The Art & Science of Bees

To celebrate the Queen's Birthday weekend, we are exploring the Art & Science of Bees.

Speakers

Girl Next Door Honey
The Bee Photographer
The University of Adelaide
College of Melissae
Science communicator and conservationist, specialising in native bees
Bees Business
Postdoctoral Research Fellow - Stingless bee foraging efficiency and behaviour
HIE
Postdoctoral Researcher
Western Sydney University
Researcher and educator
Bee Scientifics
Founder
Malaika Honey

Location

Conference Venue

The ABA Conference is being held at Western Sydney University's Hawkesbury campus in Richmond.

Transport & Parking

The campus is conveniently located close to East Richmond train station.

If you prefer to drive, parking is available on campus at a cost of $7 per day. Parking permits can be pre-purchased with your conference ticket, or purchased from the parking meters on the day.

Conference Dinner Venue

The Conference Dinner will be held at 6pm on Saturday 8 June, at the Hawkesbury Race Club, Clarendon. The Race Club is located close to Clarendon train station.

 

Western Sydney University, Richmond, NSW

Nearby Places To Stay

ABA Crown Plaza discount

We have negotiated a preferred rate for ABA Conference attendees at the Crowne Plaza: Hawkesbury Valley, which is conveniently located near both our conference and dinner venues.

The Crowne Plaza offers a range of accommodation options, including twin rooms and suites sleeping up to six people - so talk to your friends and book now!

Description: Rates from $200 room only per night and are between 10 - 15% off publicly available rates, subject to availability or until sold out. This rate is available exclusively for those attending the ABA Beekeeping Conference.

crowne plaza logo

Local accommodation

More accommodation options can be explored via the map below.

 

 

Western Sydney University, Richmond, NSW

Exhibitors

Books & Gifts

Other Exhibitors

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