Due to unprecedented demand, we are temporarily unable to accept new product orders - but you can still become a member. Whilst we have good supply of products, our priority is to reduce the extensive delays on existing orders. When we re-open our online shop it will be to members only. Please stay safe, and keep checking back here as we will be back up to full service as soon as possible.  See the home page for further COVID-19 information and updates.

Due to unprecedented demand, we are temporarily unable to accept new product orders - but you can still become a member. Whilst we have good supply of products, our priority is to reduce the extensive delays on existing orders. When we re-open our online shop it will be to members only. Please stay safe, and keep checking back here as we will be back up to full service as soon as possible.  See the home page for further COVID-19 information and updates.

Beekeeping for Beginners

BEEKEEPING FOR BEGINNERS

18 July 2020 1:00 PM - 4:00 PM
Member $69.00
Non-Member $89.00
ST ERTH: Have you thought about starting out in Beekeeping but wondered where to start? Worried that it's too hard or that you don't know the first thing about keeping bees? Bees are essential for pollinating many of our food crops. Dan has been intrigued by bees since he was 10yrs old and will share his experience and knowledge about the many benefits bees provide to both our backyards and the environment.In this workshop Dan will cover the basics of beekeeping and bee husbandry along with a hands on session teaching the amazing process of extracting your own fresh honey straight from the bee hive.
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EVENTS: GWKES7
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Learn

  • Want to start a beehive? Get your questions answered
  • Learn the fundamentals of bees and their nature and their benefits to maintaining a hive at home  
  • Understand the equipment required and where to source it
  • Learn the fundamentals of starting a hive as a beginning beekeeper
  • Learn how to care for a beehive whether you are in a urban, suburban or rural garden.

Dan the Bee Man has turned his hobby of beekeeping into an educational business to share the joy of beekeeping and fresh honey to people all over Australia, whilst also promoting the idea of suburban beekeeping and bringing necessary bees back into the city.

Join us in the St Erth Fork to Fork Café beforehand for a leisurely lunch or morning tea. With a seasonal menu and inspirational garden surround, bookings are strongly recommended- please phone ahead on (03) 03 5368 6520. Even make it an overnight stay with exclusive Garden Bed Glamping [link to www.gardenbedsglamping.com.au ?]

Location - Cloudehill

89 Olinda-Monbulk Road, Olinda, VIC, 3788.

BEEKEEPING FOR BEGINNERS

18 July 2020 1:00 PM - 4:00 PM
Member $69.00
Non-Member $89.00
ST ERTH: Have you thought about starting out in Beekeeping but wondered where to start? Worried that it's too hard or that you don't know the first thing about keeping bees? Bees are essential for pollinating many of our food crops. Dan has been intrigued by bees since he was 10yrs old and will share his experience and knowledge about the many benefits bees provide to both our backyards and the environment.In this workshop Dan will cover the basics of beekeeping and bee husbandry along with a hands on session teaching the amazing process of extracting your own fresh honey straight from the bee hive.
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EVENTS: GWKES7
A cancellation policy applies to all our events, see more details here
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