Nuc Hives for Spring

Photo: Damien Tupinier

Photo: Damien Tupinier

If you’re thinking about beekeeping, or planning to add another hive, now is the right time to order a nuc hive:
For $285,  you will get a working hive with a docile, hardworking new season queen, perfect for new beekeepers.  We back up our nuc hives with support and advice  and we will replace your nuc hive in the unlikely event that it fails within the first three months.

Call us on  9939 7301 or email us to find out more and place your order. Orders taken until stocks last.

What You Get:

For $285, you’ll get:
•    A working hive with a new season, docile and hardworking queen.
•    Support and advice before and after delivery from the experts at Bee Sustainable
How to Order Interested? This is what you need to do:
•    Ring or email us with your order.
•    Pay a $100 deposit (refunded when you return your nuc box)
•    Get ready for a late September or early October delivery
•    If you haven’t done so, book a place in one of our beekeeping workshops. and receive a 50% discount. This is not a pre-requisite for purchasing a nuc hives but you will have a far better experience if you have had an introduction to beekeeping and understand the basics.
•    We also have plenty of books about beekeeping to help you on your way.

We are taking orders now, and we have a limited number of nuc hives available, so don’t miss out!

Call us on  9939 7301 or email us to find out more and place your order. Orders taken until stocks last.
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Bee sustainable provides specialty supplies and knowledge for beekeeping, cheese making, baking and food-preserving enthusiasts.

We provide expert support through the trials of getting started on your path to kitchen and garden self-sufficiency.

Bee Sustainable is for creative and resourceful people who value health and a deeper relationship with their food.


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