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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 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 both beekeeping hobbyists and those wishing to take it a step further with access to information, education and mentoring. We are the largest individual amateur club and offer a wide range of bee related activities:

  • 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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Beginners’ Beekeeping Course

Saturday, 9th and 16th Nov 2019
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.

Club Open Field Day – 17th Nov

Sunday, 17th Nov 2019, 10:00AM – 1:00PM
Hive opening and inspection in preparation for summer
Top Bar hive opening and pressing honey from the comb
Beeswax wrap workshop
Candle Dipping for Xmas
Embedding Wax foundation onto wired frames

Christmas Bunning Fundraiser Stall & BBQ

Saturday, 21st December 2019, 8:00AM – 04:00PM
Bunnings Belrose BBQ to promote the hobby of Beekeeping through the sales of sausage sandwiches and to sell our locally produced Honey.

Beginners’ Beekeeping Course January 2020

Saturday, 11th and 18th Jan 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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300

Members

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68

Terrey Hills Apiary & Bee Garden

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!