Join the Rooftop Beehive tour and on the way visit The Creative Hive to see the hanging Dome Hive. Happy Show time!
Thank-you to everyone at Government House for welcoming the third beehive! Meet the beehive of Queen Whilhelmina.
Adelaide Bee Sanctuary would like to wish all the Mother’s a wonderful Mother’s Day. A Mother is very much like the Queen Bee of a honeybee colony, she is defined by her sons and daughters and they, in turn, are defined by her. Many of us have mothers who live close by and many of …read more >
2017 Season Sanctuary Honey from the wonderful city of Adelaide and surrounding metro areas. 1kg, 500g, 320g and honeycomb available.
I have spent 5 years observing a beautiful wild colony of honey bees along Maryvale Road. I’d observed them as they responded to the changing seasons and I would often park my car below them and listen to their gentle hum that told me that ‘all was right in their world’. I am now saddened …read more >
Honey extraction is in progress! The bees have been able to produce honey despite the changing weather conditions. I’d like to thank all the sponsors of Adelaide Bee Sanctuary beehives and I look forward to delivering honey, from your sponsored beehives, to you very soon.
Another beehives has arrived at Government House. The gentle bees are house in a different beehive called a Warre Hive (left hive). The bees were collected in Marion and were found hanging very quietly in a lemon tree. Thank-you to all the folks at Government House for your continued support.
Need something to do this Sunday? Why not visit the Adelaide Bee Sanctuary beehive at the Government House Open Day. Sunday 23rd October 10AM-4PM.
Call Sandy on 0412 967 991. You can also send a text with a photo of the swarm. Please remain calm – we will get there asap. Do not spray the swarm with water. Bees are at their most vulnerable as a swarm. Let’s protect them. Thank-you for contacting Adelaide Bee Sanctuary and helping to save the …read more >
Adelaide Bee Sanctuary is looking for a sponsor for The Creative Hive at the 2017 Royal Adelaide Show. At The Creative Hive all forms of creative expression is encouraged but we need funding to support emerging artists showcase their work in a supportive environment. If you can help please contact Sandy at Adelaide Bee Sanctuary. …read more >