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AGM over

There has been a change in some members of the club committee after the AGM.   These changes have been made to the contacts page of our site now.

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March meeting location

Brian Turner has kindly offered to host us, and meet at his house before and after the practical session. His address is: 1 Coach Road, Fairfield, Dunedin Please look him up on Google Maps, or text Tudor if you want … Continue reading

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March 2014 meeting for the Dunedin Beekeepers Club

The last meeting was but a few weeks ago, so we have decided to hold the next meeting on Saturday 8 March 2014, at 1:30 PM as usual. Location to be decided. Topics will include: Control pests such as wasps … Continue reading

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Venue for February meeting

Tudor’s place “Brightwater Bees” 779 Portobello Road Edwards Bay Directions: hit Portobello Road, and go past Grassy Point and through Broad Bay, Pineapple Rock on left, turn next right into the Maramoana Reserve and take the right hand-most road up … Continue reading

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First meeting of 2014

Next beekeeping meeting is Sat 8 Feb 2014, the topics will include *  Harvesting honey, including extracting, bottling, etc. Extraction for commercial use by small bk’s *  Varroa autumn management *  Requeening as part of swarm management The location will be … Continue reading

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December 2013 Practical Club Meeting

Brian Turner has kindly offered to host us, and meet at his house before and after the practical session. His address is: 1 Coach Road, Fairfield, Dunedin Please look him up on Google Maps, or text Tudor if you want … Continue reading

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December 2013 meeting

brief update, the meeting will be at 1.30pm, and will go for about 2 hours I will post the location details as soon as they come in. Max.

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December 2013 meeting

The December 7th Practical Beekeeping session will be conducted by Peter Sales, a very experienced commercial bee-keeper and President of the Otago Branch of the NBA. The main topic will be: Assessment and management of varroa. And other practical issues … Continue reading

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November 2013 Meeting

Dunedin Beekeepers Club Practical Meeting 1:30 Saturday 2 November 2013; SWARMING The topic will be swarming: prevention and inspection, management, collection and hiving. The beekeeper has three hives and two swarms he has just collected. The address is 118 Glenross … Continue reading

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October 2013 meeting of the Dunedin Beekeepers Club

Next meeting of the Dunedin Beepkeers’ Club will be at Janice’s Apiary at 158 Hall Road, Sawyers Bay at 1:30 on Saturday 5 October 2013. This will be a practical meeting outdoors, so bring clean bee gear. We will be … Continue reading

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