Bee Keeping workshops at Mountain Ridge Wines
11 Coolangatta Road, Coolangatta, NSW, 2535, Australia
17th September 2017 to 28th September 2017
Beekeeping workshops at Mountain Ridge Wines Cellar Door and Restaurant start in September! Price for full day course includes morning tea, lunch and afternoon tea. The groups will be a minimum of four people, and a maximum of six people. If you would like to attend a workshop please contact David at Illawarra Bees by sending an email. You will learn: Bee biology; Life cycles, duties in the hive, foraging behaviour, communication methods, hive defence behaviour; How to open and inspect a hive; How to identify pests and diseases and treatment methods; What’s needed to start beekeeping; – How to source bees and create nucleus hives; Hive management through the seasons; Honey extraction and wax recovery methods; How to register to become a beekeeper and your legal responsibilities.