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HiveMind Community Apiary: Open Hive Experience
November 2, 2019 @ 2:00 pm - 4:00 pm AEDT
FUNDRAISER FOR HIVEMIND COMMUNITY APIARY 100% of your ticket cost goes to purchasing further beehives for the the HiveMind Community Apiary Project, a social enterprise of Backyard Beekeeping Ballarat in collaboration with Ballarat and District Suicide Prevention Network and Spot on Pots and Nursery.
HiveMind Community Apiary is a apiary being established in Delacombe to help people at risk or living with a mental health condition connect with nature through beekeeping and the apiary’s pollinator friendly demonstration garden(#30greenminutes) funded through the City of Ballarat Community Impact Grant Program.
The Secret Life of Bees: Open Hive experience in unique two hour session held the new HiveMind Community Apiary site in Delacombe. It is an opportunity to fulfill any lifelong curiosity you have for these fascinating insects and get up and personal with thousands of bees whose short life is dedicated to serving the queen and preparing for the next generation of bees. They are the most selfless and industrious creatures in the insect world. No beekeeping experience necessary. Full protective equipment supplied. Enjoy a curated honey tasting afterwards and return home wth a beautiful honey gift as a momento of your experience.