Frequently Asked Questions

New to beekeeping and not sure where to start?
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For those new to beekeeping, getting set up with a Flow Hive is great way to get started, as our revolutionary honey harvesting technology removes the need for additional harvesting equipment, making this enjoyable hobby much more accessible.

We love welcoming new beekeepers into the Flow Family and have a swarm of resources to assist you in your beekeeping journey.

Join us on Facebook Live

Did you know that Cedar connects in with our Flow Community every week on Facebook Live? Watch him answer new to beekeeping questions here:

Included with the purchase of any of our Flow products is support from our knowledgeable Flow team:

  • Beginner Beekeeping Series

    This great series is free to watch, anytime, at your leisure. Whether you are a newbee or an experienced beekeeper wanting to refresh your skills, our beginner beekeeping series has handy tips and information to get you started on your beekeeping journey with confidence.

  • Regular Q & A 'Facebook Live' events

    Weather permitting, the Flow team host weekly question & answer Facebook-live events. Cedar, Stu and our Flow team will run through practical beekeeping, hive inspections and harvesting tips in the Flow apiary. Jump online and have the opportunity to have your question answered.  

  • Support from our awesome team

    Have Flow-related bee questions? We’re here to help, and operate during Australian business hours, Monday to Friday.

    • Email with our friendly support staff
    • Phone in and kick back for a good old chat with Trace
    • Live chat to get fast answers to your buzzing questions

  • Frequently Asked Questions

    Official Flow answers to frequently asked questions.

  • Community Forum

    Who better to answer your beekeeping question than another beekeeper, or twenty! Ask general questions regarding beekeeping, and have them answered by the Flow community. Or read through different topics to find your answer.

Still curious? Read more on getting started beekeeping here.


If you're getting set up for the first time, it's important to have some safety gear. Our Flow Bundles are perfect for beginners – they come with everything you need to get started beekeeping (aside from the bees!)