October 10, 2022

ACT For Bees Spring Buzzz 2022

With Spring upon us, now is the time to start thinking about planting for pollinators.  The wet winter and the forecast rain through summer means that there’s no […]
May 17, 2022
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The Buzz About World Bee Day Celebrations 2022

We’re buzzing as we’re getting ready for the World Bee Day celebrations and there is lots to do. We’ve got more details about the celebrations below […]
April 12, 2022

Celebrate World Bee Day May 20th on May 21st!

This is our first issue of BUZZ for 2022. The Summer solstice has been and gone and already we’re feeling the chilly winds of autumn. The […]
May 19, 2021

Pollinators Matter! World Bee Day 2021

“Bees are like oxygen:ubiquitous, essential, and, for the most part, unseenbut they lie at the heart of relationshipsthat bind the human and the natural worlds.”  Buzz: […]
February 15, 2021

Summer buzz 2021: The buzz on native bees

Dear ACT for Bees community Well, 2020 was certainly a challenging year on many fronts.  We hope that you are all well and safe at the […]
November 5, 2020

Canberra’s First Sustainable Food Event 17th November 2020

Food in the Capital: Canberra’s First Ever Sustainable Food Event 17th November 2020, 18 May 2021, 16 November 2021 This three day program running over the next 12 months […]
October 28, 2020

Australian Pollinator Week 8th -15th November 2020- Get involved!

Australian Pollinator week is happening 8-15th November and its a great opportunity to get outside and join in the Wild Pollinator Count.The Spring 2020 count runs […]
May 12, 2020

Join the Waggle for World Bee Day 2020

The last six weeks or so have felt like hibernation for some us with the COVID-19 social distancing rules. But the bees and other pollinators have […]
January 29, 2020

Maximising Biodiversity By Supporting Pollinators Event

Dear ACT for Bees community We acknowledge the impact of fires and drought across Australia on widespread communities and the lives lost this Summer. Many native forests […]
October 21, 2019

Hall will be Australia’s 1st Bee Friendly Village!

The ‘Hall Honeys’ are collaborating with ACT for Bees in developing a bee-friendly charter outlining how to make Hall village in the ACT become what they […]
February 11, 2016

Bee Heaven B&B at the National Botanic Gardens Canberra

Just opened today. Plenty of rooms. (Some already taken) Gourmet organic meals all year round. Definitely worth checking it out as there’s lots happening and Dirt Girl […]