Beekeeping areas in NSW, Queensland and Victoria have suffered "devastating" impacts from bushfires and drought.

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05th Feb. 2020 10:02 AM

A HEALTH check ended with police deploying a spike trap and a woman crashing into a tree

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29th Dec. 2019 7:12 PM

The honey industry is rallying to help bee keepers forced to hand feed their bees as drought and bushfire destroy their...

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11th Dec. 2019 3:12 PM

The effects of climate change are being felt in the honey industry, with drought and fires leading to a shortage of food...

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22nd Nov. 2019 5:11 AM

A couple have made a shocking discovery after hearing humming inside their roof, with thousands of bees building a massive...

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30th Oct. 2019 12:10 PM

An extraordinary halt in play brought a buzz to South Africa’s game against Sri Lanka at the World Cup, as players from...

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29th June 2019 11:06 AM

Sunshine Coast wildlife teams encouraged locals to do their part at home to protect endangered animal species.

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20th May 2019 1:05 PM

When life hands you a lemon, turn it into lemonade - or in the case of Hervey Bay's Charlotte Palmer, a colony of bee...

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24th April 2019 4:04 PM

An ambitious plan to ‘super charge’ the Gold Coast’s greenery has been revealed. It’ll cost a five-figure sum and will see...

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19th March 2019 9:03 AM

The many different reasons to grow flowers, other than for their beauty.

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28th Aug. 2018 11:08 AM

CAPILANO Honey’s new China-focused investors are targeting the sweet tooths of an estimated 300 million middle class...

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18th Aug. 2018 5:08 AM

BIRD vomit is being used to help save North Queensland's bees from the threat of varroa mite.

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14th Aug. 2018 7:08 AM

HE’S 10-years-old and running a thriving Gold Coast business, but the mind behind ‘Finn’s Honey’ has a much bigger picture...

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26th May 2018 4:05 AM

May 20 is World Bee Day, a day when we can all start doing a bit more to help protect this most precious resource.

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20th May 2018 9:05 AM

These important pollinators are under threat but there are many ways we gardeners can help keep them safe

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06th May 2018 12:05 PM

IF YOU hear a "buzz” around, it might be coming from a missing beehive.

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08th Feb. 2018 7:02 AM

A NET filled with pheromone-soaked 'dummy queens', a large helium balloon and a team of scientists.

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23rd Jan. 2018 3:01 PM

PAUL Marsh has spent 40 years building his buzzing business and is 'fed up' with people stealing his livelihood

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04th Jan. 2018 6:01 AM

BEING called to remove a massive swarm of bees resting underneath her friend's table was the last thing Heidi Carrington...

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14th Nov. 2017 12:11 PM

Native bee expert Tim Heard is bringing his sweet buzz of bee knowledge to Mary Ryans this weekend to promote his best...

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02nd Sept. 2017 5:09 AM

'Some days you go out and get a few stings and other days you go out and you don't get any.'

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15th Aug. 2017 5:08 PM

'Every bee sting hurts as much as the first one you ever get. But it's something you live with.'

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15th Aug. 2017 6:08 AM

Allergic Doug the bee-keeper's sweet hobby takes him to the Ekka

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14th Aug. 2017 5:08 PM

Researchers urge people to look out for hives for sale after years of research lost

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17th Feb. 2017 2:02 PM