Bee Swarm Catchers

You have found a Bee Swarm, well you have come to right place. Here is a listing of Beekeepers who are willing to come out and catch Bee Swarms. If you want to know more about Bee Swarms have a look at this PAGE.

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Select the district name below and the page will move to that section or scroll down the page, call a local beekeepers and tell them the details of the Bee Swarm.



Auckland – Central

(027) 490-1267 – Bruce – Saturday to Tuesday incl
(027) 642-1824 – Chris
(021) 233-1629 – Jason – Also cover West Auckland
(02) 162-0716 – Bryan – Happy to come to any area in Auckland
(09) 527-3392 – Gabi – I am passionate about bees and an experienced swarm catcher. I am happy to come and collect a bee swarm in Auckland Central, South and East. Please send me a text if I am not able to take a phone call, I will reply as soon as I can and come to help.
(027) 664-5044 – Dave – Can also collect out West & East Auckland
(09) 372-6586 – Hanne – Waiheke Island
(027) 604-0592 – David – Retired so weekday calls OK
(027) 737-2126 – Gary – I'm in Ellerslie/Mt Wellington feel free to get in touch if your swarm is near!
(021) 024-43668 – Kelly – Can also collect from West Auckland and other areas
(021) 146-5289 – Noel
(027) 250-0383 – Nicola – Your friendly neighborhood Beekeeper, happy to travel around Auckland for swarms
(027) 488-9110 – Chris – Based in Lynfield, but will travel to all areas of Auckland for swarms

Auckland – East

(021) 266-8577 – Peter
(021) 206-6678 – Stephen – Weekends and evenings.
(02) 146-4855 – Kathy – Te Puke rural
(022) 033-4686 – Will
(027) 220-3166 – George – Can also do surrounding areas – South Auckland
(02) 177-5552 – Gavin – East and South Auckland

Auckland – North

(02) 163-2859 – Graham – I live in the Siverdale area. Keen to get more bees I will do my best.
(027) 403-2809 – Nas – Dairy Flat
(027) 277-7363 – Jacqui – Experienced swarm catcher – available during the day
(027) 655-5707 – Andrew
(02) 141-4640 – Paul – Please call me for the Northshore
(021) 276-2388 – Martin – Swarms anywhere from Devonport to Wellsford 7 days
(027) 221-2849 – Ian – Can collect North Shore, central Auckland areas
(027) 306-5922 – Stephan – From Auckland North Shore to Warkworth and Rodney. Please text or call anytime. Same day collection.

Auckland – South

(064) 217-53371 – Tim – West Central East or South Auckland. No charge
(02) 142-7235 – Philip
(027) 494-8352 – Jim
(021) 166-6615 – Rama – From Mt Wellington South, msg me anytime to collect your swarm. Thanks
(02) 151-2312 – Sue
(027) 496-4953 – Jed – Also try 09 2996645, I live in Papakura and work in Ellerslie Happy to cover lower central Auckland to south of Papakura
(027) 271-3355 – Ross
(021) 080-70784 – Peter – Can do multible areas.. Have never seen any swarm last season
(027) 497-2638 – Adrian

Auckland – West

(021) 115-3201 – Rowan – Sporadic car access
(027) 390-9642 – Ngaire
(021) 266-6371 – Katerina – Can also pick up swarms on North Shore
(09) 827-4977 – Jim – Not available Sundays
(02) 193-5435 – Angus
(027) 621-2035 – Dennis
(02) 172-0708 – Mark – West Auckland Including New Lynn, Avondale, & Blockhouse Bay
(02) 144-3381 – Dave – I am very keen to pick up a few swarms and can do so any time of the day
(02) 133-3647 – Jorge
(02) 163-6551 – Darryn – I can collect swarms massey, Whenuapai, kumeu, Greenhithe, Swanson, waitakere,
(02) 132-4338 – Muhammed Imraan – Avondale areas etc
(021) 235-1203 – Miranda
(022) 193-0414 – Wynford – North Auckland – West
(027) 335-7641 – Andrina – Greenhithe, Hobsonville, Riverhead, Swanson, Ranui, Kumeu
(021) 203-3612 – Jessica – Hello, Jessie here. I will rescue bees all over Auckland! Thanks for not exterminating the bees!
(02) 179-8375 – Terry – Can also collect Whenuapai, Kumeu, Helensville, Southhead and surrounding areas
(02) 142-0832 – Glenn – Helensville, Kumeu, Waimauku, Muriwai areas. Experienced swarm catcher, can respond quickly 24/7
(02) 145-5180 – Marc

Bay of Plenty

(07) 322-2241 – Graeme
(022) 511-0958 – Peter – Tauranga
(021) 187-1128 – Sam
(027) 213-0785 – David – Tauranga South and Lower Kaimai areas.
(07) 549-0937 – Barry – Katikati- Waihi- area
(027) 499-8932 – Ian – Whakatane Ohope Opotiki
(027) 573-9117 – Keith – Te Puke / Tauranga / Kawerau /Whakatane and all other surrond areas
(027) 368-6244 – Mike – Will get a swarm out of the way for you
(02) 149-2006 – Chris – or 021 08183113 – Tauranga + 25km. We are also in the BoP Beekeeper Group and help manage the Group's swarm catcher list. So, any swarms we can't get to, we can put to this list containing another 70 beekeepers.
(027) 444-6027 – Diane – Text me and I'll give you a call.

