Introducing our new Website Administrator – Holger

I have been a member of BrisLETS since about 2009 when I first moved to Brisbane, and came across BrisLETS by chance, as an example of an operating alternative currency, which I find very interesting conceptually. I generally offer various services, mainly to do with...

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...

Join BrisLETS

Through BrisLETS you will also meet friendly, generous, caring people who value trading locally in just about anything. Please...

Vale Liz Stanhope

Member #0138, joined in 1991, Active 28 yrs. Liz lived her vision of BrisLETS – contributing from her life experience, enhancing her circumstances using goods and services from LETS, recycling and repurposing, added value to all she did to enhance the value for...

November Trading Day

This month we will be paying tribute to the ongoing contribution of Liz Stanhope over the last 28 years. This month also is the anniversary of Alison’s passing. Over a shared lunch, we will reflect on what these ladies did that supported the LETS Vision, and how...

How can we create abundant trading days?

Trading days allow members to put names to faces, and especially if you are looking for someone to house sit or baby/pet sit, you get to see potential trading members in a safe interactive setting. We have an amazing diversity of interests within our members –...

October Trading Day

We had spirited trading, with new members and long time members returning. Marg was kindly modelling new member Sarah’s natural handmade range. Michael started his regular Tai Chi workshops which we enjoyed, and will increase our fitness with his ongoing sessions each...

Constitution Amendments (cont.)

(continued from the March GM Constitutional amendment round of voting) By Simon Cole, Chair. The General Meeting on 17 of March was a good learning experience. Successful amendments were noted in the April NewsLETS, along with some that weren’t. Since then,...

Members hiding gems

By Liz Stanhope Brisbane LETs has many members offering a host of useful goods and services … … only no one knows about them. Nor do these members know what’s happening, or why. Here’s how it works When you list an item that you offer, you have a choice of it...