When you want to experience the buzz of live bees, come and visit the Collingwood Children's Farm Apiary.
The apiary aims to educate the public about bees and beekeeping, as well as providing beekeeping advice and practice to current and prospective beekeepers.
Urban Ag Month at the Apiary
A Collingwood Children's Farm Apiary special event.
10:30 am to 3:30 pm, Sunday - 11th April 2021
See beekeepers at work on the beehives
Learn about the foods that need bee pollination
- how to extract honey
- making frames for beehives
What are your questions about bees?
Ask a beekeeper on Sunday 11th April 2021
at the Collingwood Children's Farm Apiary.
The Regular Open Days
The Collingwood Children’s Farm apiary is now open to trainee beekeepers and from the 11th April 2021, it will also be open to members of the public.
Beekeeper training takes place on the second and fourth Sunday's of the month. If you are a beekeeper or preparing to acquire a hive, you can contact the Apiary managers on the email below.
Members of the public may use the email below to register their interest in a bee experience. Protective clothing is available.
We will continue to comply with any COVID-safe practices as specified by the Victorian Government.