Western Australian Apiarists' Society

Some WAAS events - training courses, bee buddy gatherings - are for members only. Are you a paid up Member?

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Upcoming events

    • 28 Aug 2019
    • 6:30 PM - 10:00 PM
    • Ken Jackman Hall 1 South, Darius Wells Library & Resource Centre, Cnr Chisham Ave & Robbos Way, Kwinana
    Register

    Rockingham, Kwinana & Surrounds

    Bee Buddy Social Evening 

    Wednesday, 28 August 2019
    6:30 p.m. onwards

    Western Australian Apiarists’ Society (Inc) 1953

    If you live in Rockingham, Kwinana or Surrounds,

    Join us for a
    Casual Social Evening
    at the 

    Ken Jackman Hall 1 South

    Darius Wells Library & Resource Centre
    Cnr. Chisham Ave & Robbos Way,
    Kwinana Town Centre



    Get to know some of your fellow members of WAAS 
    who live in your area


    Look for our WAAS Table Banner on the night.



    Enjoy getting to know others
    who share your passion for beekeeping!



    Look forward to seeing you there!!!

    **Everyone pays for their own drinks and food**

    Facilitator: Soren Houlberg  or 0432 265 922


      • 29 Aug 2019
      • 6:30 PM - 10:00 PM
      • Kalamunda Hotel, 43 Railway Road, Kalamunda 6076
      • 15
      Register

      New Venue!! Hills & Surrounds

      Bee Buddy Social Evening 

      Thursday, 29 August 2019

      6:30 p.m. onwards
      Western Australian Apiarists’ Society (Inc) 1953

      If you live in the Perth Hills or Surrounds,

      Join us for a
      Casual Social Evening
      at 

      Kalamunda Hotel

      43 Railway Road, Kalamunda 6076

      (Meet Christine and Theo in  the downstairs bar) 

      Get to know some of your fellow members of WAAS 
      who live in the Hills and Surrounds.


      Look for our WAAS Table Banner on the night.



      Come along for a drink or have some dinner
       and enjoy getting to know others
      who share your passion for beekeeping!

      To give an indication of how many we can expect,
      please register for this event.



      Facilitator:

      Christine Bazen

      Any Queries? Contact 

      Edda Emery

      edda@bigpond.net.au

      Look forward to seeing you there!!!



      **This is a Free Event **

      **Everyone pays for their own drinks and food**






        • 05 Sep 2019
        • 6:30 PM - 9:00 PM
        • South Perth Community Hall, Cnr South Tce and Sandgate Street, South Perth

         Monthly Meeting 

        of WA Apiarists' Society

        in Perth


        Thursday, 5 September 2019

        6:30 p.m. - around 9:00 p.m.

        Western Australian Apiarists’ Society (Inc) 1953

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        6:30 p.m. - 7:15 p.m. 

        Beginners' Corner

        &

        Stan Taylor's 

        Advanced Beekeepers' 

        Round Table Discussion

        Please note that numbers for Stan's discussion are strictly limited to 50 people

        __________________________________

        Refreshments and Networking

        __________________________________

        Main Meeting
        &
        Guest Speaker

        7:30 p.m. - 9:00 p.m.

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        There is a $3 entry fee

        Members and non-members 

        are welcome to attend all of our meetings


          • 11 Sep 2019
          • 6:30 PM - 10:00 PM
          • The Red Roof Bar & Grill/Chequers Hotel
          Register


          Bullsbrook & Surrounds

          Bee Buddy Social Evening 

          Wednesday, 11 September,  2019

          6:30 p.m. onwards
          Western Australian Apiarists’ Society (Inc) 1953

          If you live in the Bullsbrook or Surrounding areas,

          Join us for a
          Casual Social Evening
          at the 

          Red Roof Bar & Grill/Chequers Hotel

          2543 Great Northern Highway,  Bullsbrook



          Get to know some of your fellow members of WAAS 
          who live in the Bullsbrook and surrounding areas

          Look for the WAAS Table Marker, or ask at the bar.  Hopefully we will have the big function room with space for us to move around the table more.


          Come along for a drink or have some dinner
           and enjoy getting to know others
          who share your passion for beekeeping!

          To give an indication of how many we can expect,
          please register for this event.



          Facilitator

          Any Queries? Contact 

          William Walliace

          williamwww@aol.com

          0458337592

          Look forward to seeing you there!!!


          **This is a Free Event **

          **Everyone pays for their own drinks and food**


            • 12 Sep 2019
            • 6:00 PM - 8:00 PM
            • Agriculture Classroom, Margaret River Senior High School, entrance off Boodjidup Road

             Monthly Meeting

            of WA Apiarists' Society

            Margaret River Region Chapter


            Thursday, 12 September 2019

            6:00 pm - 8:00 pm

            Main  Meeting

            _____________________________

            There is a $5 entry fee

            Refreshments provided

            Please bring your own cup




              • 15 Sep 2019
              • 7:50 AM - 3:00 PM
              • DAFWA, 3 Baron-Hay Court, Kensington
              • 0
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              Learn all the

              Basics of Responsible Beekeeping


              Sunday, 15th September, 2019
              7:50 a.m. - 3:00 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

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

              Bring: 

              Boots and clean or new bee suits for the practical part of the course.* 

              Light lunch and refreshments will be provided 

              A copy of 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 at a fee of $10.00 payable on the day. 

                • 18 Sep 2019
                • 6:30 PM - 9:00 PM
                • DOWER, 35 McCombe Road, Davenport WA 6230

                Monthly Meeting  

                of

                WAAS Greater Bunbury Region Chapter


                Wednesday, 18 September 2019

                6:30 p.m. - 8:30 p.m.

                Department of Water and Environmental Regulation

                 35 McCombe Rd, Davenport


                Speaker tbc

                ***

                Q & A discussion


                R.S.V.P.  Chapter Facilitator Debbie Teale

                0419959181 or bunbury@waas.org.au

                Beekeepers of all ages and levels welcome!

                Cost : Gold Coin donation (tea/coffee/cookies)

                Please bring your own cup



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