Canterbury

(029) 982-7180 – Hayley – Please call me anytime if you see a swarm
(03) 261-9150 – Neville – Around Rolleston
(064) 338-63366 – Kerry
(027) 420-0460 – Robyn – Prefer swarms in the Selwyn District
(03) 312-8042 – Des – Christchurch – Rangiora area preferred
(021) 024-97301 – David – Anywhere in Christchurch or wider area, prefer Christchurch West
(021) 055-3751 – Yvonne – North Canterbury

Gisborne

Sorry no Beekeepers have registered in that Region, Please Join Below…

Hauraki Plains

(027) 221-7639 – Jill – Thames, Ngatea, Paeroa
(027) 628-8822 – Sarah – Tuakau, Onewhero, Hauraki Plains, Morrinsville, Te Aroha

Hawke’s Bay

(02) 142-8169 – John
(021) 244-4654 – Louis – Based in Napier, but happy to trap swarms in Hastings and north
(027) 364-5956 – Cam – Waipukurau,Waipawa,Dannevirke also provide wasp eradication services
(06) 835-3006 – Val – Also Try 0272 448004, I reside in Napier leave message on answer phone
(021) 031-4981 – Kieran

Manawatu-Whanganui

(021) 296-2346 – Aidan – Will collect bee swarms, also offer Wasp eradication services
(06) 388-1774 – Kylie
(022) 105-2316 – Trevor – Will collect anywhere in Manawatu
(021) 228-4133 – Paul – Manawatu Beekeepers Club Club swarm list, administered by Paul Jenkin
(027) 242-5552 – Norm – Wanganui, Rangitikei etc ok

Marlborough

(021) 132-1556 – Don – blenheim picton seddon renwick , ring or txt anytime 🙂
(020) 402-45294 – Wayne – New to bee-keeping. But happy to assist where I can.

Nelson

(021) 229-2793 – Nathan – Motueka & Nelson region, I am your man to collect swarms humanely & easily
(021) 027-72306 – Andy – Nelson/Richmond and surrounds

Northland

(09) 433-9895 – Hukerenui – Our school urgently need some swarms and would appreciate it if someone can help. We can't catch them ourselves though.
(09) 432-2204 – Brian And Lyn – Maungakaramea area
(09) 408-2532 – Tai Tokerau Honey Ltd – We have beekeepers located in Kaitaia and Moerewa

Otago

(027) 502-7838 – Mark – I can pickup swarms in Dunedin Portchalmers, Mosgiel, and the Peninsula area
(027) 663-4847 – Scott – East Otago Area
(027) 544-5281 – Matthias
(021) 078-6747 – Ben – I can collect in the Hawea region
(027) 310-0008 – Peter – Central Otago area
(027) 857-7051 – Tracy – Oamaru
(02) 194-9669 – Simon – Central Otago, Cromwell and Queenstown
(027) 324-4529 – Chelsea

Southland

(027) 437-5286 – Graham – Invercargill area
(021) 448-0904 – Alanah
(028) 402-4852 – The Bee Man – Swarms bumble bee wasps
(028) 402-4852 – Geoff – Fast prompt protection of swarms, bumblebee's removed and re-homed. Wasp nests destroyed and removed.profesional service 24/7

Taranaki

(027) 405-7800 – Derek – Free bee swarm collection
(027) 347-6157 – Tom – South Taranaki
(027) 323-2976 – Trev
(027) 232-5554 – Maria – North Taranaki

Tasman

Sorry no Beekeepers have registered in that Region, Please Join Below…

Tuakau

(09) 236-8898 – Cade – will collect bees swams Franklyn wide

Waikato

(07) 883-8442 – Trish
(07) 843-4596 – Sue – Hamilton, Rukuhia
(027) 368-8092 – Neil – work till 5.00pm weekends free
(020) 411-97457 – Doug – Same day response – Hamilton, Waipa, Raglan
(027) 697-0374 – Phil – All of Hamilton, any time, any day
(027) 441-1880 – Anita – I can collect anywhere in the Hamilton/Cambridge area or nearby
(02) 170-2581 – Karen – Hamilton region
(027) 291-3701 – Mary
(027) 477-2777 – Henry – Taupo Happy for you to text or ring any time
(07) 871-5742 – Malcolm – Based in Te Awamutu
(021) 206-9570 – Brad – Hamilton

Wellington

(02) 192-6823 – Jim – Please just call
(021) 191-0026 – Jason – Wairarapa only.
(027) 311-8700 – Eva – available to collect swarms most days and times
(02) 143-8762 – Rob – Wairarapa. Also do removals from buildings and wasp nest eradication.
(02) 158-6343 – Graeme – Kapiti based, can collect from Paraparaumu to Levin
(027) 295-5023 – Lawrie – Kapiti Coast…Paekakariki to Waikanae, Can also try 04 9050567.
(027) 244-7650 – Radu – Upper Hutt Area !
(027) 448-6645 – Jonathan – Masterton Carterton area

West Coast

(03) 755-7098 – Ash – I'm based in Hokitika and retired ( so don't hope me to climb high trees etc) 🙂
(027) 781-9371 – Shaun – Greymouth based will travel

Page last updated on Saturday, 4 August 2018

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