The Colony Concept

Star 4.9 (5 Google reviews)
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Monday - Sunday: 10:00 AM until 4:00 PM

The Colony Concept

Through the orange gates, meandering down the long driveway, you will find bus parking, disabled parking and room for the family car!
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Set against the spectacular backdrop of Metricup farmland, The Colony Concept a is a specialty Honey and Mead retailer located only 10 minutes from the heart of Margaret River. In store, you will find mead, beer, wine & honey all available for tasting!
Situated in the beautiful countryside of the South West WA region and nestled in the forests against a lake, the focus at The Colony Concept Honeybee Farm is sustainability, and supporting local producers with a "Petal to Pot" and "Paddock to Plate" concept.

The Colony Concept cellar door offers free tastings of over 10 local honey varieties from Southern Forests Honey and of Honey Wine (mead) produced in conjunction with Margaret River Winemakers. There are 5 varieties of Mead and Honey wine all available for tasting - not all of which are sweet!

The retail store covers all of your honey needs with raw, locally produced and sourced honey varieties from creamed honey to medicinal Jarrah and Manuka, all available in multiple sizes and packaging.

Exclusive "Heart of The Hive" natural beauty products can also be found, made with beeswax, native lemon myrtle and essential native oils. The range includes body balms, hair products, soaps and Nannup Tiger Balm - all paraben and SLS free and only available in-store. 

The store  also sells beekeeping tools, suits and hive inserts and during the year they offer a 'Bee Experience', with workshops in beekeeping and sustainable practice that can be booked in advance. Learn safe, ethical and sustainable ways to keep bees at home!

So why not head on in, say hi, taste the southwest and relax!

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The Colony Concept

62 Harman's Mill Road, Metricup WA 6280

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Star 4.9 (5 Google reviews)
Jonathan Quay 08 September 2021

Such an interesting place that sells a huge variety of produce based on honey. The staff are lovely and helpful in explaining all the different products and it really is worth going in person just so you can see (and sample) their ample range of product. If you do happen to be passing by then swing ...

Julie Rankin 10 November 2021

We were on our way to somewhere else and thought we would call in and have a look. I didn’t know you could make so many things from bee stuff. There was soap, candles, savoury honey condiments, mead and wine and the most known honey. In another room was all things bee, from there lifecycle to seei...

Dale Friis 21 July 2021

So glad we decided to turn in and visit this beautiful place. The staff were very friendly and informative about their products. Will definitely be looking at their online shop.

Veronica Medina 07 June 2021

So cute this place! Great to take the kiddos to show the process! Plus the customer service was perfect, so kind the Spain lady. ♥️