[plug] [Fwd: ....A small favour to ask .....]

Leon Brooks leon at brooks.smileys.net
Mon May 3 15:02:43 WST 1999

Anthony J. Breeds-Taurima wrote:
> On Fri, 30 Apr 1999, Leon Brooks wrote:
> > I asked about Health Department facilities in East Perth.

> > Plusses are:

> > * Video projector is available
> > * Vending machines are available
> > * If the numbers are steady, canteen will be available
> > * Very close to Claisebrook station
> > * Very close to the East Perth termini of many busses
> > * Good vehicle and handicapped access

> > Minuses are:

> > * Not available for next three meetings
> > * $150 per day booking fee (but can have it all day, might be useful for
> > other things)

> > Unsigneds are:

> > * Seats for about 50 people in two rooms if partition between them put
> > away

> > --
> > Vital papers will demonstrate their vitality by moving from where
> > you left them to where you can't find them.

> > If we can get a better (for computers) venue than Fast eddy's, next
> > meeting I will demo PHP and some of the things that you can do with it.
> > I'll try for the Health Dept lecture theatre near Claisebrook train
> > station.

> I have spoken to Peter at "Compital" and he basically said that he isn't
> interested in hosting PLUG, Until we can meet certain conditions.  His
> conditions were more than fair BUT they will require some work/time on our
> behalf.  That is however another conversation.  I need to confrim with my boss
> BUT I should be able to hold a meeting here.

> Location:
> Canning College Computing Centre (Very close to Curtin)
>   some parking
>   quit close to busses ... catch the aradale train from Perth get off at
>   oats street.  catch the number 98 from there to curtin and walk the
>   remaining 500-6000 metres. [600m? - LB]

> Pros:
>  Coffee
>  Net connection / either live of f/w'd

> Conns:
>  way south of the river
>  NO food.

> I know we've had this debate before, where people NoR want the meeting NoR and
> the same is to be said for the SoR crowd.  We also agreed for things to be
> fair we should hold the meeting in the CBD.  I fully agree on these points.

> I'm not suggesting that we hold ALL tuesday meetings here BUT Leon has the
> time and the inclination to do a prepaired talk for us and I think it would be
> ashame to miss out .... perhaps if Leon could manage it .... he could repeat
> his talk at the May UCC meet for those who can't attend the May "tuesday"
> meeting.

> right that is my  $0.02 worth ... what say you all ....

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lacking zero, they had no way to indicate successful termination of
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