About Bee Awesome


Who are we?

Ko wai māua?

Hayley Guglietta


(Queen Bee / Kuini)

Hayley is a Qualified Beekeeper (APINZ #L450) with active beehives in over 6 sites around Ōtautahi Christchurch.

Hayley is a founding member of the Richmond Community Garden, and is heavily involved in many Ōtautahi Christchurch community organisations such as The Avon Otakaro Network, the Food Resilience Network, and Christchurchch Envirohub.

Lesley Hurst

Group Coordinator

(Worker Bee / Pī Kaimahi)

Lesley has been a teacher for over 20 years who is passionate about the environment.

Lesley has created the Bee Awesome lessons and resources for New Zealand schools.

Lesley will coordinate with your school to ensure you get the most out of the materials and have fun along the way!

Our Supporters and Partners

We are currently on the hunt for local supporters, sponsors and partners. Could it be you or your company? Contact us and let’s talk buzz-ness!

Interested in signing up your school to the Bee Awesome programme?

Fill out the quick contact form and one of our Bee Awesome team will be in touch!

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