BSL is a hub for events and discussions to advance our goal of an Australia free of poverty.
This workshop introduces how superannuation works, what it is compulsory and how you can benefit from looking after it. We'll also cover the recent changes to superannuation and where to go for more information.Learn more
This workshop covers the hidden cost of using credit and how to make sure you are using the credit in a way that benefits you.Learn more
This introductory workshop cover how to make SMART financial goals and how using them helps you plan for success!Learn more
Ever wanted to just find out what investing is all about? This short workshop will give the basic vocabulary and understanding about investing. Note this this workshop will not advise you on an investment strategy.Learn more
Superannuation: Understanding your retirement fund - Financial Empowerment & Resilience Network (FERN) workshop
This workshop is all about Australian superannuation schemes and how they work and how important the choices you make are. We also cover associated topics, such as the various types of insurance which may be included in your superannuation package.Learn more
Some people say, “never spend money you don’t have,” and others find this is impossible for them. How can we use credit wisely? By being well informed, which is what you’ll be when attending this workshop.Learn more
We are all consumers – did you know that we have rights? This workshop covers “7 Golden Rules” and discusses consumer rights and what to do when something goes wrong.Learn more
They say a goal is a dream plus a plan. This workshop is about how to create SMART financial goals and how to reach them. For financial wellbeing, it starts here.Learn more
There’s been a ‘digital revolution’ when it comes to managing finances online. This workshop covers topics including privacy and protecting your digital identity, finding trustworthy financial information and online securityLearn more
In this workshop, we cover how tax works in Australia, what happens when we start work regarding income tax. We’ll introduce what tax returns are when they need to be filed, and what the Australian Tax Office does. We’ll cover a little bit about what’s new in 2021 and where to go for more help.Learn more
Our calendar includes seminars, information sessions and workshops on our programs and services. Since COVID-19 many of our events are being held online. Please contact us to find out how events are affected.
Named after former BSL Executive Director Geoffrey Sambell, the Sambell Oration is an annual forum for sharing ideas that advance a fairer Australia.
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Brotherhood Talks is a conversation series discussing evidence and research across a range of topics from housing affordability to climate justice. Sign up to receive email alerts for research events below. You can also enjoy our Brotherhood Talks podcast, drawn from the events on Apple Podcasts , Soundcloud or Spotify and on our website