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Annual Field Day 7th Nov 2021

Annual Field Day  7th November 2021

see attached flier FieldDay2021 Bee News notice

Hosted by Roger and Robyn Walker,  1 Wootten Drive, Bonnet Hill    9.30 am – 3pm

Roger has requested that any passengers or bee gear should be dropped off at the top of the drive before parking your car at the bottom of the drive on the left or the right. Please do not bring your dogs. BEE SUITS SHOULD BE WORN.

9.30 President’s welcome

            followed by hands on activities including – Opening hives, Frame making, Extracting honey, Queen rearing with grafting demonstration, splitting hives and bee disease surveillance. (Please bring your bee suit), Mead demonstration

Displays of various equipment and trade stalls such as Hollander Imports, Heritage Honey, Tassie Bee Boxes, a horticulturalist, Biosecurity, and more

12.00  Guest appearance : “The Old Pretenders”

            Lunch – sausages, hamburgers and drinks available at a small cost

Auction of donated items such as bee gear, books, trees, wax foundation etc

Drawing of raffle

2.00    Continuation of activities and displays

ALL WELCOME TO JOIN US

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