About Us

The Townsville & District Beekeepers Association Inc is THE bee club for North Queensland.  We have members travelling throughout north Queensland, in NSW and as far as WA. We cater to all beekeepers, from backyarders with a single hive to native bee enthusiasts to semi-commercial operators with over 150 hives. 

Thinking of beekeeping but don’t know where to start?

No problem! Come to a meeting and we can help you get started. Advice, equipment, bees, the works… we even have a club shop with equipment at very competitive prices! We will mentor you from beginner through to seasoned pro!

Working bees
Brood Frame

Our club aims to:

Want to know more about bees and beekeeping?

Here is a nice introduction to the Wonderful World of Honey.

Pollination Services

Are you a commercial fruit or vegetable grower? We have members who have registered businesses and contract their hives for pollination services. If you would like some more information about this, send an email to