39TH ANNUAL FIELD DAY PROGRAM SUNDAY 14TH OCTOBER 9.30 a.m.– 3.30 p.m. HARCOURT LEISURE CENTRE 63 Bingham’s Rd!
Ongoing Activities running throughout the day Honey Extraction Demonstrations, Trade Stalls, Honey Sales Beginner’s Area, Men’s Health, Food available, DELWP Officers on site,
Queen Bee sales -To order Ph: Max 03 5446 7911 9.45 a.m. Announcements/Welcome - President. Rob Gardner 10.00 a.m. Indoor Presentation - Tree Recognition – Bob McDonald, 10.30 a.m. Roving Microphone & Introduction of Traders Norm Andrews. 11.00 a.m. Practical Hive Demonstrations Site 1, Site 2 and Site 3 - Open Hive Demonstrations 12.00 noon Indoor Presentation—Almond Pollination—Trevor Monson 12.30 p.m. Official Opening— Peter McDonald A.H.B.I.C. Chairperson 12.45 p.m.
Lucky Gate Prize Draw - Please put tickets in box provided 1.15 p.m. Men’s Health—Peter Strange (See Details in Field Day Program) 1.30 p.m. Auction N.B. Biosecurity Sale Conditions read out by Auctioneer 2.15 p.m. Practical Hive Demos (Similar to 11.00 a.m. to 12.00 noon ) 2.30 Presentation - View Flow Hive Box (outdoor, then go indoors) 2.45 Indoor Presentation—Flow Hive - Honey Extraction –C Dawson 3.30 p.m. Close—Travel Home Safely
Open from 9.30 a.m. to 3.30 p.m. Entrance fee $10 per adult Concession $7. Children free of charge. All members of the public are welcomed. Interested Trade Stall businesses or those wishing to order mated queen bees are invited to contact Carol, the Secretary on (03) 54467911 for further information.
PREPARATION FOR TAKING QUEEN BEES HOME Transport in an Insulated container (A small ‘six-pack’ size styro-foam esky is ideal).
Ambulance Officers are in attendance -near Hall