Belinda in Bee suit Matariki celebrations 2013 5th Birthday Barn Dance The Art of Story-Telling Runner up - Wellington Airport Community Awards 2016 1st b'day celebrations - Phil and the Annas Nolan, the 100th timebank member with flatmates An amazing trade... Potluck dinner Floyd at Floyds! Grandmother’s favourite: Patatas Rebozadas 1st b'day celebrations - Lunch in the sun Launch of M12 Island Bay School Timebank Fermenting Potluck @ Sustainability Trust Shelali's Home-made Indian Cooking Wellington Airport Community Awards - Runner up Peoples Coffee Roastery Event Poster A Fine Affair - raising money for Fairtrade Fortnight Island Bay school kids learn about timebanking Newtown Hub dinner Grandmother’s favourite: Patatas Rebozadas Bakhtawar and Dorothy Great Maidens Blush Timebank launch Sewing bee Newtown conversation dinner Neighbours Day BBQ Garden working bee Margaret and Fiona making tea at the Hook, Line and Sinker film fundraiser Sewing Bee, May 2013 Zero Waste at Newtown Festival Alpha Art Studio No Sh*t Gift Shop 2016 Brooklyn hub working bee No Sh*t Gift Shop 2016 Fermenting Potluck @ Sustainability Trust 1st b'day celebrations - The Troubles Aro Valley Community Hangi - TB helpers Learning to make moisturiser 5th Birthday Barn Dance Belinda in Bee suit Aro Valley Community Hangi - Kapa Haka Peoples Coffee Roastery Event Mark inspecting the bees Sustainability Trust - Curtain/Time Banking No Sh*t Gift Shop Bryant and Olivia at the Sewing Bee Pancake Party Fermenting Potluck @ Sustainability Trust 1st b'day celebrations Island Bay potluck dinner Aro Valley Community Hangi - Lots of food Peoples Coffee Roastery Event Pop Up Chef, Tania & Organiser, Renee for A Fine Affair

Welcome to Wellington's Timebank!

Time is our currency. Our members swap skills and knowledge for credits. We trade these credits for services in our community.

Our Timebank is a great place to meet people and get help with things you can’t do. You can also learn new skills and share your talents with people.

Everyone’s time is valued equally, regardless of what skills are exchanged.

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Trouser Resurrection

My best Timebank Trade this year was the resurrection or my beautiful red trousers that were in a former incarnation,  danced and strutted with enthusiasm.

Prior to Christmas I came off my bike in spectacular fashion launching myself over the handlebars in a kind of Matrix- style, out of body experience. Unfortunately the landing was not quite so graceful, hitting the concrete on knees and elbows. Amazingly I was still alive but my beautiful red, Australian trousers were damaged beyond belief adding to my injury (see photo).

Hobbling around with no skin on both knees trying to be brave, I emailed Timebank mender extraordinaire, Gemma who came to my rescue. The thought of snazzy red shorts really did cheer me up.

What a fantastic job. Post-Christmas, displaying my knee scars with style, I celebrated by wearing them at the next Salsa night, Public bar on Courtney Place (see photo)

He rawe tāku tarau poto whero!


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