Attracting Bees

Story Title: Attracting Bees
Episode: Two
TX Date: 03rd September 2011
Presenter: Chloe Thomson

Chloe shows you some handy tips on creating and maintaining a welcoming garden this season.

Tips and Facts

  • Over 1,500 species of native bees grace the gardens and bushland of Australia.
  • Australia's magnificent native bees make a fascinating study for the garden enthusiast and can also provide a valuable pollination service for the home veggie garden.
  • The best-known native bees in Australia are the stingless social bees.

Have you got your own way of attracting bees to your garden, tell us about it at