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    Artistry of the Beekeeper

    Weathered, textured, and bleached colours of the apiary remind me of old fishing boats…

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  • Wins Creek Meadery

    A Bit of History of the Traveler’s Rest Inn

    Wins Creek Meadery and Bindaree Bee Supplies have recently relocated to the historic Traveler’s Rest Inn. This unique building...

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    • Backyard beekeeping

    What’s in Flower – Canberra Apiaries

    Our urban bees are foraging on Iron Bark street trees and garden grevillea which are bursting into flower everywhere...

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    Sugar Bag Story

    Two finalists for the 2014 Waterhouse Natural Science Art Prize, currently on exhibit at the National Archives in Canberra. Sugar...

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    Bees Return to Historic Homestead Properties

    Bees were returned to two historic homestead properties near Yass yesterday. The properties are on opposite sides of the Murrumbidgee River....

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  • Warre bee frame

    Top Bar Traveling Box

    A customer sent me this top bar traveling box to put a bee colony in. They’ve been in here for...

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  • Warre beehive

    Bees in White Warre Hive

    This was a swarm which was caught twice. The first time they were in the box for only about...

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  • Wins Creek and Bindaree at Murrumbateman Field Days

    We’ll be at the Murrumbateman Field Days again this year, 18-19 October 2014. See you in the Spotlight on...

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  • Flyer front - bee image

    Keen But Not Mean

    Queens selected to suit urban situations. They’re keen but not mean, and less likely to swarm. Contact us if you’d...

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  • Medieval Beekeeping, Thursday 18 June

    Bees supply us with moral lessons:  they begin life as legless grubs and finally rise to the possession of wings,...

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