Beekeepers' Associations

updated 2012
  National:
Federal Council of Australian Apiarist Assoc.
President: Roxanne Fewster, GIN GIN WA
Phone: 08 9575 2307


Australian Honey Bee Industry Council Inc (AHBIC)
 Steven Ware,  Level Level 2 105 Pitt Street Sydney NSW 2000 Australia
www.honeybee.org.au


Australian Queen Bee Breeders Assoc. 
Secretary- Paula Dewar 2157 Lake Moogerah Rd, Kalbar Queensland 4309

Phone 07 5463 5633 Fax: 07 5463 5619


Honey Packers & Marketers Assn of Australia (Inc) 

Rural Industries R&D Corporation - Honey Bee R&D Committee  
Senior Research Manager, Dr Dave Alden: dave.alden@rirdc.gov.au
Telephone: 02 6271 4128 FAX: 02 6271 4199
Pollination:
National Assn of Crop Pollination Assn (Inc) 

Pollination Assn of WA (Inc) 

Tasmanian Crop Pollination Association Incorporated
New South Wales:

NSW Apiarists Assn (Inc)
Kate McGilvray, PO Box 833, Mudgee, NSW 2850 Ph. (02) 6373 1435.Fax: (02) 6373 1436 Email: nswapiaristsassociation@gmail.com


NSWAA Central Tablelands 
TBA

NSWAA Hunter Valley 
Mr Don King,  45 Prospect Road,  GARDEN SUBURB NSW 2289  Ph: 02 4943 1033 

NSWAA Inverell
Ms Marlene Weiss,  206 Lambeth Street,  GLEN INNES NSW 2370  Ph: 02 6732 1263  Fax: 02 6732 1263

NSWAA Manning District 
Cherie Martin, 26 Park Street Belmont North, NSW 2280 Ph: 02 4945 1521

NSWAA Mid North Coast 

NSWAA North Coast 
Mr Geoff Manning,  "Podargus",  BENTLEY NSW 2480,  Ph: 02 6662 5211  Fax: 02 621 7345
NSWAA Riverina 
Mathew Denson P.O. Box 566 Tumut NSW 2720 Ph: 02 6947 3313

NSWAA Southern Tablelands
Sylvia Cornwell, 4 Arden Road, Buxton NSW 2571. Ph. (02) 4683 2533 email: sec.nswaastb@gmail.com


NSWAA Sydney 
President Eric Whitby, Treasurer John Williams, Secretary "all businesses via the President"
Email SydneyBees@yahoo.com.au
We meet at 7:30 PM on the first Tuesday of every second month, Feb April June etc in the Uniting Church Hall corner of Church Lane & Turner St Ryde 2112


NSWAA Tamworth 
To Be advised

NSWAA Western Plains 
Kieran Sunderland, Minore Road, DUBBO NSW 2830 ph 02 68872202
Email: sunnybee@tpg.com.au


Amateur Beekeepers Association 
Dave Wilson, 126a Sutherland Rd Beecroft NSW 2119
Emai:l drwilson@tpg.com.au


Central Coast Amateur Beekeepers' Assn
Toni Mitchell Secretary P O Box 3131 Bateau Bay NSW 2261 Ph: 0413 401 985  Ph:02 4332 1597

Hunter Valley Amateur Beekeepers' Assn
Mr John Humphries,  3 Kirrang Drive,  MEDOWIE NSW 2318  Ph: 02 4982 8715 

Illawarra Beekeepers' Assn Inc.  
Secretary - Geoff Henning 02 9528 4292 - email:illabees22@gmail.com
Web Site: http://beekeeperssutherland.org.au
The Illawarra Branch meets at the Bee Gardens, Eton Rd Sutherland. The Club has a meeting, usually with a guest speaker, at    7pm on the second Monday of each month with a field day at 10am on the last Sunday of the month. All welcome.

Macarthur Amateur Beekeepers' Assn
Mr Barry Austen,"Yarralambee" Mobile: 0429 30 9097
1845 Jamberoo Mtn Road, Robertson NSW 2577.

