Backyard Blitz

About the Show

About the Show

Join host and landscape designer Jamie Durie, builder Scott Cam, horticulturalist Jody Rigby and landscaper Nigel Ruck for this Logie-winning series. Watch the team as they blitz their way through the backyards of Australian families and communities, all of whom are well-deserving recipients of these spectacular makeovers. From the perfect entertainer’s garden, to the ideal space for quadruplets and an entire street blitz no job too big or too small. Join Jamie and the team as they take over Australia one backyard at a time in Backyard Blitz.

... Read more.
 
 

Sign Out

Join the Conversation

Please note, LifeStyle cannot respond to all comments posted in our comments feed. If you have a comment or query you would like LifeStyle to respond to, please use our feedback form.

254 comments
Please login to comment
Posted by Nicole2912 •5d ago • Report
Hi, my Mom and I are desperate for help in regards to our backyard. My dad (her husband) had been diagnosed with a rare disease called Churg-Strauss Syndrome 21 years ago and as a result of that he had multiple seizures, strokes, amputations, a lot of near death surgeries and situations. He passed away recently, (8 weeks) and my mom wants a change in the backyard. It has gotten out of hand over the years as she had to be his carer, and find a job and I had been studying so no one had the time to keep it under control. She is 62 and can not do it all. Please any help would be appreciated!
Posted by Carol881 •10d ago • Report
Hi jamie.
I am hoping that you can help my mum with her garden. She is 71 and in terrible pain from arthritis and nerve pain as well as a back injury. Her one escape has been her garden but is increasingly unable to maintain it. She moved here 3 years ago after retiring to be closer to family but the house that she bought needs work to the garden. She worked hard all her life, brought up 3 children on her own and deserves better for her older years. I hope that you can help her.
Brenda
Posted by Isobel75 •18d ago • Report
Hi,
My close friend has 3 brothers and 1 sister. All of which live at home. They have limited space in their house and I would love to be able to help her and her family with their backyard and front yard. They have 6 car and the front space just isn’t enough to hold all their cars. They are currently going through a legal battle in keeping the house against her father. Her mother has had many trips to the hospital due to health issues.
Please help give her family a little bit of joy!
Thanks
Posted by John2163 •6w ago • Report
My Daughter has a house Osborne, SA. She is a single mum and expecting our second Grandchild, named after my Mother who died when she was 32. Jessica is due in August. Her large backyard is presently home to 4 chickens who provide the family with eggs. Jess is an avid gardener, and grows a lot of herbs and flowers. She is proud of her home, but simply cannot afford to do anything to her backyard.
Posted by Chelsea429 •12w ago • Report
Hi Jamie,
I’m from Orange, NSW. My parents next door neighbour is in need of a backyard overhaul! Her husband passed away in a car crash a few years ago and she raises their two sons on her own, works full time and studies at uni! On top of that she manages her young children’s junior football teams. She is forever working in her front yard but the backyard is in serious need of some help! Thanks!
Posted by Sharn11 •16w ago • Report
Hi,

I am writing because my mum needs your help so badly!! She's pushing 75 and her back garden has been covered half with tiles and half with black plastic with bricks scattered over it and a mound of sand. It's not only hazardous as she inisits on keeping her vegie garden going it's also something that she can't finish on her own which she insists she will. The garden is an utter eyesore and causes her many a sleepless night. She spent her fresher years being a foster mum for a variety of children so never really had the time to devote to fixing the yard and now she has the time she doesn't have the energy and I worry she's going to hurt herself out there. Would love for her to have a place she can have her turkish coffee outside and enjoy the space instead of going out and nearly crying at the ugliness of it. Thank you!
Posted by Kristy926 •25w ago • Report
PLEASE HELP my mum & dad get a backyard make over!!!
My mum unfortunately suffered a stroke back in 2005 due to a brain anurism, just 3wks before what was meant to be my wedding day.
This left her completely paralysed down her left side. She has worked really hard with keeping up her excercise’s.
Then my dad was diagnosed with a type of lukemia a few years ago & is now in remission.
He continues to work and provide for my Mum whilst also trying to do everything around the house.
Hope you can help me touch they’re yard for the first time since 2005, although it’s not overgrown, just a blank canvas.
Love your show!!
Posted by Mary1200Report
hi stage four breast cancer in need of urgent make over want husband to have a secure future 10 karamooka av chum creek healsville budget 20k land 200000 need renovation bathroom remval cement pool thanks
Posted by Sam814Report
Plz someone help my mum and her partner with their backyard!!! It’s been needing an update and repairs for 15 years and they simply can’t afford it! They deserve it! I would love to do it but I don’t have the funds to do so... please give them this wonderful gift!! I don’t want to see it fall apart co they can’t afford to get repairs done let alone update for a new modern look... goldcoast QLD
Posted by Terri275Report
Hi Jamie and Crew.
My mum has been quit I'll for many years now. She is basically bed ridden now. Always an avid gardener, now she can only look out her bedroom window. I do my best to make it look nice for her however as a single mum I do not have the funds to make her view what she deserves....Amazing!
Any assistance from you and your team would give her So much Joy. Thanks for reading.