Inspired landscaping combined with years of experience

Ian Jeffries is the owner operator of Jaranda Contracting Pty Ltd. He has had over 30 years experience in Landscaping and Horticulture starting his apprenticeship in Melbourne for the Chelsea City Council in 1982.

When he moved to the Gold Coast in 1988 he started a small landscaping and garden renovation company and in 1991 started work for contractors at the Sanctuary Cove Resort undertaking residential and commercial landscaping and maintenance. In 1996 he started work for Discovery Bay Development who were the administrators for the residential and gold courses at Sanctuary Cove.

Ian was employed to run the Horticulture division which covered all of the above areas. He has worked on all areas on the resort over the past 20 years and in 2011, Ian started Jaranda Contracting Pty Ltd and took over the contract for all the garden maintenance and restoration for the Intercontinential Resort at Sanctuary Cove. He currently oversees 3 qualified staff members for this project and other smaller contracts on the Gold Coast.

The following is a summary of qualifications and experience:

1. Diploma of Horticulture.
2. Unrestricted chemical application license.
3. License to perform high risk work.
4. Certificate Work Place Health and Safety.
5. Reticulated Water Uses License Gold Coast City Council.
6. Commercial Toro Z Steer Recycle Lawn Mower.
7. Public Liability / Company Insurances.
8. Full Registrations on all machinery.