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
- Home Sweet Home competition
- Celebrating Australia’s bee industry this World Bee Day
- Beekeeper Award state finalists have unique visions for Australia’s $14.2 billion honey bee industry
- Scholarship to attend 4th Australian Bee Congress 2022
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