Drakensberg Honey Bee

About Us

The Team Deon’s story  After moving from the city and a salary-driven stressful job , to a small farm in the magnificent Drakensberg area, my yearning to be more a part of nature, prompted me to start keeping honey bees (Apis mellifera). The more I worked with these miraculous creatures, Read more…

Drakensberg Honey Learning

Learning about Propolis

Nature’s Resilient Protector. The beehive is one of the cleanest environments in nature, as it is protected from bacteria and viruses by an extraordinary concoction called propolis –  This mixture of tree resins, beeswax and pollen has lavish amounts of healing antioxidants, and is renowned for softening, healing and restoring problem skin. Read more…

The Propolis Factory

Propolis Health Benefits

Bees & our health In 200 years, man has developed his modern effective drugs, that often carry undesirable side effects. Bees have been around for more than 100 million years perfecting their recipe for keeping disease out of their hives. Masters at disinfection, their chemical weaponry is called PROPOLIS or Read more…

Glass Hive Tours

Displays & Educational Tours!

Learn and observe something from the incredible bees that have been around for more than 100 million years. This show is very popular with children and adults alike. It takes about half an hour, starting with a short informative talk,followed by a tour to observe live bees active in their Read more…