6 Frame Nucleus Colony
6 -Frame Nucleus Colony of bees with a young, vigourous queen. We deliver the colony in a small hive ready to transfer to your own hive at your leisure. We will come back in a couple of weeks to pick up our hive and even check on your bees if you like.....
Nucleus Colony Details
Each nucleus colony includes 6 fully drawn frames of bees and a new queen ready to transfer to your hive . We deliver them to you if you are in a Canberra suburb in one of our small scale hives. We will come by in a couple of weeks and collect it when you have transferred them across to your own hive. We can even help you do the transfer if you require it. Usually available from October thru January. We need at least 2 weeks notice of your order.
Returns and Refunds
We provide a high degree of after-care for your nucleus colony. If you need assistance with introducing your colony to their new hive or you have concerns after its delivery we will provide a complementary on-site visit to assist you. We also provide ongoing advice for as long as you require it if you buy a nucleus colony from us. If you are still unsatisfied with our colony we will provide a 100 percent refund on return of the bees in the first month after purchase and 50 percent refund for two additional months after purchase.
You can come to our apiary and collect your bees for free.
If you are unable to collect your bees, the following rates apply:
- free delivery of upto 4 colonies within 15km of Canberra CBD.
- a flat rate of $120 for 5-16 colonies within an hour's drive of Canberra CBD,
- a flat rate of $230 for 1-16 colonies within three hours,
- rates for 16+ colonies can be negotiated.