Through BrisLETS you will also meet friendly, generous, caring people who value trading locally in just about anything.
There are trade events every month across Brisbane, is there one near you? Check out our calendar to find a trading event in your area.
Welcome to ‘Green Talks in the Park’ which will be held on the last Sunday of each month throughout 2018!
Jenn Wallace will be presenting a talk on the gentle art of verbal self defense.
We look forward to new and exciting conversations and learning with, and from each other. No units required on Sunday but there may be a small unit requirement to acknowledge guest contributions in the future. Thank you for helping to make the ‘Green Talks in the Park’ a new year reality. We look forward to seeing you every Fourth Sunday at Oxley Creek Common in Rocklea! CLICK HERE FOR MORE INFORMATION
Debby and Storm (BrisLETs members)
Park and enter on Rookwood Avenue. This is a great venue St Davids offers us in return for some favours like some gardening. They give us their indoor hall which has a kitchenette, tv screen & piano, out door area and playground for kids. Good street visibility and easy parking.
A Hub Day like this is primarily for members to meet and greet members in their Area, chat, share a lunch or snack, learn and trade a bit. Feel free to bring anything you want to trade, be it food, services or goods. If you’re selling food, a nice thing to do is offer samples for lunch.
11am – Advisory Body discussion group – Unit Budgetting and Local Pay initiative.
12pm – Shared lunch; social time.
1pm – Trading & Learning. Who we are and what we trade. Q & A Learning more about how to use CES and what LETS is. Help and training on using CES, etc.
2pm -Member Activation Drive results; collating and updating the database. This if for those who were involved in the calling tree; please come along and help make use of all the results. We’ll need to decide what to do with dormant accounts.
Any member can create a Hub event like this and have it advertised in the Events Update email and on the website. This 1st-Sunday-of-the-month event can be replicated by any BrisLETS member by logging into CES and finding your neighbours in the Members Map.
12pm – 4pm Trading
Don’t forget if you can offer a Service at our Trading Days, let us know if you are coming and we can give you some free advertising in the events update email that is sent out one week before the TD. Please contact the events team.
If you have any goods that you would like to advertise in the events update email. Please contact the events team.
HINT: Smart traders browse our lists of offers & wants in advance and arrange to meet the trader at the meeting to hand over the goods.
What to bring to this trading event:
Trading record sheet and pen or data-enabled smartphone, tablet or laptop to put through transactions immediately
Goods to trade
Promotional material of services you are offering
$20 joining fee if you don’t yet have a BrisLETS account, CLICK HERE to download a membership form.
Thankyou Alison, you will forever remain in our memory and hearts.
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