Bee Aware Month Primary Schools’ Art Competition

What if there were no pollinators? What would the world look like?

Show us what you think by creating a picture of what the world looks like with pollinators compared to what it would look like without pollinators.

Send us your artwork (by post or email) and be in with a chance to win one of 10 honey bee prize packs.

Click on the image above to download the entry form/template.

(You can do your artwork on the template or separate paper.)

There are 10 fantastic honey bee prize packs to be won. Each pack contains:

  • Two Arataki Honeys – a ‘Squeeze me’ liquid honey and a jar of clover blend honey
  • A Te Akatea Apiaries cut comb honey
  • Two packets of Wild Forage seeds – wild flowers and herbs
  • A Huka Honey Hive soft toy bee
  • An age-appropriate bee book
  • An Apiculture NZ Love Our Bees tea towel

Two winners will be selected from five categories: 3-4 years, 5-6 years, 7-8 years, 9-10 years, 11-13 years.

All entries must be in by Saturday 30 September.

Send your entry to:
BAM Art Competition 2023
c/o Apiculture New Zealand PO Box 10-414 Wellington 6140
or email to:

Winners will be notified on Tuesday 17 October 2023.

Terms and conditions:
The BAM Art Competition is open to residents of New Zealand aged 3 to 13 years of age.  The judges’ decisions are final and no discussion will be entered into. By entering this competition, you agree to your artwork being used by Apiculture NZ in promoting bee health and education.

Bee Aware Month Social Media Competition

Two $100 Mitre 10 Gift Cards to be won courtesy of

Mitre 10 Crofton Downs

Simply follow our Bee Aware Month posts on Facebook or Instagram this September and watch out for your chance to win.

A big THANK YOU! to our prize sponsors for their support:

Mitre 10 Crofton Downs

Arataki Honey

Wild Forage

Huka Honey Hive

Te Akatea Apiaries