Excavator for hire services in Brisbane, Gladstone and Mackay

At Safe Dig, we have a wide range of excavators for hire throughout Brisbane, Mackay, Gladstone, North Queensland and the Gold Coast. You’ll often see our excavators for hire on the North Queensland rail corridor working alongside our drain cleaning team. Our highly qualified operators and able to assist in all your excavation jobs, no matter the size.

To ensure your project runs smoothly, we also have a range of popular hire combo options, including:

  • Excavator and bobcat for hire
  • Mini Excavator and tipper truck for hire
  • Excavator and drain clearing services for hire


All of our Safe Dig team members are highly trained in workplace health and safety and have the necessary tickets for projects such as the Queensland Rail Corridor. If you’re working in a hard-to-access area, where an excavator may not fit, consider our vacuum trucks for hire, which are efficient ways of reaching tight excavation jobs.


Our range of excavators for hire in Brisbane, Mackay and Gladstone includes:

  • 6 Tonne Excavator for hire
  • 5 Tonne Excavator for hire
  • 3 Tonne Excavator for hire


Our supporting plant hire fleet includes:

  • Skid steer loader for hire
  • Remote control dingo for hire


Each piece of machinery also has a range of supporting attachments to further improve the efficiency of your project.

For more information or for a FREE quote call us today on 07 3376 0856.

Available for Hire

Hire a 6 tonne excavator in Brisbane, Mackay and Gladstone

To get the job done right the first time, Safe Dig can provide your project with a 6 tonne excavator for hire in Brisbane, Mackay, Gladstone and surrounding areas with a fully trained and professional operator. Our excavator operators have worked on a range of projects both small and large scale and are

Combo excavator and truck for hire available

Ensuring efficiency for your project, our 6 tonne excavator for hire is also available as a combo with one of our tipper trucks for hire. If there is no where to dump soil onsite, this can sometimes become a hassle and cause the project to be delayed or costs to blow out. The 6 tonne excavator for hire along with the tipper truck for hire can ease this stress as Safe Dig will take care of the soil removal for you.

5 tonne excavator hire across Queensland

At Safe Dig we have 5 tonne excavators hire with an operator available across Brisbane, Logan, Ipswich, Gold Coast and up to Gladstone & Mackay. Our excavator operators have worked on all scales of projects from residential, to large civil and construction projects. They have all the required tickets and are highly experienced.

Excavator and truck combo available

Our 5 tonne excavators can be hired with a tipper which will save you money and time as we will be able to both dig up the site and clean up the site. Our combo prices are highly competitive, and we will ensure that we complete the project in a timely manner.

3 tonne excavator hire across SE Queensland

We have a large range of 3 tonne excavators for hire across SE Queensland, including Brisbane, Logan, Ipswich, Gold Coast and up to Gladstone and Mackay. Our 3-tonne mini digger is powerful, yet compact enough to work on projects across civil, construction and residentials.

Wet hire available for all types of projects

Our experienced operators are available for all types of projects including civil, construction and residential across SE Queensland and up to Mackay and Gladstone. Our operators are highly trained and have the necessary tickets for all kinds of projects.

Mini excavator and tipper combo available

To ensure your project is completed in a timely manner we do offer combo hire with our 3 tonne excavators. This will ensure that not only we dig up the site, we will also clean up the site, saving you time and money as you won’t have to find other operators to complete the projects.

Used when conditions are too dangerous for an operator or require a smaller piece of machinery due to tight working conditions, our Remote Control Dingo for hire in Brisbane, Mackay and Gladstone is the perfect option for your project.

With the ability to lift large loads, our Safe Dig Remote Dingo for hire is the perfect solution to keeping your project running on time when the unexpected happens or when conditions change and become too dangerous for human operation.

Keep your workers safe with a Remote Control Dingo for Hire in Brisbane

When your earthmoving requirements are too much for a shovel and some man power but not enough for a mini excavator, enlist the help of our Remote Control Dingo for Hire in Brisbane, to take a load or two off and keep your project moving efficiently. Also used in mines, smelters and factories the Remote Control Dingo for Hire is a versatile option when you need to keep your workers safe and the project still moving. Fitted with a remote control unit, the operator is able to maneuver the machine into any area it will fit to perform the required duties.

We have a large fleet of skid steer loaders available for hire across our 3 depots including Brisbane, Gladstone and Mackay. Our fleet of skid steer loaders includes both posi track and wheeled loaders and can be hired individually on in a combo with a tipper truck.

What are skid steer loaders used for ?

Skid steer loaders are a versatile machine used across the construction, civil, commercial and residential projects. At Safe Dig our skid steer loaders are used for:

  • Site clean ups
  • Digging
  • Collecting material such as sand and dirt
  • Backfill
  • Road sweeping

Difference between posi track skid steer loader and wheeled skid steer loader

Our range of skid steer loaders includes both a posi track and wheeled skid steer loader. A posi track skid steer loader ( or commonly referred to as multi-terrain loader) is built to work on soft, sandy and slippery conditions as the tracks enables better traction and stability on different terrains. While a wheeled loaders have a compact rigid frame and it weighs less than the posi track making it easy to transport from site to site.

Get in touch with our team for all skid steer loader hire needs. We have experienced operators who have a vast experience across both smaller and larger projects. Our skid steer loaders are also available for hire in a truck combo. This will ensure that you are able to finish your project more efficiently while saving money on separate machine hire.

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