About the team at
bumble bee tree services

About us

The Bumble Bee Tree Services crew are experienced tree professionals that value reliability, dependability and friendly customer service. Our climber is a cert 3 qualified Arborist. We are fully accredited and insured for your piece of mind. As tree specialist we provide tree lopping, tree pruning & tree removal with a can-do’ attitude.We believe that our satisfied customers are our strongest recommendations & we strive tirelessly for every referral.

Malcolm & Sarah began the Bumble Bee journey firstly as a lawn mowing business just after starting their family in May 1999. Mal saw a need for tree felling, tree pruning & tree maintenance therefore establishing Bumble Bee Tree Lopping Services now Bumble Bee Tree Services. With all his experience Mal is the tree expert, he has been seen swinging high in the canopies around Cairns for almost two decades.

LOCALLY OWNED AND OPERATED

We are a family owned & operated  business established in 2001 by Malcolm and Sarah Skelton. Bumble Bee Tree Services provides tree lopping, tree pruning, tree removal, consultancy and vegetation management plans for residential properties & commercial developments. You can trust the team at Bumble Bee Tree Services to provide you with the right advice and quality service at an affordable price.

QUALIFICATIONS

Certifications and qualifications we have to insure your job is complicated safely and effectively.

* Cert III in Arboriculture
* Certificate III in forest and forest products
FPI 50199
* Diploma of forest and forest products
FPI OHS 2A
Implement and monitor the organizations health and safety polices, procedures and programs.
FPI H 3020A
Harvest trees manually – intermediate
RUH HRT 355A
Undertake complex tree climbing
FPI C 2011A
Cross-cut material with a hand held chainsaw
FPI I. 14A
Prevent injury
RUH HRT 223A
Climb small trees
RUH HRT 309A
Remove trees in confined spaces
FPI FGM 055A
Release trees / control weeds
FPI G 28A
Solve problems in the workplace
FPI FGM 058A
Rehabilitate tracks, quarries and landings
FPI G 41A
Use handheld tools
FPI FGM 111A
Fall trees manually – intermediate
FPI H 2001A
Trim and cross-cut felled trees
FPI H 3041A
Harvest trees manually – Advanced
FPI FGM 067A
Prune trees
FPI FGM 109A
Undertake brushcutting operations
FPI FGM 108A
Conduct tip truck operations
FPI C 2029A
Work within environmental constraints
FPI H 3040
Maintain equipment – advance
FPI FGM 112A
Fall trees manually – advance
FPI G 23A
Plan a complete activity
FPI OHS 1A
Follow defined occupational health and safety policies and procedures
FPI G 26A
Work effectively in workgroups
FPI G 37A
Apply basic first aid techniques
FPI G 31A
Implement and solve numerical problems – advanced
FPI H 4053A
Lead a work crew
FPI G 42A
Hand sharpen knives and blades
FPI FGM 065A
Select trees (for tending operations)
RUH HRT 318A
Undertake operational maintenance of machinery
* White cards
* EWP