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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How to use this list

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

(021) 233-1629 – Jason – Also cover West Auckland
(02) 162-0716 – Bryan – Happy to come to any area in Auckland
(027) 527-3001 – Gabi – I live in Mt. Wellington/Ellerslie area, any suburb close by I am happy to come and collect a swarm. You can reach me via text before 3 pm and after via phone and text.
(0) 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) 146-5289 – Noel
(0210) 244-3668 – Kelly – Can also collect from West Auckland and other areas
(027) 488-9110 – Chris – Based in Lynfield, but will travel to all areas of Auckland for swarms
(021) 299-4850 – Larry/Robert – OR 021 02233813 – Happy to pick up swarms anywhere in Auckland :-). Give us a call

Auckland – East

(021) 266-8577 – Peter
(027) 220-3166 – George – Can also do surrounding areas – 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
(027) 221-2849 – Ian – Can collect North Shore, central Auckland areas
(021) 276-2388 – Martin – Swarms anywhere from Devonport to Wellsford 7 days
(027) 306-5922 – Stephan – From Auckland North Shore to Warkworth. Please text or call anytime. Immediate collection.

Auckland – South

(022) 099-1759 – Ian
(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) 494-8352 – Jim
(027) 271-3355 – Ross
(027) 497-2638 – Adrian

Auckland – West

(021) 115-3201 – Rowan – Sporadic car access
(021) 266-6371 – Katerina – can also pick up swarms from Auckland north
(021) 251-4362 – Loren – Would be delighted to come and regime your swarm. Will remove for free. Call anytime. Know your swarm is going to a happy home
(02) 193-5435 – Angus
(02) 172-0708 – Mark – West Auckland Including New Lynn, Avondale, & Blockhouse Bay
(027) 292-2509 – Debi – Prefer low hanging swarm as not good on a ladder
(02) 144-3381 – Dave – I am very keen to pick up a few swarms and can do so any time of the day
(02) 163-6551 – Darryn – I can collect swarms massey, Whenuapai, kumeu, Greenhithe, Swanson, waitakere,
(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
(0210) 807-0784 – Peter
(02) 145-5180 – Marc

Bay of Plenty

(027) 573-9117 – Keith – Te Puke / Tauranga / Kawerau /Whakatane and all other surrond areas
(027) 213-0785 – David – Tauranga South and Lower Kaimai areas.
(07) 549-0937 – Barry – Katikati- Waihi- area
(02) 146-4855 – Kathy – Te Puke rural
(027) 499-8932 – Ian – Whakatane Ohope Opotiki
(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.
(027) 368-6244 – Mike – Will get a swarm out of the way for you

Canterbury

(03) 261-9150 – Neville – Around Rolleston
(027) 420-0460 – Robyn – Prefer swarms in the Selwyn District
(03) 312-8042 – Des – Christchurch – Rangiora area preferred
(029) 982-7180 – Hayley – Please call me anytime if you see a swarm
(0210) 249-7301 – 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 – Also Try 06 8446087, Based in Napier but can pick up in Hastings too
(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
(021) 228-4133 – Paul – Manawatu Beekeepers Club Club swarm list, administered by Paul Jenkin
(022) 105-2316 – Trevor – Will collect anywhere in Manawatu
(027) 242-5552 – Norm – Wanganui, Rangitikei etc ok

Marlborough

(021) 132-1556 – Don – blenheim picton seddon renwick , ring or txt anytime 🙂
(0204) 024-5294 – 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
(0210) 277-2306 – 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

Otago

(027) 502-7838 – Mark – I can pickup swarms in Dunedin Portchalmers, Mosgiel, and the Peninsula area
(027) 544-5281 – Matthias
(021) 078-6747 – Ben – I can collect in the Hawea region
(027) 857-7051 – Tracy – Oamaru

Southland

(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) 843-4596 – Sue – Hamilton, Rukuhia
(021) 206-9570 – Brad – Hamilton
(027) 441-1880 – Anita – I can collect anywhere in the Hamilton/Cambridge area or nearby
(027) 697-0374 – Phil – All of Hamilton, any time, any day
(0204) 119-7457 – Doug – Same day response – Hamilton, Waipa, Raglan
(027) 477-2777 – Henry – Taupo Happy for you to text or ring any time
(07) 871-5742 – Malcolm – Based in Te Awamutu

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.

West Coast

(027) 781-9371 – Shaun – Greymouth based will travel

Page last updated on Friday, 4 May 2018

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