Box Building "NUC" Nucleus

Box Building

NUC (Nucleus) Box Building Course

This short instructional hands on course is where you learn how to assemble a NUC (Nucleus) hive box with base and lid, as well as wire-up 2 Beehive Frames, and add foundation. All tools, and safety equipment will be supplied for your use - Cost of course also covers the material used which once finished, the participant takes home their completed NUC (Nucleus) Box.

Course size is kept small to give every participant an almost one-on-one guide and helping hand creating their new NUC (Nucleus) Box. By the end of the class you will have fully assembled your own NUC (Nucleus) Box and two Frames, with the option to buy more frame kits to assemble at home. Giving you a complete NUC (Nucleus) Box to get your first colony.

This single evening is a must for any avid hobby beekeeper to get into hive creation and learn the basics on how you can do most of the hard work yourself.

Class sizes are small (between 6-9) and are very popular. You can secure your place by booking online. Once all spots are filled additional classes will be scheduled.


Our courses are open to all. You do not have to be a financial member of the club to attend the course yet we do encourage people to join. If you have attended a recent course and wish to join as a Club member we will waive the new membership fee.  Once you have signed up for this course you can precede to our Membership application. By becoming members of the Southside Beekeepers Club Inc you will gain the  many benefits in ongoing support and knowledge in your beekeeping. You will be able to borrow books and marerial from our extensive library, and also borrow club equipment and be mentored by our more experienced club members.

Membership Form


Jerome Nehrybecki
Tim Fagan


Dingley Village Community Centre
31b Marcus Rd. Dingley Village 3172.
(Melway 88 F6)

Time: 6:30pm sharp ~ 10:00pm

Course Properties

Course Date Wed 01, Aug 2018
Course End Date Wed 01, Aug 2018
Registration Start Date 22 Apr, 2018
Capacity 8
Registered 6
Available place 2
Cut off date 31 Jul, 2018
Individual Price Box Building Course $140
Dingley Village Community Centre
31B Marcus Rd, Dingley Village VIC 3172, Australia
Dingley Village Community Centre
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$140.00 2