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ACT for Bees @ Beekeepers ACT Field Day
March 17 @ 10:00 am - 3:00 pm
ACT for Bees will have children’s activities with a bee focus. Come and have a chat to us about bee friendly garden planting ideas and ways to become part of a growing movement of bee friendly schools and businesses.
The Beekeepers Association of the ACT is are hosting an exciting and fun-filled field day at Jerrabomberra Wetlands training apiary and would like Canberra to come along and help celebrate. This is our major field day for the year, and is free to everyone. Last year we had over 500 people attending
There will be:
• A huge variety of stalls and activities for the whole family including ‘hands on’ demonstrations of beehive management, as well as specialist suppliers of beekeeping equipment.
• Demonstrations of honey harvesting techniques, and a chance to try some of the regions unique honey varieties.
• A selection of food and drink from around Canberra, showcasing the growing local food movement
• Bee-friendly plants for sale to turn your garden into its own pollinator paradise.