There are Users, and there are Members…

There are Users, and there are Members… In BrisLETS, there has long been an assumption that opening an account on CES to trade and joining BrisLETS are one and the same thing. But are they really? And should they be? What if they were quite distinct? What if anyone...

Community Trading Day in December

December’s Market Day on Sunday the 16th at The Peace Hall was as well attended as ever and donations to come Hall hire was more generous than ever. The Christmas spirit of giving shone through. We enjoyed beautiful spread of various plates for our shared lunch,...

South Hub Day – Summer Solstice Celebration

Summer Solstice – the middle of Summer A natural alternative to Christmas When: 23/12/2018 @ 12:00 pm – 3:00 pm Where: St David’s Neighbourhood Centre 68 Orange Grove Rd Coopers Plains What a delightful day this was, albeit intimate! Good conversation, good food...

The Edge & Brisbane Tool Library

Yesterday I popped in to The Edge to see the Brisbane Tool Library‘s new home.   Sabrina Chakori, Founder and organiser at reception.   The Edge is part of the State Library of Queensland and on the ground floor was under-utilised storage space, which BTL moved...

Travelling on LETS/CES

Earlier this year I spent 6 weeks traveling in the UK, France and Germany. Knowing that CES is global, I was keen to use my credit in whatever way I could, so I did some research before I left to prepare for it. I hope this story helps others use their credit...