Events

If you want to learn more generally about bees, especially stingless bees and beekeeping, come along to half and full day workshops held in various venues in Qld and NSW. The workshops are a mix of photographic slideshows and practical sessions. You will learn how to divide hives and extract honey, and use the bees for pollinating your garden. Attendance price varies. Contact the organisers directly for details and to register. For images of workshops visit the Sugarbag Bees Facebook Page If you wish to know when the workshops details have been finalised and you are able to register, then like this page and receive posts. Please contact us if you would like us to give you a workshop, seminar, author talk, etc...

Seminars & Events

  • 9 Apr, 2017The Secret Life of Bees, Newcastle writers festival

    The Secret Life of Bees, 

    With Tim Heard and Danielle Lloyd-Prichard. Host / Carol Duncan 

    Free session

    Newcastle writers festival

    Cummings Room, Newcastle City Hall

    1130-1230, Sunday 9th April 2017

  • 19 May, 2017“An evening with Native Bees” by Arts and Culture Eumundi

    “An evening with Native Bees”, a book event hosted by Arts and Culture Eumundi, with Tim Heard, Tobias smith and Chris Fuller

    School of Arts Hall, Eumundi, Qld

Native bee workshops (including a mix of slideshows and practical sessions)

  • 14 Mar, 2017Gold Coast City Council, Qld

    When: Tuesday, 14 March 2017, 9 am - 12 midday.
    Where: Robina, Gold Coast
    Presenter: Dr Tobias Smith
    Bookings 07 5667 5972.

  • 26 Mar, 2017Yuraba, Eatons Hill, Brisbane

    Native Stingless Bees Workshops at Yuraba Conference Centre, 240 Church Road, Eatons Hill, QLD

    Dr Tobias Smith presenting Tim Heard’s workshop

    9:30am – 3:30pm, Sunday March 26 2017

    Cost: $40 per person (morning tea and lunch included).

    For bookings email info@kumbartcho.org.au or call (07) 3325 3492

    More info: https://www.kumbartcho.org.au/events

  • 29 Apr, 2017Northey Street City Farm, Brisbane, Qld

    Native Stingless Bees Sustainable Living Workshops at Northey Street City Farm, 16 Victoria Street, Windsor, Brisbane, Queensland 4030

    Dr Tobias Smith presenting Tim Heard’s workshop

    9am – 4pm, Saturday 29th April 2017

    Cost: $85/$65 Health Care Card Holder  + Booking Fee. 

    For Bookings https://www.eventbrite.com.au/...


  • 29 Apr, 2017Native bee workshop at Wynnum Library, Qld

    Six hour Workshop on Native bees and how to keep them

    When: Saturday, 29 April 2017, 10am - 4pm.
    Where: Wynnum Library, QLD
    Presenter: Dr Tim Heard 
    Bookings: 3403 2199

    Free workshop, bookings are essential, spaces limited. Please phone Wynnum Library to reserve your space. 

  • 13 May, 2017Native bee workshop at Mitchelton Library, Qld

    Six hour Workshop on Native bees and how to keep them

    When: Saturday, 13 May 2017, 10am - 4pm. 
    Where: Mitchelton Library, QLD
    Presenter: Dr Tim Heard 
    Bookings: 3403 7410

    Free workshop, bookings are essential, spaces limited. Please phone Mitchelton Library to reserve your space. 

  • 20 May, 2017Native bee workshop at ​Coopers Plains Library, Qld

    Six hour Workshop on Native bees and how to keep them

    When: Saturday, 20 May 2017, 10am - 4pm.  
    Where: Coopers Plains Library, QLD 
    Presenter: Dr Tobias Smith 
    Bookings: 3403 1530

    Free workshop, bookings are essential, spaces limited. Please phone Coopers Plains Library to reserve your space.