Welcome to AHBIC
The Australian Honey Bee Industry Council (AHBIC) is the national representative body for the honey bee industry.
AHBIC works to protect the long-term economic viability, security and prosperity of the sector and to promote the important links between the honey bee, beekeeping and healthy Australians.
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News & Events
- Introducing Bianca Giggins Varroa Coordinator for AHBIC
- South Australian beekeeper’s paddock to plate vision earns inaugural Australian Beekeeper Award
- Home Sweet Home competition
- Celebrating Australia’s bee industry this World Bee Day
Did you know?
28,000 recreational beekeepers
1,800 commercial beekeepers
669K bee hives in Australia
20k tonnes average honey production per year (levied hives only)
65% of horticultural and agricultural crops require honey bees for pollination