Wild Pollinator Count
Australia has lots of wild pollinator insects that are often overlooked. European honey bees get a lot of attention because they are an adaptable, generalist forager, which means they are happy to visit almost any flower, in most climate zones. They are also a social species, so their hives are easy to domesticate and manage.…
There are 1650 + native be e species in Australia (estimated total 2000+), about 230 of which are found in the greater Brisbane region. Most of these are solitary or semi-social bee species , which...
Native Bee Field Guide eBook
Expand your knowledge of Australian native bees with our Information Booklets (incl Introduction to Native Bees, Boxing and Splitting Hives, Nests and Behaviour of Stingless Bees) and Field Guide.
Which Native Bees Live in Your Area?
Read about the major types of Australian native bees and find out if they are in your part of Australia - Stingless Bees, Carpenter Bees, Blue Banded Bees, Leafcutters, Resin Bees, Teddy Bear bees, Homalictus and more.