World Bee Day

World Bee Day has been officially recognised by the United Nations (UN), in a resolution to focus our attention on the importance of preserving honey bees and other pollinators and recognise the importance of bees for […]


Most Successful Exhibitor Mr Simon Cooke David Banks Memorial Award for the Most Outstanding Honey Exhibit Mr John Grubb for a frame of honey Class 600 – One 500g glass jar, produced from Eucalypt 1st […]

Biosecurity update

Alert – American Foulbrood

American foulbrood (AFB) has recently been detected in hives within your local government area (LGA) or an adjoining LGA. As AFB is easily spread by robbing (bees removing honey from an infected and weak hive and […]


Honey Extraction Day

On 13th January 2018 The Association held its first ever member focused honey extraction day. With two sold out sessions we eventually opened up our waiting list and saw around 70 beekeepers from newbie to […]



Welcome to the Homepage for the Beekeepers Association of the ACT (& Surrounds) where you will find a friendly group of beekeepers from most age groups and all levels of experience. If you would like […]