$5 – $10

2017 Backyard Harvest Festival Backyard Beekeeping with Benedict Hughes, Th...

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CERES Community Environment Park

Corner Stewart & Roberts St

Brunswick East, Victoria 3057

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As The Practical Beekeeper, Benedict Hughes collects swarms, manages hives, extracts honey, teaches and loves bees. He is a member of the Beekeeper State Quarantine Response Team with the Victorian Government (emergency beekeeper) and is approved by Darebin Council to keep bees in Darebin Parklands and Bundoora Park. This interactive, hands on workshop will introduce you to backyard beekeeping and urban honey production. Learn about the bee life cycle, starting a new hive, beekeeping equipment, hive management and honey extraction. Held at CERES Community Environment Park, you will have access to bee hives and educational bee display. Participants will receive a full set of handouts. Suitable for both beginners and the more experienced beekeeper.

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Is there a discount to attend multiple events at the Backyard Harvest Festival?

Yes - you will get 20% off the total cost of tickets when you attend 3 or more events. Please enter the promotional code MultiBYH17 in the booking window OF ALL THREE (or more) OF THE EVENTS YOU PURCHASE (don't just enter it at the last event you won't get the full discount)

Do I have to bring my printed ticket to the event?

You do not need to bring your ticket but the information on it may be useful for you to take with you.

What is the refund policy?

Unfortunately we are unable to issue refunds.

Are there ID requirements or an age limit to enter the event?

Children under 16 may attend if accompanied by an adult, and do not need to register. Concession ticket holders must bring their concession cards.

What are my transport/parking options getting to the event?

Car: limited car parking is available on the corner of Stewart and Ryan Streets near the CERES entrance.

Tram: About 150m from the end of the 96 tram route at the corner of Nicholson and Blyth Streets

Tram: About 3.2km from Brunswick train station

Bicycle: There are numerous places to park bikes at CERES

What can/can't I bring to the event?

Ensure you wear sensible and comfortable clothing (suitable for all weather) and bring water, sunscreen and a sun hat with you.

Parents are asked to keep their children with them at all times during the tour. Garden tours are not suitable for pets, so please leave your four-legged family members at home.

Can I update my registration information?

You can update your registration information up to 24 hours before the event. If you know you will be unable to attend, please inform the organisers as soon as practical so they can offer your place to someone on the waiting list

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CERES Community Environment Park

Corner Stewart & Roberts St

Brunswick East, Victoria 3057

Australia

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Refund Policy

No Refunds

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