Nepean Amateur Beekeepers' Assn
Mr Paul Richardson,  1A Koala Road,  BLAXLAND NSW 2774  Ph: 02 4739 5415 

North Shore Beekeepers' Assoc. (Inc)
The Secretary,  PO Box 3070,  NORTH TURRAMURRA NSW 2074    club@nsbka.org.au
We meet at 7:30pm on the second Wednesday of every second month (starting in February), in the Senior Citizens' hall, Pacific Highway, Lindfield 2070 and have our field meetings on the following Sunday at our Bee Garden in North Turramurra starting at 11:00am.
www.nsbka.org.au

Parramatta District Amateur Beekeepers' Assn 
Richard Foote 40 Marguerette Street, Ermington NSW 2115 Ph: 02 9638 5601

Northern Rivers Beekeepers' Assn
Brian Window 40 Baileys Lane Codrington NSW 2471 Australia Ph: 02 6683 2585 coartcds@ozemail.com.au

Sapphire Coast Beekeepers Club
Mr Ross Riddett,  8 Upper Brogo Road,  QUAAMA NSW 2550  Ph: 02 6493 8217
Australian Capital Territory:
Beekeepers Assn of ACT (Inc) 
PO Box 1482, Woden, ACT, 2620 Australia
www.actbeekeepers.asn.au
Victoria:
Victoria Apiarists Assn 
Ms Kerrin Williams,  PO Box 40,  CALIFORNIA GULLY VIC 3556   Ph: 03 5446 1455  Fax: 03 5446 1455
Email: vaa@vicbeekeepers.com.au
Web Page: http://www.vicbeekeepers.com.au

Bendigo Victorian Apiarists Assn 
Mrs Eileen McDonald RSD McKenzies Hill, Castlemaine Vic 3450 Ph 03 5472 2161 Email: eileenmc@gcom.net.au
Don McArthur President. 03 54493294 Mobile 0407513281   Email donaldmmac@iinet.net.au

Central Victorian Apiarists Assn Inc  .
Secretary CVAA Judy Leggett PO Box 15 Ararat VIC 3377
Phone: 0423 464 800 email: aandjleggett@bigpond.com

Melbourne Victorian Apiarists Assn 
To be Advised

The Beekeepers Club Inc.
The club for the hobby beekeeper in the Melbourne area.
Meeting on the 3rd Thursday of every month at 7:30pm in the Manningham Council depot, corner Heidelberg-Warrandyte and Blackburn Road, Doncaster East, Vic 3109 - Melway Ref: 34-D3
http://www.beekeepers.org.au    Email: beekeepers@beekeepers.org.au     

Geelong Beekeepers Club
Meets on the third Friday each month at Belmont Park Pavilion,under the
James Harrison Bridge. Melway ref: 228 A7. 
Contact:  John Edmonds (03) 5264-1245 or 0412-735-179 or Chris.Knox (03) 5594 8232
E-mail: Chris.Knox hampdenhoney@ansonic.com.au


Gippsland Apiarists Assn Inc 
President  Neil Wyld 03 5155 4733 ,  Vice Pres  Ron Branch,  Secretary, Bill Ringin Ph: 03 5633 1326 Email: billr9@dcsi.net.au
PO Box 201,  Moe,  Vic., 3825. 
www.gippslandbees.org.au


South Gippsland Amateur Beekeepers
Email: gippybees@gmail.com
President: Robert Fisher 03 56644323
Meetings:We meet every 2nd Thursday of the month in Leongatha, South Gippsland, VIC. plus 3 members field days
Beeginners Welcome


Southside Beekeepers Club
Meeting on the 2nd Thursday of every month at 7.30pm (except January) at the Dingley Village Community Centre, Marcus Rd, Dingley
Co
ntact: Carole Scholes Tel: 03 5977 9277

Sunraysia Victorian Apiarists Assn 
JONATHAN WILLIAMS Box 483, Merbein 3505,  Ph: 03 5025 6323 

North East Victorian Apiarists Assn 
Mrs E M Papworth,  RSD 4085,  Northern Highway,  STRATHALLAN VIC 3622,  Ph: 03 5484 9231 Fax: 03 5484 9231
Queensland:
Queensland Beekeepers Association Inc 
Mrs Colleen Morris,   Mailing address:  PO Box 301 LAIDLEY  QLD  4341Phone:  (07) 5465 3682
email: qbainc@bigpond.com

