic Information System (GIS)


PO Box 6189 Queanbeyan, NSW, 2620


Monday to Friday
9am to 5pm

Monday to Friday
7am to 3pm

Closed public holidays