Flow Hive Taster-An introduction to keeping bees in your backyard
April 4 @ 10:00 am - 11:30 am AEST$51.64
Are you completely new to the world of bees, and want to learn?
Ever thought about having a beehive in your garden, or are curious about getting your own hive & keeping honey bees in your backyard?
Does a fresh homegrown honey supply sound appealing?
The Flow Hive Taster workshop is a brief presentation delivered in The Farm House, followed by a hands-on experience in the Farm Apiary.
This 90 minute workshop will introduce you to the world of bees & what it takes to have your very own hive in the backyard.
Bee life cycles & behavior
- Where to situate your colony
What’s inside the hive
Pests & Diseases
Parts of a beehive
- How to source bees
Difference between traditional harvesting and harvesting with the Flow Hive
Get yourself suited up in the supplied protective gear and enjoy a close-up experience as we open and inspect a working honey bee colony, take part in a Flow honey harvest, and enjoy a taste of some fresh honey extracted straight from the hive.
Guaranteed to leave you buzzing!
Please note: this is a beginner’s workshop, and isn’t suitable for established beekeepers.
Children above the age of 6 are welcome to attend however we are unable to offer child or family discounts at this time. When purchasing a ticket, please contact firstname.lastname@example.org with child’s age and approximate height to ensure we provide the right number of children’s protective bee suits.