Brisbane Branch Queensland Beekeepers Association Inc. 
Ray Goldsworthy 72 School Road, Victoria Point Qld 4165 Ph :07 32078151
lizray74@bigpond.net.au

Stanley River Branch Queensland Beekeepers Association Inc 
Howard Heyworth 96 Whittington Road, Wamuran Qld 4512 Ph: 07 5495 1603
howardheyworth@bigpond.com

Toowoomba Branch Queensland Beekeepers Association Inc 
Mr Ian Carpenter, 119 Topps Road, Flagstone Creek Qld 4344 Ph: 07 4697 5127 

Warwick Branch Queensland Beekeepers Association Inc 
Ray Clarke 244 Canningvale Road, Warwick Qld 4370 Ph:07 4661 5048
clarkbee@bigpond.com

Wide Bay Branch Queensland Beekeepers Association Inc 
Rob Wilkinson 276 Central Road, Maryborough Qld 4650 07 4122 1378

BRISBANE AMATEUR BEEKEEPERS' SOCIETY INC. 
President – Bryan Howes  0419 741 127
The club meets monthly on the first Thursday of the month (except January) at the Sunnybank Hills Public Library which is located in the Sunnybank Hill Shopping Centre. The Centre is on the corner of Compton and Calam Roads. New Members, Visitors always welcome. Start time is 7:00pm, we wrap up by 9:00pm with a cuppa.

Bayside Amateur Beekeepers Society
President Ray Goldsworthy 07 32078151  Mob 0409134526 
Secretary Marion Samuels Ph: 07 3206 2048
P.O. Box 576, Capalaba Qld 4157  

The club meets at 7.30pm every third thursday of the month at Redland IndigiScapes  17 Runnymede Road  CAPALABA   4157
Phone Marion Samuels on 07 3206 2048 for more details


Cairns Regional Bee Club (QBA sub-branch)
President Maurie Damon email: sweetbuzzhoney@bigpond.com Ph: 07 4053 7866
Secretary Trisha Green email: honeyhouse@bigpond.com Ph: 07 4093 7261
7 Therwine Street, Kuranda Qld 4881


Capricornian Beekeepers Club (Inc) 
Secretary Elizabeth Neithe 07 4928 6135
PO Box 8034, Allenstown, Rockhampton Qld 4700
Meet 1st Tuesday of each month (except December and January)


Gold Coast Amateur Beekeepers Assn
President – Alan Betts Mob 0414 823 819
Secretary: Christine McLachlan,  email: cjmac11@hotmail.com  Ph: 07 5590 4694.
Meet Last Sunday of each month (excluding December) at members properties
(usually of a practical nature working with bees where possible)

Web Page: http://goldcoastbeekeepers.hostply.com

Ipswich & West Moreton Beekeepers Assoc. 
Secretary:Noela Geeves Ph: 07 3281 4165 and email beelady61@hotmail.com
The assoc. meets the First Tuesday of the month (except  January)  time 7.30pm at the Humanities center, Corner of South and Nicholas Streets, Ipswich
WebPage: http://www.honey.org.au

Northside Beekeepers Assn Inc.
President Ian Christie inchristie@ozemail.com.au– newsletter editor 07 3351 1823
Secretary Carolyn White 3269 9657 PO Box 582 Kallangur 4503
Newsletter editor
phughes300@gmail.com 

Meet Last Tuesday each month (not December) at CWA Hall, 1429 Anzac Avenue, Kallangur Qld

Southern Beekeepers Assn (Toowoomba)
President: Tom Morgan - ph 0412 783 453
Secretary Daren Greenwood dandigreenwood@bigpond.com 07 4635 0112
313 Ramsay Street, Middle Ridge Qld 4350
Meet 3rd Wednesday of each month

Sunshine Coast Beekeepers Group (QBA sub-branch)
Secretary Merv Wruck Ph: 07 5446 2520
Email: juliemerv@dodo.com.a
 Meet Last Saturday morning of each month at members’ homes.


