Here you can find information on Australia’s native stingless bees. Read Stingless Bees FAQS for a response to the most common questions about our little friends.

Want to a buy a hive of native stingless bees? Jump to the product page here. Also check out our Events page for a list of upcoming native bee related events such as workshops and seminars, and check out our Facebook page for regular updates. The most comprehensive source of information though, is our new book, The Australian Native Bee Book.

You can also learn about and buy a range of stingless bee keeping products on this site, including a hive stocked with bees, empty hive boxes, tools, propolis, and more. If you need help with your bees, please see our Services page for ways that we can work together. Head to the resources page for information to help you prepare for a hive, and to watch our beekeeping videos.

The Australian Native Bee Book
by Tim Heard

The Australian Native Bee Book describes native bees generally and provides a complete guide to keeping Australian native stingless bees. It is richly illustrated with over 500 photos, drawings and charts to increase accessibility and aid learning. It is written by an expert who has spent his lifetime intimately engaged with these unique creatures.

Multi-award winner:
- Gold Medal Winner Apimondia World Beekeeping Award (2017)
- Winner of Australian Book Industry Award (2017)
- Winner of Whitley Award for Australasian Zoological Literature (2016)

Visit the Native Bee Book website for more details, stockists and sneak peaks