December Trading Day

The December Trading Day was relaxed with yummy food, individualized gifts, sharing recipes and playing games. Liz Downey sent over her amazing pottery from NZ, which is available through Suzanne Gallagher. Anne brought Ginger Beer and Ishka,    Kirfir. Remember...

Update on Brislets.com

Members have been having conversations about the role of the BrisLETS Website regarding potential members and current members needs, including suggestions of blogs giving simple questions and answers. Many of the widgets and plugins need updating as does WordPress...

How can we create abundant trading days?

Music lifts the soul and creates the atmosphere. Even if you don’t think you are very good but love putting smiles on peoples faces and getting their toes tapping, we would love you to come along to the trading days. It’s not a performance, you don’t...
Improving BrisLETS’ Appeal

Improving BrisLETS’ Appeal

    Brisbane Exchange Community? Brisbane Local Community Exchange? When you’re at a barbecue and you tell your friends you belong to BrisLETS, what do they say? “Bris WHAT?” It’s been observed that our name “BrisLETS” is not easily understood by the lay...

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...
Sharing, caring and fun!

Sharing, caring and fun!

Everyone is sharing — from food to bikes to tools. You can even share your pets! It saves you money; it cuts down on clutter; it creates community. So, what is real sharing? It’s not driven by profit. It’s about sharing resources, skills, knowledge and decision-making...