Orders for queens can be made from September
via email (preferred) or by phone.

 

We specialise in breeding "black" bees, ie Carniolan queens which we find work very well in our Melbourne weather.

Our breeder queens are primarily sourced from Joe Horner, internationally renowned queen breeder from NSW. Joe has a unique system for mating his queens naturally, without the need to use Artificial Insemination.

Joe's queens are well known for their

 

We produce queen cells, virgin queens and mated queens.

Our queens are not pre-caged or kept in 'banks', but are maintained in young colonies until the time of postage or collection.

 

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A limited number of bee colonies are also available with advance notice.