About Us

Our Mission Statement:

“To create beautiful gardens and make some great friends along the way.”

Our People:

Dave Annetts.


Dave is an enthusiastic, motivated person. Having achieved a HSC of above 90 he went on to complete a Bachelor of Commerce specialising in Marketing at Macquarie University. Upon completion he set about starting a gardening company and combining his passions of gardens and people. While completing a Certificate III of Horticulture and Structural Landscaping he established ‘Growing Things gardens.’ His work ethic is strong and ensures that every job done by Dave receives a high attention to detail. You will find Dave to be very friendly, knowledgeable and honest.




Sam Eyears.


Sam is a local, hailing from the village of Tregeagle. He joined Growing things gardens in May 2016. Having completed his HSC Sam had a successful career in retail before becoming a landscaper. He is very motivated, fit, enthusiastic and a quick learner. He has interests in sport, gym and drawing. Sam has completed 6000 hours with Growing things, Sam has become a valuable team member for both the company and community. You will find Sam to be very generous, polite and hard working.



Lewis Wright.

Lewis is a hard working, energetic man. He learns quickly and is constantly pushing himself to become better at whatever he undertakes. Achieving a great result in his HSC Lewis was also school captain of the prestigous Emmanuel Anglican College in Ballina. He is a leader, enjoys the outdoors and is becoming a key member of the Growing Things team. You will find Lewis to be polite, considerate and ready to help out.



Jai White

Jai is a hard working and experienced landscaper. He has run his own successful lawn mowing business for a number of years. He has also worked for a large commercial lawn mowing business for 3 years. Jai has exceptional eye for detail as well as a great work ethic. Every job done by Jai is given 100 percent. Having a family and being a local Jai also cares a lot for the Northern Rivers and it’s community. Jai is a huge asset to the company and you will find him to be very approachable, honest and friendly.



Joey Tamlin

Joey is an experienced landscaper and stonemason. Joey is a licensed stonemason and has extensive experience working with all types of stone. He has been in the construction industry for 14 years and has contributed to project home and commercial projects in Brisbane, Gold Coast and locally in the Northern Rivers. Joey has joined Growing Things to further his landscaping career. His hard work, attention to detail and knowledge will ensure your job is always the best possible. You will find Joey to be friendly, enthusiastic and always ready to help out.