What we'll do
Guest Speaker: Peter Dyer from Backyard Honey
Topic: Bee Loving Plants and more.
Peter Dyer is a local Apiarist, who specialises is hive maintenance, raw honey extraction and swarm and nest relocations. As well as covering the topic of plants that bees like, he will provide tips on how to tell the difference between native and introduced honey bees, plus amazing bee facts and will be bringing in an empty hive to show. And there will be honey for sale.
Sounds like a very buzzzzzzy… I mean…. busy night!
Thursday 1st March 2018
General Meeting - Please be seated for 7.30 pm Start COST: FIRST MEETING IS FREE - just say at the door you have come via meetup.
Normally cost for non-members is $5 entry to meetings. Members are no charge to general meetings - Membership (around $25 to $40 p.a), also includes 6 issues p.a to The Herb Age newsletter and other benefits.
HOW TO GET THERE:
Melways reference – Page 45, A12
By road The main entrance is on Yarra Boulevard – south from the Swan Street bridge. There is limited parking on the campus. Parking is also available on Yarra Boulevard.
By tram From Flinders Street along the Exhibition Street extension into Swan Street, tram number 70 to stop number 18
By train Nearest stations are Burnley, Hawthorn or Heyington
AIMS OF THE HERB SOCIETY OF VICTORIA
To act as a forum for all persons interested in herbs for their mutual benefit and fellowship.
To further the education of the public in the use, value and growing of herbs.
To promote and encourage the organic growing of herbal plants.