These are the suits used by many professional beekeepers.
For complete protection this suit has:
- strong removable nylon mesh veil
- strong cotton fabric
- front and rear pockets
- velcro openings to inside pockets
- elastic cuffs on sleeves and legs
- large range of sizes
- made in New Zealand
These are the suits used by many professional beekeepers. Attached hood can be unzipped and flipped back or removed entirely. Elastic is added to the arms and legs. The hood is made with strong nylon mesh and is collapsable.
Sizes are numbered from 8 to 15, roughly corresponding to height above five feet. Size 8 = Small, 9 = Medium, 10 = Large, 11 = XL, Sizes 12 and 13 = XXL, Sizes 14 and 15 = XXXL. If you’re not sure what size to get, please ring for advice.
One or two suits can be delivered anywhere in Australia for $20.
Three sizes for kids aged 3 to 11:
- XXXS for kids aged 3, 4, 5
- XXS for kids aged 6,7,8
- XS for kids aged 9,10,11
Designed for full protection. Non-zip front, fencing hood. Hood can be unzipped and flipped back or removed entirely.
- 100% cotton
- Three pockets
- Elasticised cuffs and waist
- Thumb loops to keep sleeves in place
- Velcro flap to cover where zips join
S, M, L, XL and XXL Sizes
Photos compliments of ANU Apiculture Society
These are the tried and true jackets used by many professional beekeepers.