Tree Climb Australia
Australia is home to
the world’s tallest flowering trees,
the most ancient rainforests,
and some of the strangest plants on Earth..
There’s an entire world up there.
Let’s go exploring!
Safe and efficient on-ropes climbing into the high frontier
Film & TV
Skills and experience for rigging, planning, and on-camera interpretation
Teaching practical techniques to work in the treetops
Extensive experience with wildlife and ecology projects
Botanical, zoological, and environmental
Tailor-made boutique adventures for the intrepid
Multimedia educational outputs for students young and old
Expeditions and documentation of new environments
We've been internationally active in treeclimbing for science, media, environmental arboriculture, and exploration since 2001.
Treetop research, filmmaking, training, and technical services since 2001
Tree Climb Australia is the preeminent Australian provider of work-at-height treeclimbing services for complex, precision, and technical projects. Tree Climb Australia brings unmatched international experience to demanding media, science, and conservation projects in the treetops.
We have a proven track record of safety while working in the planet’s most challenging forests with several of the most prestigious and significant documentary and scientific organisations. We provide access, knowledge, delicacy, and practical logistics far beyond tree-lopping and urban tree maintenance.
Tree Climb Australia serves clients across Australia and overseas.
Australia, New Zealand, United States, Canada, Borneo, New Caledonia, India, Ghana, United Kingdom, Belgium, Honduras, Singapore, Indonesia, Mexico, South Africa, Uganda, Japan, Fiji, Papua New Guinea
Solid research credentials and publication record
Published scientists in ecology, wildlife conservation, & natural history. Succesful projects completed with a wide range of universities, businesses, & agencies.
On-Rope expertise across multiple disciplines
Certified Tree Climbing Instructor + Industrial Rope Access + Aerial Rescue + Caving + Mountaineering + Canyoneering
Experience and contacts nationwide and overseas
Direct experience in all of the major forested regions of Australia. Treetop experience in several of the Earth’s tallest and largest trees. Unique international network and experience.
Wide-ranging media experience
We’ve worked on: Film + TV + Photo + Magazine + Newspaper + Web + Immersive Technologies
first came to Tasmania in 2002 as a research treeclimber from Seattle and has nurtured an obsession with these magical forests since then.
After conducting the first on-ropes biodiversity survey in the giant eucalyptus trees, he spent the next few years conducting wildlife projects with in the Rocky Mountains, running a canopy arthropod study for The Nature Conservancy, and documenting famous and remarkable Indian trees as a Fulbright Scholar.
studied arboriculure in the United Kingdom and worked at the Oxford Botanical Gardens before beginning a career in canopy access for film, research, and training.
He has worked extensively in Borneo, Honduras, Ghana, and New Guinea before settling in Australia. As Ironbark Environmental Arboriculture he is actively studying the intersection of arboriculture and ecological values.