Insect Study Centre


Personalised Bird Boxes  water-based paint  Screwed Construction  From a sustainable source  FSC certified wood

This new insect study centre has the following interactive features from the top down.

  • COSY HAY LOFT – A chalet-style insect shelter and refuge from predators.
  • BUG ZONE – Specially prepared bamboo nesting tubes for solitary bees and other over-wintering insects, including Ladybirds and Lacewings.
  • OVER WINTERING ZONE – The second storey has open side access and an overwintering chamber ready to fill with bark, straw or leaves.
  • INTERACTIVE BEE TRAYS – Slotted wooden interactive nesting trays for Mason bees, Leafcutter Bees and other insects.


Site facing south to the southeast in a sheltered area 1.0 – 2.0 metres high.


Made from FSC certified timber. To maintain the green finish, you may apply water-based green paint annually.

You may purchase replacement wooden tubes and paper beelining tubes for advanced bee management.


Dimensions: 800 x 290 x 265 mm

Weight: 8.14kg

Materials: FSC timber

Colour: Natural wood and green

Special Features: Multi-layer, multi-species habitat