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Here you can find the latest information from STIHL Australia about current activities, news and lots more.

Take on Spring

Take on Spring

Take on Spring with STIHL and save with exclusive specials on German-engineered garden power tools. Upgrade your mowing experience with $50 off selected mowers from Australia's largest range of walk-behind battery mowers*, including the self-propelled RMA 460 V mower. Or get it with a double battery bundle and save up to $174.50 off your purchase. 

RMA 235 Battery Lawn Mower

RMA 235 Battery Lawn Mower

At only 14kg, the new RMA 235 is an entry level mower that's perfectly suited to lawns up to 300m²*. The 33cm cutting width makes this a manoeuvrable mower, perfectly suited to those wanting mowing performance with easy handling.

RMA 765 V Battery Lawn Mower

RMA 765 V Battery Lawn Mower

The largest battery mower in the STIHL range designed for municipalities and councils. This powerhouse self-propelled lawn mower is ideally suited to contractors maintaining outdoor spaces in noise sensitive areas enabling them to extend operation times for greater flexibility in the working day.

RE 95 PLUS Electric High-Pressure Cleaner

RE 95 PLUS Electric High-Pressure Cleaner

Enjoy lightweight and compact ease of use with the 100 bar high-pressure RE 95 PLUS high-pressure cleaner. 

GTA 26 Scam Warning

GTA 26 Scam Warning

STIHL is advising customers to beware of an online scam by fraudsters posing as STIHL. The scam offers the STIHL GTA 26 garden pruner for extremely low prices, in order to take payments and steal customers' personal information. 

BGA 86 Battery Blower

BGA 86 Battery Blower

The BGA 86 is compatible with the AP Battery System, with a range of products suitable for professional and large garden usage.

AR L Backpack Batteries

AR L Backpack Batteries

With 30% more energy content than previous battery options, the new AR 2000 L and AR 3000 L batteries significantly extend the maximum working time of all tools in the AP battery system.

Why Do Chainsaws Leak Bar Oil?

Why Do Chainsaws Leak Bar Oil?

Having a chainsaw that leaks oil will not only create mess, but it can also impact your chainsaw's performance. There are some simple steps that can reduce oil leaking from the chainsaw but it's important to understand why chainsaws leak oil in the first place.

GTA 26 Battery Garden Pruner

GTA 26 Battery Garden Pruner

The GTA 26 battery garden pruner features a 4"/10cm guide bar and 1/4" PM3 chain for powerful yet smooth cuts. Designed for two handed operation with a non-slip control handle, interlock trigger system and flexible protective hood for safe cutting, without the need for protective chaps or ear protection.

We are here for you

We are here for you

Here you can find out how we and our dealers are dealing with the Corona virus. If you have any questions, we are here for you.

STIHL recalls trimmer heads STIHL PolyCut 27-3 and STIHL PolyCut 47-3.

STIHL recalls trimmer heads STIHL PolyCut 27-3 and STIHL PolyCut 47-3.

Quality tests have revealed that the screw connections of these trimmer heads may come loose in operation. As a result it is possible that moving parts will fly off. If these parts fly off, there will be a risk of injury to the user as well as to third parties.

Australia's new power equipment emissions standards

Australia's new power equipment emissions standards

The Department of the environment has announced that they plan to introduce new exhaust gas emission regulations for off road small spark ignition into Australia in 2016. Watch the full video to make sure you are up to date with these new emission regulations and what they mean for you and your STIHL product.
How to make sure your garden tools are ready for winter

How to make sure your garden tools are ready for winter

Power tools, such as lawn trimmers and hedge trimmers, should be inspected one last time at the end of the season before they go into hibernation for several months in the winter. In general, you have to take good care of your helpful garden tools if you want to be able to use them again right away when spring comes.
STIHL Bushfire Safety Tips

STIHL Bushfire Safety Tips

Tips for preparing your backyard for bushfire season.
STIHL Carbon Concept Chainsaw

STIHL Carbon Concept Chainsaw

The impressive result of the STIHL feasibility study: Record power-to-weight value and first chain saw with electronically controlled fuel injection.

Choosing the Right STIHL Chainsaw

Choosing the Right STIHL Chainsaw

Choosing the Right STIHL Chain Saw – Five Things to Consider.

The lightest top-handled chainsaw.

The lightest top-handled chainsaw.

Professional arborists will welcome the power and speed of our new lightweight chainsaw : the specialist top-handled STIHL MS 150 TC-E.

The Professionals No.1 Choice

The Professionals No.1 Choice

The STIHL MS 201 T top-handled chainsaw is ready to keep the world's leading chainsaw brand at the top of the tree.

Why visit a STIHL Dealer

Why visit a STIHL Dealer

Ten reasons to visit a STIHL Dealer for your next outdoor power equipment purchase.

How to look after your STIHL machine

Tool maintenance: How to look after your STIHL machine

When you invest in a quality piece of gardening equipment or tool it's important you take the time to look after it appropriately. This will not only maximise the life of the tool but also save you money in the long-run.