Membership

Benefits

  1. To directly help bio-security education and proactive measures designed to provide a healthier safer environment for all of the environment we share.
  2. To support marginalised and underrepresented beekeepers at policy-making level with governments and stakeholder groups.
  3. To provide time educational assistance to clubs and individual beekeepers. You will receive up to date notifications at local, state, federal, and international events concerning beekeeping.
  4. Help us meet and set Nationally recognised basic standards for Recreational beekeeping with a pathway to become more professional.
  5. By Joining the VRBA, insurance costs can be kept low and amortised against as many policy holders as possible.

Club Affiliation

If you are a member of the following clubs, you are already receiving the VRBA benefits:

  • Ballarat Regional Beekeepers
  • Emerald Regional Beekeepers
  • HiveMind Community Apiary Ballarat Incorporated
  • The Beekeepers Club Inc.
  • Werribeeks Inc.

The VRBA will be accepting individual memberships from July 1, 2021