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Surviving the worst honey season

Most of you probably know, it’s been an incredibly difficult season for most beekeepers and Australia has experienced one the worst “honey seasons” in living memory.  The resulting honey shortage and decline of the Australian bee population has been featured in numerous print, radio, television and online media this year.[...]

David, in the midst of his love affair with his outback country

Beekeepers Go West – Beekeeping In The Australian Outback

Our family has been “heading west” for decades. We started “going out west” in the 1970’s when severe drought gripped most of Australia. The outback was the place to be during the long drought because in the winter, the Napunya Tree will often produce nectar when there are few flowers[...]