Category Archives: Beekeeping

Cop vs Beekeeper

This is actually a true story. I had been collecting swarms for the council for two years now. The battered old Ford was replaced by a four wheel drive Nissan Patrol wagon with custom lighting to the sides and rear … Continue reading

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The Ford’s floating floor

I went to the council offices to pay an instalment off our rates and while I was there I asked if there were any special council regulations about keeping bees. They said no because we were a rural property and … Continue reading

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Fake crocodiles in Victoria

On the farm we had four dams. Three were for farm water during summer and the fourth was all landscaped with picnic tables and an island in the middle, with a pergola covered in beautiful wisteria and planted with a … Continue reading

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Charades in Thomastown

I worked at a car assembly plant in the 1990s. It was a good job at the start then the recession hit and they cut back on the work force. The reduced number of workers were harassed and conned into … Continue reading

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