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101 - Introduction to Responsible Beekeeping - Saturday 30th March 2019

  • 30 Mar 2019
  • 8:00 AM - 3:30 PM
  • DAFWA, 3 Baron-Hay Court, Kensington
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Learn all the

Basics of Responsible Beekeeping

Saturday 30 March 2019
8:00 a.m. - 3:30 p.m.
Cost is $169 per head

Note: you need to be a current member to access this course - you can join online now and then register for the course.

Topics covered during the course include... 

  • OHS
  • Biosecurity and bee diseases
  • Beekeeping equipment
  • Assembling and maintaining hives
  • Buying bees and bee equipment
  • Selecting bee site
  • Opening and inspection of hives
  • Seasonal management of hives
  • Removing frames and extracting honey

You’ll also do some hands-on inspecting of a hive and learn how best to light your smoker. 


Boots, washed or new bee suits for the practical part of the course.*.  Gloves will be provided

Light lunch and refreshments will be provided 

Course notes and additional useful information, as well as a WAAS Certificate of Completion

Spaces are limited! 

Register Here using your Visa or MasterCard, by EFT/cheque/cash before the Course.

Registrations will be processed strictly 

in order of payment. 

* If you don't yet have  protective gear, please let us know and we can provide some for you on the day. 

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