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January 2019

Beekeeping for Beginners – 2 Day Course 12th & 19th January

January 12 @ 8:30 am - 4:30 pm
Jerrabomberra Wetlands Apiary, 2 Dairy Road Fyshwick
Canberra, 2609 Australia
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$220 – $245

Beekeeping for Beginners   Course Duration: Two full days (8.30 am – 4.30 pm) over two consecutive Saturdays with each day involving two practical sessions at the Association's apiary. Venue: Jerrabomberra Wetlands (JW) Classroom and…

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Blue-banded Bee SIG Home Building Workshop  

January 12 @ 12:00 pm - 5:00 pm
Free

Saturday 12 January 2018 - 12-5 (free club activity)  Jerrabomberra Wetlands Apiary Come along to the inaugural Blue-banded Bee Home Construction Workshop on Saturday 12 January 2019! Remember there is nothing like a home away from home. Please bring…

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Honey Extraction Workshop 

January 20 @ 1:00 pm - 5:00 pm
Jerrabomberra Wetlands Apiary, 2 Dairy Road Fyshwick
Canberra, 2609 Australia
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$10

Sunday 20 January 1-5 ($10 per person) Jerrabomberra Wetlands Apiary The apiary team will be running a mini honey extraction workshop 1-5 pm on Sunday 20 January 2019 demonstrating two techniques for extracting honey and demonstrating…

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February 2019

Natural Beekeeping -2 Day Course

February 16 @ 10:00 am - February 17 @ 4:00 pm
Jerrabomberra Wetlands Apiary, 2 Dairy Road Fyshwick
Canberra, 2609 Australia
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$250

Course Outline Natural beekeeping is a philosophy that places a strong emphasis on understanding the biology and ecology of natural hives, and then adapting management approaches that mimic these processes as closely as possible.  While…

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March 2019

Living With Varroa Masterclass

March 8 @ 1:00 pm - 5:00 pm

How to inspect your hives for varroa mites and how to live with varroa The Canberra Region Beekeepers invite you to our first “Living with Varroa” masterclass with guest speaker Mark Page, Bee Biosecurity Officer…

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Canberra Region Beekeepers Field Day

March 9 @ 10:00 am - 4:00 pm
Jerrabomberra Wetlands Apiary, 2 Dairy Road Fyshwick
Canberra, 2609 Australia
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Free

Come along to our major field day event for 2019.  The day includes demonstrations of beekeeping (both native and honeybees) as well as honey sales and beekeeping gear vendors.  We will even have locally produced honey mead to drink (to…

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Native Bee Workshop – FULL

March 30 @ 2:00 pm - 5:00 pm

An information-sharing afternoon in my garden to discuss Australian native bees, both social bees and solitary bees - what they look like, where they live, how to identify them, and how to encourage them to…

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April 2019

April Meeting – Guest Speaker Greg Dojchinov

April 18 @ 7:30 pm - 8:30 pm
Yarralumla Primary School Hall, Loftus street
Yarralumla, Australian Capital Territory 2600 Australia
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Greg is a Research Projects Officer in the Metabolomics Team, Environmental and Industrial Biotechnology Group of CSIRO Land and Water. In CSIRO he worked on stored grain protection, development of novel fumigants, fumigant application in…

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May 2019

Introduction to Beekeeping Course – 1/2 Day Course – CANCELLED

May 4 @ 8:30 am - 12:30 pm
Jerrabomberra Wetlands Apiary, 2 Dairy Road Fyshwick
Canberra, 2609 Australia
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Cancelled due to low numbers nominating to attend From May this year the Canberra Region Beekeepers Association (CRBA) is embarking on a series of training courses, firstly during winter, presenting introductory courses to new beekeepers,…

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May Meeting – Guest Speaker Dr Alexander N. Schmidt-Lebuhn

May 15 @ 7:30 pm - 9:00 pm
Yowani Country Club, 455 Northbourne Avenue
LYNEHAM, ACT 2602
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Monthly meeting of the Association. Agenda:  Welcome  Beginners' Corner  Things to do in the Apiary - Preparing for Winter  Guest Speaker Dr Alexander N. Schmidt-Lebuhn  Supper and networking Bee and hummingbird pollination in Bolivian Justicia…

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