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Sat, Nov 11


Limestone Permaculture

Native Bees workshop

We are pleased to host this exclusive workshop with Steve Maginnity from the “Australian Native Bee Company”. Steve will walk us through essential Native Bee management & practical exercise with advice on naturally beneficial bee environments using native plants & culminating in a tour of the farm.

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Native Bees workshop
Native Bees workshop

Time & Location

Nov 11, 2017, 9:00 AM – 4:00 PM

Limestone Permaculture, 846 The Bucketts Way, Stroud Road NSW 2415, Australia

About the Event

Mingle with the native bees & learn their social life, hive structure, behaviour, habitat & life cycle.

Learn Bee husbandry practices > positioning & setting up a hive.  Understand how the bees are best utilised in agriculture, nature & our society.

Advice on a variety of native trees to grow for your stingless bees.

Be shown the correct way of ‘Splitting’, Sugarbag extraction & other techniques.

See Steve’s latest hive design for easier splitting and extraction. Take in some Sugarbag (Honey) Tasting.

This workshop is Wholefood Farm Fresh catered and includes a tour of Limestone Permaculture Farm.

Note: Tickets can be paid by Paypal or Bank Transfer (displayed as 'offline option' on payment page)

Workshop Cost: $195.00 per person

Session: 9am to 4pm

Location: LIMESTONE FARM > 846 The Bucketts Way, STROUD ROAD. NSW 2415

Inclusions: USB - workshop notes for future reference.

Catering: Farm Fresh, Seasonally Inspired Vegetarian & Wheat free Gourmet Morning Tea & Lunch set amongst a country backdrop with Organic Tea's, Coffee and healthy Pro-Biotic Punch throughout the day.

What to Wear: Full covered shoes (Gumboots if wet) / Your favourite Gardening Wear, Hat & Gloves

These workshops are a mix of classroom presentations, practical exercises & field discussions.


  • Native Bee Workshop

    Limestone Permaculture presents 'The Australian Native Bee Company' - Native Bee Workshop with your hosts Brett Cooper & Steve Maginnity.

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