Introduction to Beekeeping

A course for anyone interested in keeping honey bees. 


If you are unwilling to abide by the Queensland Government  public health directives we ask that you do not enrol or attend courses at our clubhouse.

We require everyone to wear masks inside our clubhouse as we are unable to keep members 1.5m apart due to high numbers. Medical exemptions with proof of the exception will be accepted. Those unwilling to wear a mask will not be able to attend  our courses as we must ensure the safety of our members and course participants.

When:        Saturday 13th November 2021 from 9am to 2pm

                     (Subject to COVID-19 group meeting restrictions)

Where:       Entrance - Opposite Farrell Street and Railway Street Yandina 4561


Cost:          $150 including a complimentary Club Membership

                     A couple attending a course will pay $250.


                    Cash, cheque or Direct Deposit.

                    Club Account Details - Bendigo Bank  

                    BSB 633-000 Account  163379555

                    Account Name  Sunshine Coast Beekeepers Inc  

                    Reference Your Surname

Catering:    Morning tea and lunch (sandwiches) provided. If you have particular food

                       requirements, you are asked to provide your own.

What to bring:        Water bottle, pen and note book.

What to wear:        Protective clothing is essential – long-sleeved shirt, long pants,

                                    covered shoes and socks. If you have a bee-suit or veil, please bring it.                                          The club will have various items of protective gear

                                    (full suit, ½ suits, and veils) for use.

Class size:                Class size is maximum of 15 persons.

Booking details:    

It is essential to email our new Course Co-ordinator Paul Bonner: with your request to attend the course, giving names of all participants. Paul will then respond to your request.

For general information or queries, you may contact Paul on his mobile: 0403 432 952.

Refunds:                For details of our refund policy please click this link:

                                  Sunshine Coast Beekeepers Course Refund Policy