A Rotary Club of Eltham program to promote community awareness of the importance of bees, the crisis of declining bee populations and countermeasures to support bees, particularly through garden plant selections and habitat enhancements.
The program will feature an information stall and display in the Eltham Town Square on World Bee Day 20 May, Sat 22 May and at the Eltham Farmers Market on Sunday 23 May. in parallel with complementary activities at Edendale Community Environmental Farm.
A workshop "Backyard Beekeeping" will be conducted at Edendale 4pm Saturday 22 May by Benedict Hughes "The Practical Beekeeper". Places at the workshop are limited and bookings must be made online via the Edendale Farm website (see event details here).
Eltham Farmers' Market, Arthur Street, Eltham VIC, Australia