About Us


Your Dam problem is our Dam business!

The Dam Doctor is a family-owned Sunshine Coast based company that has been operating for over 20 years. We are an approved contractor with the Sunshine Coast City and Brisbane City councils and have also worked with other local councils throughout Queensland.

From large scale weed removal, regular waterbody maintenance, spot spraying, dam and pond builds, aeration solutions, waterscape or landscape improvements, we offer a wide variety of services to make your waterbody, big or small, the best it can be. Our dedicated team of experienced swamp ninjas look forward to working with you to achieve this.

If you like to do it yourself, then we also have an extensive range of products available for purchase from our online store. These will help you to keep on top of any issues that may arise, before they can become a major problem. Browse our range today!

Have dams? We’ll travel. We service all areas of South East Queensland, Wide Bay-Burnett, Darling Downs, New South Wales Northern Rivers, and beyond. Get in touch with us for a quote today.

Water Weed Removers

Do you have an aquatic weed infestation?

Suffering from Salvinia? No problems. Got water hyacinth woes? Too easy. Our team of Swamp Ninjas are ready and waiting to tackle your dam problems. We’ll have those pesky water weeds out of your waterbody in no time.

Fountain & Waterfall Installations

Aeration is one of the best ways to maintain the health of a dam.

The Dam Doctor can work with you to provide custom aeration solutions that not only promote a healthy waterbody, but also look fantastic and provide decoration as well.

Dam & Pond Rejuvenators

Has your dam seen better days?

Murky turbid water, or algal blooms giving you problems? With a wide range of environmentally friendly products (also available to purchase from our Shop), we have the answer to bring your dam or pond back to life.

Dam & Ponds Builds

No dam? No problem!

Dams and ponds are a great way to enhance your property. Whatever use you have in mind – fish stocking, recreational, decoration, irrigation, or livestock watering, we can make your dream waterbody a reality.

Manuel Weed Removal in Dams

Manual Removal

We pride ourselves on being swamp ninjas, being able to get in and remove whatever problem you have with minimal impact and manual removal is the perfect way to achieve this. No chemicals, no big machinery, just good old fashioned hard work. Anything from a full-scale aquatic weed infestations, to general maintenance and tidy up. We’ve seen, and done it all.

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Excavation Removal of Weed in Ponds, Lakes, Dams

Excavation removal

For large waterbodies the fastest, and therefore most cost effective, method to remove large (multi-layered) infestations of free floating or emergent weeds, or silt islands we will use an excavator. Our ticketed operator is a qualified landscaper and will be sure to leave the site as neat as he found it.

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Aquatic Herbicide Spraying for Dams, Ponds

Aquatic herbicide spraying

Spraying is a quick and effective way to attack small infestations, or as part of ongoing maintenance. Our commercial grade aquatic herbicides are effective against submerged, emergent, or free-floating weeds. With our amphibious vehicle, Jason, we can target all species of aquatic weed across any waterbody.

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