So you want to buy some native bees?

Do you want native bees and don’t know where to start? Hopefully this article will get you started in the right direction. This page lightly touches on everything from Bee species through workshops, publications and clubs.   Which bees do…

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Plants that Attract Australian Native Bees

Are you looking to attract Australian Native Bees to your garden? Planting flowers is one of the best ways to do this. Native Bees such as stingless bees require three main resources – Nectar, Pollen, and Resin. If possible, try…

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What kind of bees live in your area?

Above: Native Stingless Bee – Tetragonula Carbonaria   There’s around 1600 indentified species of Native Bee in Australia, with an estimated 2000 species in total. There’s (?) species of Social Stingless Bee, then the rest are known as Solitary Bees.…

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Summer heat and your hive

Summer is here! Your Native Bee Hive may need some help during the hotter periods. Native Bees don’t cope very well when the temperatures get to 40 – 42 degrees c and you could lose your hive completely from over heating.…

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Removing brood with Nick Powell

Nick Powell demonstrates how to remove Brood See plenty more technical videos about Stingless Bees from Nick on his YouTube Channel https://www.youtube.com/channel/UCfcFbB–G0z8Noew5B01nqw/videos Nicks website: www.australiannativebee.com

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Budding a Native Bee Hive – Video

Kieran and Bastian describe and demonstrate Budding from a natural tree colony Natura Pacific YouTube Channel https://www.youtube.com/channel/UCmydbogrgdYLnm2Z2KAzd4Q Website: https://www.natura-pacific.com

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Stingless bee hive split with Nick Powell

Nick Powell demonstrates how to split a hive See plenty more technical videos about Stingless Bees from Nick on his YouTube channel   https://www.youtube.com/channel/UCfcFbB–G0z8Noew5B01nqw/videos Nicks website: www.australiannativebee.com

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