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Connect and Learn – Beekeeping

9 September @ 6:30 pm - 8:30 pm

Connect and Learn
at the historical
Grantham Butter Factory
6 Victor Street, Grantham
Monday 12 of September, 2019

Keeping Australian Stingless/Native Bees
Presented by Russell Zabel, Australian Stingless Bees

Join us at 6.30 pm for a 7.00 pm start.
6.30 pm – CONNECT
Please bring your surplus produce, plants, seeds, books, craft supplies, tools etc. to share with others on the Share Table. Place your donations on the table when you arrive, and then sharing will open at 8.00pm after the Guest Speaker. Browse, ask questions and learn together.
7.00 pm – Guest Speaker LEARN

Russell has over 30 years experience in Beekeeping.  Based in the Lockyer, Australian Stingless Native Bees are a long standing, stable supplier of colonies, boxes, books and advice.

On the night Russell will be giving information and advice about keeping Native Bees as pollinators and answering your questions. This is a great opportunity to find out more.


Additionally our Valley Visit on Sunday 22 September will be to Zabel Bees in Hatton Vale for those who can’t make tonight.

8.00 pm – Light Supper and Share Table CONNECT
A light supper will be served. Sharing of produce opens at 8.00pm to allow plenty of time for everyone to place their donations on the Share Table, and then give you the opportunity to browse, connect and make your selections during supper.
Members – Free
First-time Visitors to a PLV Event – Free
Non-Members – $10
Annual PLV membership is $40 per person or $70 per family, and membership forms will be available on the night for anyone wishing to join.
Off-street and disabled parking available.
Everyone is welcome (including children with parent supervision).
We hope we see you there!


9 September
6:30 pm - 8:30 pm
Event Category:


Permaculture Lockyer Valley Inc.


Grantham Butter Factory
6 Victor Street
Grantham, Queensland 4347 Australia
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