Are your machines hired out with operators?

Our machines are wet hired which means all machinery arrives at site with highly skilled professional operators.

Is there a minimum number of hours required for hiring and do I pay for travel?

Yes the minimum hire charges on our smaller machines is 3 hours which includes 2 hours work and 1 hour travel.  Large machinery hire up to 10 ton has a minimum hire or 4 hours which includes 3 hours work and 1 hour travel. Travel is only charged one way.  Trucks are a 4 hour minimum hire.  Excavators over 10 ton require a separate float and are hired out on daily basis. Floats are charged on and off site. More terms and conditions can be accessed on our price list

If it is raining or my job isn't going ahead, do I have to let you know?

We require 2 hours notification for all cancellations including rain cancellations.  Minimum hire will be charged on all jobs where notification is not received in time.

What areas/suburbs do you service?

Our depot is located in Capalaba but we service all Brisbane, Gold Coast, and Northern suburbs within a 100 km radius.  A small travel fee is applicable outside this allocated area.

Can you take my rubbish or soil away?

Yes Aussie Excavators Plant Hire has a number 10m Tipper Trucks and can tip off at location organised by you or at the most cost effective, closest tip site.  Please note that tips fees are charged to the customer and will vary from one dump to another depending on the contents.

What methods of payment do you accept?

All new Aussie Excavator Plant Hire customers are set up as a COD clients. Valid credit card details must be supplied and the card must have funds available for charging on completion of the job.  Credit Applications can be applied for with our Credit Manager and approved at their discretion.

Does someone have to be on site when my job is in progress?

Aussie Excavators Plant Hire operators work under client instruction and so require someone to be on site at all times.

How do I get charged for attachments?

Attachments such as Rock Breakers, Augers, Compaction Wheels and Rock Grabs are charged at an hourly rate for the period that they are being used. See attachment pricing here.

Have more questions…

Our friendly Aussie Excavators Plant Hire office staff are available to answer your questions and take bookings 7 days a week.


Aussie Plant Hire

529 Redland Bay Rd     Capalaba  Qld  4157
07 3206 2800

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