Varroa Mite Detection

Varroa mites were detected in an Asian honey beehive at the port of Townsville. Officers are currently focusing their efforts on surveillance around the site of detection. While no further Asian honey bee hives have ben fund restriction are in place for the movement of bees, bee hives, bee equipment and bee products. For further information on Varroa mite, please click here. For information on the control order in place, click here.

Contact: Justin Crosby

Phone: 1300 794 000

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