Events & Workshops

So much to learn and so much fun to have…

If you are looking for some inspiration and an insight into the world of bees and beekeeping, we run hands-on workshops for adults and children at

Burnetts on Barney Nursery in Kiama.

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Sep / Oct 2023 Kids School Holiday Workshops

27 & 28 Sep; 3 & 5 Oct

Burnetts on Barney, Barney St Kiama. NSW

Ideal for kids aged 5 – 11 years. 

Looking for something fun for the kids to do in the school holidays? Bring the kids along to our engaging and educational programs to teach young minds about the importance of bees. Click the link below for more details. 

$35 per child

Beginner Beekeeping Workshop for Adults

Day workshops 9am - 2pm various dates throughout 2024

Burnetts on Barney, Barney St Kiama. NSW 

Are you thinking about getting Honeybees for your backyard and not sure where to start? This fun and fact-filled day is just what you need!

This workshop will ensure you learn everything you need to know about keeping bees in your backyard. 

The highlight of the day is a genuine hands-on experience up close and personal with the bees in full protective gear. 

Gourmet lunch included, as well as a honey tasting from Burnetts’ bees. 

Click below for more details 

25th july & 6th Aug 9am - 12pm

Spring swarming season for honeybees is just around the corner. This Spring Management workshop is essential for all backyard beekeepers who need a a confidence boost and expert guidance in swarm prevention. 

The intensive 3 hour session will cover all theoretical aspects of swarm control and Rachael will be on hand to answer any questions you have about managing your bees.

Easter Holiday Bee School for Kids

morning sessions 9-1030am and 11am-1230pm 22, 23, 24 April

Time for some buzzing bee holiday fun! 

A unique Bee Experience that will have your children buzzing for days….

Bring the kids along to our 1.5 hour engaging and educational workshop which will open young minds up to the importance of bees. 

The kids will visit an actual live beehive onsite at Burnetts on Barney’s own Apiary, fully protected in their own bee suit and gloves.

They will also learn about pollination, nectar, bee life cycles, how bees make honey, and how we cant survive without them. 

And of course, they will get to taste some honey straight from one of Burnett’s hives. 

Ideal for primary kids aged 5 – 12 years. 

$38 per child

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