Custodians Dean Gregory & Peter Reader examined the hives.  Weather 25C.  All colonies shook-swarmed six days earlier & fed 1:1 syrup

Colony 1 – National single Brood , 2.5 frames bees on 6 June.  2.5 frames drawn, 1 BIAS.  Queen seen.  No feed added.

Colony 2 – National single Brood, 14 frames bees in two boxes on 6 June.  6 frames drawn, all feed taken, 1 BIAS.  Queen seen.

Colony 3 – National single Brood,  3 frames bees on 6 June.  1 frame drawn, 1 frame eggs .  half feed taken.

Colony 4 – National single Brood.  Colony strength down to 0.5 frame bees, Queen not seen, no brood, no feed taken.

Colony 4A – National single Brood.  Colony strength down to very few bees.  0.5 frame drawn, Queen not seen, no brood, no feed taken.

Colony 5 – National single Brood, 6 frames bees on 6 June.  4 frames bees, 2.5 BIAS.  Queen not seen.

Colony 5A – National single brood.  9 frames bees, 3 BIAS.  Queen not seen.  Strong colony.  All feed taken.

Colony 5B – National single brood.  4 frames bees, 1.5 eggs.  Queen not seen.

Colony 6 – National single brood, 4 frames bees 6 June.  3 frames bees, 1.5 eggs.  Queen not seen.

Colony 8 – Bees absconded.