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Landscaping & Horticulture

Landscaping and Horticulture job roles can be described by various names, including: Parks Crew, Landscape Gardener, Gardener, Nursery Assistant, Arborist and Horticulturalist. Landscaping and Horticulture job roles can be combined with civil construction and maintenance roles. Councils own and maintain various parks, reserves, BBQ areas, rest stops sports fields, nature strips and garden beds. Landscaping and Horticulture job roles work establishing and maintaining these assets for us all to enjoy.

Training available in Tasmania

  • Certificate II, III or IV in Horticulture and Land Management, see for example TasTAFE.



Job titles can vary a lot. If you are uncertain about what an advertised job involves, obtain a copy of the Position Description or similar, or contact the specific council advertising that job.


Information on training courses and providers are examples only. You should make further careful inquiries with potential training providers about cost and quality before committing to any training. For further information on entry requirements for advertised jobs, contact the relevant council . Use the links to professional associations described in meet the people for additional information. Relevant training providers are encouraged to approach LGAT with requests to link their web pages to ours.