To our honey and wax customers & industry supporters                        Have a safe Christmas and New Year                    Looking forward to a great season in 2018

To our honey and wax customers & industry supporters

                  Have a safe Christmas and New Year

              Looking forward to a great season in 2018




" Adelaide Beekeeping Supplies "   0438367591    

 286 Military Road  ~ Semaphore  Park ~ SA (between Dunstone & Fifth Avenues)



Honey ~  Bees Wax ~ Candles ~  Beeswax " Wrappa" Wraps

2018 = January 21st ~ February 18th ~ March18th  ~ April 1st Easter Sunday ~ April 15th ~ May 20th

On leave June & July  

return August 19th ~ September 16th ~ October 21st ~ November 18th ~ December 16th 


LAURA FOLK FAIR ~ 2018 ~ APRIL 7 & 8

 Curated Beekeeping Exhibition ~ "The Rangelands Of The Northern Beekeepers" 

You will find us in the Laura Archives Building along with a curated historical beekeeping exhibition " The Rangelands Of The Northern Beekeepers " sponsored by Adelaide Beekeeping Supplies and Laura Gardens Bees. The curated exhibition open during MAY 2018 jointly celebrates South Australian History Month & National Honey Month with  a prelude opening for the 2 days of  Laura Folk Fair . The exhibition follows the history of beekeeping in the region from the 1800's through to today including photographs,  Golden North Honey packing facility in the old flax mill, oral histories and selected historical exhibits. Live bee observation hive will be visiting the exhibition on the schools visit day in MAY only.

Honey,  Bees Wax, Candles, Wax Wraps  from Laura Gardens Bees / Hoskin Honey / Biles Apiculture will be available from the archives building April 7 & 8 




27TH - 30TH JUNE 2018 - Queensland Australia



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Hi - The education section of our website is currently being updated to reflect the new codes and standards for Australia/ South Australia - new content will be online shortly - Thanks  
Lorraine & Marty


Martin & Lorraine Gilbert operate "Gilbert Beekeeping " and " Laura Gardens Bees "  South Australia.

As migratory beekeepers we travel SA with our bees providing pollination services and allow our bees to forage on nectar sources to produce premium SA honey. 

The  facets of our commercial business include:-
    •      Commercial Pollination - SA wide
    •      Bulk Honey - domestic & commercial
    •      Bees Wax - domestic & commercial

Honey & Bees Wax -  contact Lorraine  0417824739 . 

We support beekeeping in South Australia through:-

  • Promotion of S.A. regulations and requirements for beekeeping and Australian  National Standards for beekeeping and food production.
  • Mentoring of young beekeepers entering the industry.

  • Advocating  effective biosecurity practices

  • Encouraging innovative beekeeping practices, management and skills.

  • Production of South Australian artisan honey

  • Community advocacy and the right for persons paying for beekeeping education/ mentoring  in SA to be assured the educator is able to demonstrate a level of competency equivalent to the national minimum education standard of AHC32016 - 12 core units. ref education section

Our Vision is to assist in achieving the highest standard of beekeeping practice in South Australia.