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Field Day

Upcoming Events 2017


GAA Events

For more information please contact:
Bill Ringin  5633 1326   Or  0498 594 897  

Gippsland Beekeepers Facebook

Quarterly Newsletter

Includes pages for Beginner Beekeepers, Flow Hive Beekeepers as well as information for beekeepers particularly for the Gippsland area.


Central Gippsland Sale


Phone Neil on 0429 888 706 to see whats coming up.

Assembling frames and bee boxes in August


West Gippsland Community Group

West Gippsland Facebook Page

4th Wednesday of each month at 7pm located at the YFC Rooms 22 Normanby Street Warragul go to the West Gippsland Beekeepers Facebook Page for more details.


South Gippsland Beekeepers

Bronwyn Barton
56 551 936

South Gippsland Beekeepers Facebook

2nd Thursday of each month  starting at 7.30pm at  St Peters Anglican Church Hall, Cnr McCartin & Bruce St's, Leongatha. The meeting is followed by supper with tea, coffee and nibblies.

Next meeting Thursday April 13th 2017. Looking at Beekeeping tools and gadgets. Questions and Answers.

South Gippsland Website



East Gippsland Bee Care Group

Contact Penny Gray


Sunday 16th July is our next gathering at the Orbost Community Garden from 1:30-3:30.

Topic: Cleaning and maintaining your hives and equipment. How to light a smoker, keep it going while working your bees (I’m definitely not good at this) and be bushfire aware. Sterilisation of hives and equipment and whatever else we get to.

Field Day Sunday 22nd October

from 10-3 at the Bruthen Recreation Reserve. We have 2 guest speakers: Mitch from Woolenook Nursery will give a presentation on native pollinators (in particular the over 20 species he has in his native garden) and Dr Shona Blair from the University of Technology Sydney will present on some of her findings in to honey as a healer. Her presentation  is titled “Honey-could it be a sweet solution for superbugs?” Shona is reputed to be a fantastic presenter and we are lucky to have her join us.

penny.gray@fevl.org.au 5154 2843 OR 0429 142 225

Our group meets on the 3rd Sunday of the month  from 1:30-3:30. These meetings generally occur at the Snowy Growers Community Garden Lawson’s Lane. (Unless otherwise notified.)