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Honey Spinning - Spin Your Own Honey Experience

Join us for this sweet experience as you're guided through the process to producing your own jar of luscious honey!

Highlights

  • Become involved in honey making as we guide you through the extraction process.
  • Learn all about bees and honey with this fully interactive activity.
  • Earn your own jar of delicious honey to take home.

Perfect for families, our honey spinning experience offers sticky, delicious, educational fun for people of all ages!

Learn about why Beehives are designed the way they are, how bee colonies build honey comb and convert nectar into honey and how they operate seamlessly as a colony.

We’ll provide you with a frame oozing with exquisite natural honey which you’ll get to then load it into a honey extractor and wind the handle to make the frame spin, releasing the golden goodness from its waxy cell. Once enough has pooled at the bottom of the extractor you’ll get to open the Honey Gate and watch as your honey pours through a filter and into your very own jar.

Then all you have left to do label your jar and decide how’s best to eat your artisan honey!

Adult $69.00
Child $49.00 (5-15 years old)

What's included

  • A jar of fresh honey each featuring your own personalised label, valued at $15.

Duration

  • Allow approx. 60-70 mins for the whole experience.

Location

  • 26 Hansen Rd, Frankton, Queenstown 9371

Child Friendly

  • This experience welcomes families with children.

Available Bookings from August 05 to August 11

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Authenticated Reviews & PhotosAll of our reviews are from people who have booked and paid for this activity thru Bookme

Authenticated Reviews & PhotosAll of our reviews are from people who have booked and paid for this activity thru Bookme

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Mel from New Zealand wrote on 13 September 2020

Honey Heaven!

Had the best morning at Buzzstop in Frankton. We had never been here before and just happened across this on Bookme. What a find! The venue was simply gorgeous, the shop was overflowing with lovely goodies and the cafe looked fab. Nick was so generous and accommodating and he completely made the experience! The kids had an absolute blast and haven’t stopped raving about it. The adults were pretty stoked too. Thanks so much, would highly recommend to everyone visiting Queenstown.

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eldadc from Israel wrote on 15 February 2020

Great experience and most recommend

We registered to this experience with our two daughters, Nick welcome us and show the hole making process of the honey with great and educated knowledge about the bees. We are very happy that we took this experience which was both enjoyed and educated. I recommend this experience for adults and children.

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Scott Lines from New Zealand wrote on 03 August 2021

Everyone needs to do this!

This experience was the best, everyone should come and do it! Such a great thing to do for a family or a group of mates. We learned so much and had a laugh doing it, I would highly recommend at any time of the year. Great cafe too!

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Mengmeng from New Zealand wrote on 25 July 2021

Great experience

Bic is fantastic. Kids learned a lot through the experience. Definitely recommend

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Andrea from New Zealand wrote on 24 July 2021

Sweet sweet experience!

We had such a great time that I almost want to keep this activity a secret! Our party of 4 adults were lucky enough to get an awesome experience to ourselves. We learnt heaps, laughed heaps, taste-tested heaps, got to experience honey spinning and each got to take home a jar of honey we extracted. I'd say that's a pretty perfect activity! Excellent activity for all ages. Originally, we chose this experience because we were restricted from many Queenstown activities due to having a pregnant member in our party. But after this experience, who cares about the pregnant lady! We would do this any day!! Friendly and experienced host. We recommend you ask lots of questions...but be warned, once you learn about how awesome bees are, it will BLOW YOUR MINDS!!!

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