Sharing information & ideas for interested beekeepers in Southern Tasmania.

Southern Tasmanian Beekeepers Association Inc.

The Southern Tasmanian Beekeepers Association Incorporated is a forum for back-yard and commercial beekeepers alike in Southern Tasmania. Membership conveys great benefits through sharing ideas and information. We also conduct a range of activities for the benefit of southern beekeepers.  You can also find us on Facebook here Southern Tasmanian Beekeepers

Next meeting

 

THE NEXT  MEETING WILL BE HELD ON MONDAY 27th SEPTEMBER AT THE CLAREMONT HALL, 41 MAIN ROAD, CLAREMONT AT 6.30PM

It will consist of Q&A, technical sessions on splitting hives, queen rearing and swarm control.

ALL WELCOME

Members are reminded that business meetings will be held every second month during 2021 alternating with more practical sessions, Q&A, seasonal jobs to do and guest speakers at intervening meetings.

                            

 

                                                                              STBA Annual Dinner 2021

                                                                 Wednesday 22nd September 6.30 for 7pm

                                                                    Riverfront Motel and Villas Restaurant

                                                                             11 Strathaven Drive, Rosetta

               Please reply to jenny.newton53@outlook.com before Monday 20th September with your name(s) and any dietary requirements. 

               Payments to be made on the night.

 

 

Register to collect Honey Samples for the Australian Honey Library project

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Junior Beekeeping

A Tasmanian Junior Beekeeping Group was established in 2017.  It didn’t take long for it to start thriving, thanks to energetic volunteers – they have even harvested honey from their hives.   The group generally meets near Richmond, and welcomes 7 to 17 year olds who are curious about the delights of bees and beekeeping.… Continue Reading