The Complete Starter Kit contains everything you need to start your beekeeping journey, complete with bees, and 2hr onsite, intensive beekeeper basics training and basic equipment.


Starter kit: getting started and watching your hive grow is the best way to learn "on-the-job".


We supply your bees in a transportable corflute box and everything you need to grow that into a 2 box fully working hive and provide & 2hr basics of beekeeping intensive training onsite at our apiary in Coutts Crossing NSW.


Kit consists of:

5 full size langstroth frames in a corflute nucleus box 

2 x flat-pack supers, 

13 x Langstroth frames (+ 5 frames in nucleus box = 18 frames)

1 x Hive Doctor plastic original bottom board with tray

1 x treated and painted, timber migratory lid with metal cover

1 x queen excluder

1 x Emlock strap


Equipment includes:

1 x beekeeping veil smock

1 x pair of long gloves

1 x hive frame holder

1 X smoker

1 X bee brush

1 X hive tool


All new, raw NZ pine: boxes requires assembly and painting


Nucleus hives typically contain:·

5 x frames eggs/ capped/ uncapped brood – all stages

1 x mated healthy and robust queen

5000 - 8000 odd bees

Corflute box UV treated with closure and vents


AFB disease free apiary


No chemicals or antibiotics are used


Lifetime after sales phone support to assist with your beekeeping journey.


To provide the least interruption and stress to the bees, we recommend collection after dark. 


Collection only from Coutts Crossing, NSW.

Please note: we are currently taking orders for bees for collection in Spring 2021 (dependent on favourable weather conditions).


Please note: Price is exclusive of GST and will be added at checkout.


If you would prefer to pay 50% deposit, with the balance payable upon collection, please send us your email address, phone number and what you'd like to order and we will send you an invoice.

Complete Hive Starter Kit: everything you need, including the bees!