Honey Month 2019!

Honey Month 2019!

HONEY MONTH MAY 1st – 31st 2019 PROGRAM During the month of May the beekeeping industry has designed some creative and fun- loving events all around Perth. We are very excited to have more then 30 events, activities and master classes! Highlight / Main Events /...
Feb/March News 2019

Feb/March News 2019

Continuing on the theme of the season, yes the bees are healthy, they remain fairly ‘unhappy’. The nectar flows of summer have not eventuated, or been patchy at best. The weather has been moodier than a cat in a bath, and this is reflected in dry...
Christmas News!

Christmas News!

The weather has proved quite problematic over the last several months, with another rain period unexpectedly this week. Did you know that on average it takes a flower 3 days to recharge the nectar it provides to attract pollinators? This means that every time it...
October Update

October Update

Did you know there are over 25,000 species of bees in the world? From those, only about 10 are the ‘true’ honey bee that we associate with Pooh-bear and his pots of honey. European honeybees (Apis mellifera) were introduced into Australia in 1822. We do...
September Update

September Update

I’d like to be able to tell you that Spring is finally here, but wouldn’t hold my breath just yet! She has been rather shy this year, taking her time to come out. Today the sun is shining and that makes me happy 🙂 The bees are enjoying the warmer days and...