Mini Excavator for Hire

Big jobs done in small spaces.

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Expert mini excavator hire on the Sunshine Coast

Alcatraz Mini Excavator Hire Pty Ltd. is a family owned and operated business servicing the Sunshine Coast and rural areas. We own and skillfully operate a 3 tonne Excavator on rubber tracks, complete with dozer blade and a range of buckets and attachments. A powerful compact machine with zero overhang, ideal for tight environments.

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Mini Excavator for Hire

Why hire us?

 Fully Insured

 QLD Construction Induction Card

 Work Method Statement

 O.H.C Certificate

 Dial Before You Dig - Registered

 Reliable & Friendly Service

Our Services

We can help with but not limited to:

Septic installations & changeovers

New House under slab



Electrical / Phone Trenches

Irrigation Trenches

Storm Water repairs & renewals

Animal Burials


If you wish to hire your own small machine (1.5ton Excavator) from a Hire Company. Our operator, Ian is happy to offer his services and experience to operate the machine at a negotiated hourly rate.
No, we have an excavator with a full range of buckets. However, we do have local Bobcat operators who we can recommend and can work in-conjunction with on-site.
Yes, we can come out at an arranged time or if it's any easier, you can email us with some photos. We'll have a look at the job and give you an estimate of the costs. If our machine is not suitable to do the work we can advise you on the right machine.
Yes, we can organise an Asset Locator to come out and survey the site. He is a National Accredited Plant Locator and Accredited by Telstra (his fees apply). This procedure is done, before any earthworks, to reduce the risk of damaging the underground assets that can be very costly to repair not to mention the inconvenience and stress.
Yes, we have a minimum charge of 2 hrs machine hire, plus travel time.
Yes, we are registered with Dial Before you Dig and can request plans showing the relevant assets within your area.
All new customers are COD. Customers with accounts are 7 days net. Payments can be made either by EFT, Direct Debit, Cash or Cheque.
Please don't hesitate to give us a call or email us today!

Service Areas

Located at Tinbeerwah (half way between Tewantin & Cooroy), our local service area is the Sunshine Coast and the surrounding hinterland. However, our operator and equipment are able to travel further afield at the clients expense.

Occupational Health and Safety
Safe Work Method Statements
DirtPak Insurance
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