Excavator Dry Hire in Melbourne

Orange Hire is your local excavator hire company with a massive range of earthmoving machines in our fleet. We support the trade and contractor market across Melbourne and specialise in great rates on long-term excavator rental and dry hire.

With our machines ranging from rugged 35T excavators right through to mini excavator hire like our 1T mini diggers, our rental excavator fleet is jam-packed with your favourite brands like Kubota, Kobelco, Yanmar, JCB and Volvo.

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Why rent an excavator from Orange Hire Melbourne?

Whether you need a large or small excavator in Melbourne we can help, with many models in the yard ready to roll out to your project immediately. All our excavators are meticulously maintained to ensure you always get reliable hire equipment – when and where you need it. 

Plus we’ve got a massive range of excavator attachments for our machinery like auger drives, rock breakers, compaction plates, buckets, post hole diggers and more, so you can have the right equipment to get the job done right!

Our guarantee

Orange Hire Guarantee

You’ll love our equipment and if you’re not happy with the quality of the equipment on delivery, we’ll swap it or return free of charge!

From Our Happy Customers

We promise fast, safe, professional and friendly service
here’s what some of our customers have to say!


Orange Hire Customer

Good range of excellent equipment.



Orange Hire Customer

Great service and price!



Orange Hire Customer

Great company with very affordable prices compared to the bigger hire companies who charge a ridiculous price. Staff were excellent and Tara is lovely.



Orange Hire Customer

The best service and equipment. I highly recommend Orange Hire based on my experience. A friendly, helpful team and prompt delivery.



Hofly Group

Excellent customer service. Staff are patient and easy to communicate with.



Orange Hire Customer

Great people to deal with, 5 star service! Thanks Natasha and the team.



Hazell Bros Group

I’m very happy with the service from Orange Hire and the quality of the plant – I wouldn‘t change anything.



Mack Civil

You guys have done a great job and have come a long way in the past few years.



JNC Group

The team is very super friendly, nothing is ever a problem and issues are dealt with in a timely manner.