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Winery Tree Safety

Bayside Treeworks

The importance of Tree Safety Compliance at Wineries

Working at a winery isn’t just about making wine. It’s about having excellent landscapes for guests to enjoy and experience. With this comes the expectation of ensuring safety, particularly in the areas of tree safety and management in the vineyard. Compliance with tree safety rules is vital. Every winery should have a tree management plan in place to control potential safety hazards. Trees are an important part of the winery’s ecosystem, they can also pose significant risks if not managed properly.

Tree safety at wineries isn’t only concerned with the physical health of workers but of the guests. Wineries host weddings every week, with the happy couple getting photos or couples going for walks around the beautiful gardens wineries need to make sure the area is safe.

Tree auditing should be completed annual to maintain safety compliance with insurance agencies. This process is done by getting a professional agency in to assess all the trees on the property. After the audit is complete, a list of recommendations is provided and the advised to be carried out. Bayside Treeworks works with ArborSafe to provide these tree reports and carry out all recommendations to ensure your winery is safety compliant and to minimise any risks to guests and workers.

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Ensuring tree safety with a tree management plan at wineries

Wineries are not just about excellent wines, they’re also about the beautiful landscapes. In order to ensure these vineyards are safe and productive, a significant amount of attention needs to be dedicated to the trees that coexist within these vines. This is where a tree management plan comes into play.

A comprehensive tree management plan is crucial in a vineyard. The tree management plan involves inspecting, maintaining and managing the trees in the vineyards. Why is it so important? The health and stability of these trees can greatly affect the performance of the vines around them. They can influence the amount of water available to the vines, moderate temperatures and provide crucial organic matter. Ensuring the trees are safe not only provides benefits to the grapes but can also prevent potential hazards that can harm people working in the vineyard.

Trees and vineyards go hand in hand in crafting the magnificent experience of wine tasting. By taking the necessary steps to safeguard these trees, we not just ensure the safety of our vines and grapes but highlight the land it is grown on, creating a scenic and romantic space.

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We work with ArborSafe to provide advanced tree management solutions

ArborSafe are the states leading experts when it comes to effective tree management. After receiving the tree audit report we work with ArborSafe to provide a safe and compliant commercial area.

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Keeping children and staff safe is essential. We can assess your school and provide a report.


Like schools, childcare agencis have a strict policy on safety. Our reports can help make these environments safer.

Aged Care Facilities

Grounds are often kept with lush trees which is important to keep all public areas clear ans safe.


Campuses are generally large and provide ample areas for students to dwelll outdoors. Keeping these areas safe is important.

Caravan Parks

People stay in caravan parks becuase they're safer than the rural landscapes. We want to keep them that way.

Winery estates

If it's a newly married couple taking photos on an estate or a family walk keeping these large properties maintained is critical.

Hospitals and medical centres

People take loved ones for walks in the gardens around hospitals, it's critical that vulnerable people are kept safe.

Body corporate

With our $20million insurance policy, we can look after commercial and residential tree maintenance and removal.

Golf Courses

As golf courses are played in a park like area, it's critical that tres are healthy for safety and athestics.

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Safe Tree Program

The Victorian government has strict guideines when it comes to tree safety at schools. It’s the schools responsibility to provide a safe environment for the students and staff. To ensure this happens the Victorian government introduced the Safe Tree Program which provides grants to schools to ensure they are safe. 

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Why Choose Us?

  • Safety First

    Thorough and comprehensive tree audits, covering all aspects of safety and compliance.

  • Skilled Workmanship

    Certified arborists with extensive knowledge of the Mornington Peninsula's tree species and environmental factors.

  • Healthy Trees

    Tree management plans that are not only safe but keep the trees healthy and vibrant, minimising risks and potential liabilities.

  • Insurance compliance

    Transparent and detailed reports for insurance compliance and record-keeping