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Welcome to NORTH SHORE BEEKEEPERS

Serving beekeepers on Sydney's North Shore since 1954

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LEARN TO TAKE CARE OF YOUR BEES

NSBKA offers different level of courses to take good care of your bees.

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SEE WHAT'S HAPPENING AT THE CLUB

NSBKA hosts multiple community events, bee field days and useful workshops.

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WELCOME TO THE NSBKA

We are the North Shore Beekeepers Association, a club located in the northern suburbs of Sydney and established in 1954 to provide backyard and recreational beekeepers with access to bee & hive product related information, education and mentoring. We are the largest independent amateur club and offer a wide range of bee related activities:

If you have a swarm of bees and need assistance, please click on the button below to locate a Swarm Collector near you.

  • Club activities and beehive open days for the public every second Sunday of the month except for December
  • Wednesday night meetings every 2nd month with guest presenters
  • Regular beginner, intermediate and swarm management courses available
  • A wide range of hive types including Langstroth, Flow ®Hive, Top Bar, Warre’ & Stingless
  • Access to bee and honey extraction equipment free of charge to members
  • Need to get some bees, as a member you will have access to our Swarm List
  • The largest bee related library in the country and available for loan outs to members
  • We run and sell honey products at market stalls at festivals and fundraising events during the year
  • Access to senior experienced members for mentoring and support
  • A simple low-cost membership fee
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Lindfield Night Meeting – 12th Aug 2020 – Cancelled

**CANCELLED**
Wednesday, 12th Aug 2020, 07:00PM – 09:30PM
A discussion to be held on the status of the club hives
Swarm Prevention with the upcoming Spring expansion
Q & A session
Our extensive library will be open 7pm – 7:30pm
Select “Read More” below to get your ticket.

Swarm & Spring Management Course 15 August 2020

Saturday, 15th August 2020
This course is for new and experienced beekeepers to learn of swarm & spring management of their hive.
Numbers will be strictly limited so register your interest today.
Starts at 9am and finishes 4pm

Club Open Field Day – 16th August 2020 – Cancelled

**CANCELLED**
Sunday, 16th Aug 2020, 10:00AM – 1:00PM
1st inspection since the winter shutdown
Hands swarm prevention
Spring Management discussion
How & when to split a hive
The Club Shed will be open for sales

Beginners’ Beekeeping Course September 2020

Saturday, 5th and 12th Aug 2020
This course is for new beekeepers and it will give you a great start, including experience of handling active hives. This course also covers Flow Hive systems.

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About NSBKA THE BEEKEEPERS

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Our aim is to provide fun and educational activities for people interested in beekeeping and related subjects.

The Association has many features that help to provide a full bee keeping environment.

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1954

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MEMBERS LOCATIONS

NSBKA has members in most suburbs of the northern part of Sydney and more. Our membership is NOT restricted to the North Shore of Sydney.

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NSBKA ACTIVITIES

NSBKA provides fun and educational activities for people interested in beekeeping also professional services for beekeeper members. Join us today for more!

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What do you get for being a member of the North Shore Beekeepers

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How to find us

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Resources & Useful Links

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GET IN TOUCH

Any questions or enquiries? Talk to us today!