Category: News


Grain Mills and Flour Milled to Order

By Bee Sustainable Moderator on February 11, 2014

Have you ever made bread with fresh flour straight from the mill? If not, stop by Bee Sustainable to try some freshly milled whole wheat, rye or spelt flour and taste the difference yourself. If you’re into bread making, freshly milled flour will take your bread to the next level both in flavour and nutrition. […]

Bees in the Garden video released

By Bee Sustainable Moderator on January 11, 2014

The beauty of bees and their connection with edible gardens in suburban Melbourne. This video indicates the possibilities for sustainable food production and introduces the Bee Sustainable business. Made by the Bender Kids http://benderfilm.com

Cheese Making Supplies Melbourne

By Bee Sustainable Moderator on June 30, 2012

Cheese Making Kits from Mad Millie are now being sold at Bee Sustainable

Laneway Learning – Urban Beekeeping Course

By Bee Sustainable Moderator on June 10, 2012

Everyone loves learning, but most evening classes seem like such a commitment. Laneway Learning is different. At Laneway Learning cheap, informal classes are hosted in anything that takes their fancy. Robert of Bee Sustainable has done classes on Urban Beekeeping and the current program can be seen at http://www.lanewaylearning.com/ Check all their offerings at http://www.lanewaylearning.com/

Honey Extractor for Hire

By Bee Sustainable Moderator on December 16, 2011

A two-frame extractor, newly purchased, for extracting honey is now available. It is hired out at the rate of $32 per day or $52 over a weekend ( take the extractor Saturday, return Tuesday). The extractor is made of stainless steel and is manufactured in Italy to high standards. The open top is covered with […]

Local Brunswick Honey

By Bee Sustainable Moderator on November 20, 2011

There is now local Brunswick honey for sale at Bee Sustainable. Local honey is said to be effective in dealing with hayfever and allergy problems where they may be due to pollen. The honey also tastes beautiful! It has been collected from a hive in the heart of Brunswick with great care in all aspects […]

Honey in Bulk Now Available!

By Bee Sustainable Moderator on May 26, 2011

Today Thursday was the first day that Bee Sustainable has had registration to permit the packing and sale of honey to customers. The council, as they should, are quite rigorous in ensuring premises are of a standard to allow the safe handling

Shop Open at 500 Lygon St. Brunswick East!

By Bee Sustainable Moderator on March 25, 2011

The shop at 500 Lygon St. Brunswick East opened on the 24th March 2011. All are welcome to visit and look at the range of items on offer. Opening hours are: Monday to Friday 10am to 5pm Saturday 9am to 4pm Closed Sunday

Shop Brunswick East

By Bee Sustainable Moderator on December 15, 2010

Bee Sustainable has found a location at 500 Lygon Street Brunswick East for a physical store. The fitout is currently occurring and the plan is to be open to the public in the second half February 2011. Advice will follow of the opening day closer to the event. Finally open on the 24th March 2011! […]

Self Sufficiency-Getting Started

By Bee Sustainable Moderator on December 15, 2010

The thought of embarking on domestic food production can be quite daunting. Where to start from the many options is the question. These options include: Growing vegetables Planting fruit trees Setting up a chicken coop Keeping bees Engaging in aquaculture There are many possibilities and while the options indicated will be mutually beneficial if all […]