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Membership Application Documents:

MBAI Constitution

MBAI Code of Conduct

MBAI Good Governance Guide

To join MBAI,

please complete the form on from this link:

In the Branch Selection box, please select "2017 Macarthur ABA (Adult/Junior) Membership"





Australian Honey Bee Industry Biosecurity Code of Practice

 The Australian Honey Bee Industry Biosecurity Code of Practice (the Code) has been developed in consultation with beekeepers and governments to provide a framework for Australian beekeepers to use best-practice biosecurity measures.

 The Code has been developed to incorporate fundamental biosecurity principles into the practices of all Australian beekeepers.

  • Training and Planning
  • Reducing exposure of bees to pests and diseases

  • Controlling pests and diseases

  • Controlling the spread of undetected disease in an apiary

  • Keeping accurate records

  • Hive and equipment maintenance


    Some sections of the Code are already mandatory under existing state and territory legislations.

    Some parts of the Code apply to all beekeepers; others apply only to beekeepers with 50 or more hives.



Country of Origin Labelling Guide

20160724 labelling explained {added 20160724}  
20160721 Update__varroa_mites_found_in_Annandale_Asian_honey_bee_hive_160721.pdf  
20160705 Varroa jacobsoni and Asian Honey Bee in Queensland {20160705}  




Dates for your diary 

 Next Field Day: is to be held at 9:00am on Sunday 6th January 2019 at the apiary (weather permitting - contact apiary officer Torsten on 0425357643 after 5pm only please)) .Please note that visitors to our apiary are required to wear long sleeved tops, trousers and closed-in shoes (Boots/Gumboots). Please note clarify that during cooler months we will not open hives.  Instead we will have Q&A sessions, working bees or education events.


December 2018

7th- Newsletter deadline

14th- Find newsletter on website

15th - Campbelltown Bunnings. See Jessie; volunteers needed

19th- 7:30pm Club Meeting; please bring a plate, Christmas cake provided.

 Please note - Bunnings dates yet to be confirmed for 2019

January 2019

6th - Field day

11th - Find newsletter on website

16th - Club meeting 7:30pm

February 2019

3rd - Field Day

15th - Find newsletter on website

20th - 7:30pm Club Meeting


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