Upcoming Events Timeline


2020 Annual Conference

11-06-2020 9:00 am - 12-06-2020 4:00 pm
From $70.00 for an SAAA member for a single day

Note: Registrations have been suspended pending a formal announcement by the SAAA Executive Council in line with recent government advice on non-essential gatherings.


The SAAA 2020 Annual Conference will be held at the Berri Hotel in the Riverland, on Thursday 11th June to Friday 12th June 2020.

We have a number of excellent speakers talking about current and interesting topics. We also have a number of excellent sponsors ready to inform you about their latest products and services.

For those members that want to book their accommodation early and get the discounted delegate rate, check out the Nov-Dec or Jan-Feb editions of the Buzz for details.


Single Day

Thursday OR Friday

Two Days

Thursday AND Friday

Early Bird Rates

If paid by 30 April 2020

Member: $70.00 $110.00
Partner/Employee of Member: $60.00 $100.00
Non-Member: $90.00 $160.00

Standard Rates

Payment after 30 April 2020

Member: $100.00 $140.00
Partner/Employee of Member: $90.00 $130.00
Non-Member: $120.00 $190.00

SAAA Members must log onto the website first before they can register.

Registrations and payments will not be accepted on the day. All registrations and payments must be finalised by the closing date.

There will be several raffles on the night with beekeeping related prizes and a hand made quilt (Supporting the Geoff Cotton Memorial Award) to be won. There will also be at least one auction of a beekeeping starter kit, including hive, frames, suit, smoker and tools.

An early draft of the program is available for download. Please note as this is an early draft it may be subject to change.

For those that prefer a paper form, one can be downloaded from the website.  A copy of the paper form will be enclosed with the Mar-Apr edition of The Buzz.

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