The Coonara Beekeeping club is currently meeting at The Basin Senior Citizens Hall (Cnr Forest Rd and Mountain Hwy, The Basin).
Meetings every 2nd Wed of the month 7-8.30pm except January and July
Mead / gin / HONEY COMP - 9/3/22
Wintering down, feeding ie fondant, syrup, patties, pollen, liquid feed supplement - 13/4/22
Different types of hives ie flow, hex, horizontal, warre, top bar - 11/5/22
Native bees, pollination, kit prendagast, books, scott - 8/6/22
No meeting in July
Splitting, combing, swarming, location and setup - 10/8/22
Biosecurity, disease, sugar shake, record keeping methods ie apps, sting record keeping - 14/9/22
Making things ie frame jigs, frames. Also making things with honey ie Wraps, cooking - 12/10/22
Permaculture - 9/11/22
CHRISTMAS GET TOGETHER DEC - 14/12/22 TBC
Field days TBC
Group hive inspections TBC
Please note that having completed a beginners beekeeping course is a prerequisite for joining the club.