Night Meeting - 11 May 2017
Dr. Emily Remnant presentation
- supper kindly provided by Margaret and Clem
- beekeepers shop will be open from 6.30pm
- members + guests welcomed
FIELD DAY: 10AM SUNDAY 28 MAY 2017
AGENDA: PREPARING YOUR COLONIES FOR WINTER
As winter fast approaches, you should have done your final extractions for the season and packing down your hives for the cold days and nights ahead. This month we will be demonstrating in more detail the things you need to do to ensure your bees survive the winter season ahead.
RECENT POSTS AT OUR WEBSITE
Our website now includes a blog where all the latest news and regular posts and info are posted. You can visit our blog by clicking the icon above. Some of our recent posts are included below
OPEN DAY REPORT from Penny
Illawarra Beekeepers Open Day combined with the Heritage Festival this year, the vintage bus ride was a fun way to get around Sutherland and take part in the other exhibits READ MORE CLICK ICON ABOVE
Recently, major upgrades were carried out to power in our facility and the surrounding area including Waratah Park. During this time, we were without electricity whilst the work was carried out. A letter of thanks has been sent from our Club Secretary, Geoff Henning to Sutherland Shire Council for assisting us during this period. Read more by clicking the icon above.
We have places available for our upcoming Beekeeping for Beginners Courses. To find out more, click the icon above.
The beekeepers shop is now again open each Thursday morning from 9AM to 12PM, at our monthly Thursday night meetings and Sunday field days approx. 30 minutes before the meetings commence.
We need your help. Volunteers are needed for gardening duties 9am to 11am Thursdays and for our upcoming Open Day on 17 April 2017. So if you can help, contact Penny or email us by clicking the icon above.