Tag Archive: Bees


Beekeeping Workshop

By Bee Sustainable Moderator on August 15, 2017

Robert Redpath, proprietor of Bee Sustainable, will conduct a workshop to introduce prospective bee keepers to bee keeping; the basic knowledge required and tasks to complete to get started with a bee hive. At the conclusion of the workshop participants will have a basic understanding of: Bee behaviour The major tasks in hive management The […]

Late Summer Hive Check: Should We Take Honey?

By Bee Sustainable Moderator on March 3, 2016Leave a comment

We thought it would be a good time to start up our beekeeping blog again – after a hiatus of a few years – to post some late summer advice as autumn is now officially upon us. We hope to keep these blog posts regular and informative – it’s our form of “after-sales service” and […]

Preparing your hive for winter

By Bee Sustainable Moderator on April 15, 2014

It’s practically winter and hopefully your hive has given you enough honey to hold you over till next year. Now as May approaches we must prepare the hive so it can make it through winter in a strong and healthy condition and be ready for next spring. This is a critical time to prepare your […]

Welcome

By Bee Sustainable Moderator on April 29, 2010

COVID19 News Flash – Shop in Brunswick East 500 Lygon St. open but only as follows Call on (03 99397301) from 10am to 5pm for all items including flour and grain mills. We deliver free same day to suburbs around Brunswick East OR You pickup at agreed time (10am to 5pm) at shop door  OR Have […]