Whitsunday Beekeepers Assn 
Secretary Rod Webb 07 4945 2272
10 Smith Street, Proserpine Qld 4800

Townsville & District Beekeepers Assn
President Dennis Anger 07 4782 9246
Secretary Grant Whiteford
WebPages: www.beesnorth.org
P.O. Box 1115 Aitkenvale Qld 4814 07 4728 3051
Meet 3rd Sunday of each month
Tasmania:
Tasmanian Beekeepers Assn 
The Secretary is Maxine Ewington, 16828 Bass Highway Flowerdale. 7325
Phone 03 64423916 Fax 03 64421508 email secretary@tasmanianbeekeepers.org.au

Northern Tasmanian Beekeepers Assn 
President  Bert Wildeboer PO Box 421 Prospect Launceston 7250 Phone 03 63936443 
Secretary-Treasurer   Ray Edwards6 Croydon Avenue Newstead Launceston 7250 Phone 03 63341043

North West Branch of Tasmanian Beekeepers' Association Inc.
Secretary
Mr Steve Bush P.O. Box 123, Somerset, Tasmania 7322 Phone 0407 047 904
Email  :  northwest_tba@live.com.au

Southern Tasmanian Beekeepers Assn
President : Peter Norris
2 Waverley Ave Lenah Valley, Tasmania 7008
Ph: 03 62789007 Mobile 0427 33 77 23
norriep@bigpond.net.au


Tasmanian Crop Pollination Association
President: Lindsay Bourke, 11/11 High Street, Launceston. Tas. 7250
Email: info@cradlemountainhoney.com.au Phone: (03) 6331 0888
Secretary: Steven French, 183 Black Hills Road, Whitemore, Tasmania 7303
E email: northtasbees@yahoo.com.au Phone: 0417 302 546
South Australia:

Mrs Bronwen Lawrence, Secretary,
PO Box 293, TINTINARA SA 5266, phone 08 8757 2001, fax 08 8757 2102,
email: secretary@saaa.org.au


Central South Australian Apiarists Assn (Inc)
Mr Greg Marlu, PO Box 42, MACCLESFIELD SA 5153, phone 08 8388 9356

West Coast South Australian Apiarists Assn (Inc)
President: Norm Pope 48 Yardea St. Port Lincoln SA 5606
Ph 08 86823878 Email: honey_beezz@bigpond.com.au

South East South Australian Apiarists Assn (Inc) 
Mr Adrian Watson, PO Box 295, TINTINARA SA 5266

Riverland South Australian Apiarists Assn (Inc) 
R. Johnstone P.O Box 890 Renmark 5341 Ph: 08 8595 5230 Mob: 0428 958 096
E-Mail kunadale@activ8.net.au

Barossa South Australian Apiarists Assn (Inc) 
Mr Craig Dyer, PO Box 1, WILLIAMSTOWN SA 5351

Northern South Australian Apiarists Assn (Inc) 
Mr Gordon Brooks, 3/23 Main North Road, CLARE SA 5453

Kangaroo Island South Australian Apiarists Assn (Inc) 
Mrs Betty McAdam,  PO Box 250,  Penneshaw SA 5222  Ph: 08 8553 1237 
Email: hogbay@ kin.net.au

The Beekeepers Society of SA (Inc)
Correspondence should be the 'The Secretary Beekeepers Society of SA Inc
email address: office@bees.org.au
http://www.bees.org.au
West Australia:
WA Farmers Federation (Inc) - Beekeepers Section 
Lucy Radzikowska
Beekeepers Executive Office.
lucy@wafarmers.org.au
Tel: 08 9486 2100       Fax: 08 9361 3544

Commercial Beekeepers WA 
Secretary,  PO Box 1515,  Midland WA 6056,  Ph: 08 9296 4008  Fax: 08 9296 4284

WA Apiarists Society Inc:
Ian Beeson Ph: 08 9294 1654.
www.waas.org.au

WA Beekeepers Assn 
 Mr. Afon Edwards,126,Lancaster Rd.,Albany, WA 6330. Ph/FAX 08 9841 4318, Mobile 0418 958 891.
Northern Territory:
Northern Territory Beekeepers Assn 
Ms Vicki Simlesa (08) 8999 2146 - NT Dept Primary Industry & Fisheries


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