Introduction to beekeeping (2 sessions)

 
When:
February 18, 2023 @ 09:30 – 16:30
2023-02-18T09:30:00+11:00
2023-02-18T16:30:00+11:00
Where:
NewHope Community Centre
3 Springfield Rd
Blackburn North VIC 3130
Australia
Cost:
$225 ($25 per hour)
Contact:
The Beekeepers Club

This all day program is highly interactive and includes a live hive opening on the following Saturday (25th February, 10.30am-12.30pm) as well as other hands-on skill building exercises. The background instruction includes equipment selection and bee biology in addition to details of the Apiary and Biosecurity Codes of Practice. Included in the course fee are a comprehensive handbook and a copy of the textbook The Australian Beekeeping Manual, 2nd Ed. (which retails at $60).