Store

Backyard Beekeeping Ballarat opened it's Beekeeping Supplies Store in January, 2017.

You can find us at 306 Errard Street South, Ballarat Central. Look out for our delivery vehicle – a Dutch Cargo trike.

 

Hours of business

Spring/Summer

Thursday            5:30pm-7:30pm

Saturdays           9am – 1pm

Other times by appointment.

Autumn/Winter

Saturday’s 9am - 1pm

 

Stock

We stock supplies for the Backyard Beekeeper specialising in Australian made or designed beekeeping merchandise.

 

Price list

For our range of products, you can download our price list (pdf, 805kb)

 

 

Protective Gear

Oz Armour Triple Layer Ultra Cool Beekeeping Suits

Poly-cotton suits for adults and children

Calf Skin gauntlet style beekeeping gloves

 

Tools & Smokers

Beeco Smokers

Hive tools – Australian and American

Triple Weave Horse Hair Bee Brushes

 

Woodware

Whirakee Woodware full depth and ideal 8 frame boxes, lids, base boards and nuc’s

Frames – wired and waxed or plastic foundation

Corflute Nuc perfect for swarm collection

 

Honey Harvesting

Two frame extractors for purchase or hire

Uncapping Knives

Double sieve

Scratchers

Honey Buckets with honey gate(15 litre)

Honey Pots 500g

Honey Tubs 1kg

 

Pest and Diseases

Small Hive Beetle Traps – Better Beetle Blaster

 

Books

Australian Beekeeping Guide

Bee AgSkills

AgGuide Healthy Bees

Fat Bee Skinny Bee

Native Trees and Shrubs of South-Eastern Australia: Leon Costermans

Bee Friendly Garden: Doug Purdie

Backyard Bees: Doug Purdie

Bee Friendly: A planting Guide for European honeybees and Australian Native Pollinators

 

Honey Refill Station

Red Gum

Blue Gum

Messmate

 

Wax

100% pure bees wax

Artisan Hand Dipped Candles

 

Equipment Hire

Beevac

Extractor (2 frame), Uncapping Knife and Double strainer