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


Excursions TBC

Field days TBC 

Group hive inspections TBC

If you wish to join the club please contact Coonara Community House 97587081 or email This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it.

Please note that having completed a beginners beekeeping course is a prerequisite for joining the club.