Further Information and Important Reading


  • BeeAware: A hub of information for beekeepers and growers about honey bee biosecurity and the pollination of agricultural and horticultural crops.
  • Australian Honey Bee Industry Council (AHBIC): The national representative body for the honey bee industry.
  • Plant Healt​h Australia (PHA): Oversee government-industry partnerships to promote positive outcomes for plant biosecurity in Australia. PHA's website provides access to biosecurity plans, manuals and resources.
  • Biosecurity Online Training​: PHA's online training course.
  • BeeC​onnected:​ Nation-wide, user-driven smart phone app that enables collaboration between farmers, beekeepers and spray contractors to facilitate best-practice pollinator protection.
  • Antimicrobial Resistance: Australia’s National Antimicrobial Resistance Strategy.​
  • AgriFutures: One of 15 Research and Development Corporations (RDCs) that service the Research, Development and Extension (RD&E) needs of Australian rural industries. They represent the research needs for 13 rural industries, including honey bees and pollination.


Relevant Legislation


Senior Biosecurity Officer (Apiary Biosecurity)

Julie Lupia
Biosecurity Operations Branch,
Biosecurity Tasmania,
13 St. Johns Avenue,
New Town, TAS, 7008.
Mobile: 0467 805 968