Community stories


Across Australian towns, regional cities and metropolitan suburbs to date $165 million has been reinvested back into local communities. And this figure is growing every day across the country.

Take a look at some of the local stories and find out more about how Australia’s Community Bank® network is working to make your town, city and suburb an even better place to live, work, play and of course, bank.


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Dogged persistence in Healesville

picture of branch manager with lady and her dogHealesville, VIC

Healesville’s story is one of dogged persistence and determination to provide the Community Bank® branch we envisaged in 2009 in the aftermath of the Black Saturday bushfires.

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Coolheads fundraising … we’re almost there

picture of two men with cool scalping machine and big chequeRingwood East & Heathmont, VIC

The call out for the last remaining $25,000 has gone out to the local community to ensure Maroondah Hospital can purchase a second Coolheads Scalp Cooling machine.

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Grant funding in action

picture of boat and trailerRye, VIC

Once the Community Bank® money has been handed over, it’s always satisfying to see that funding in action.

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Work experience that works

picture of people in op shopSandringham, VIC

The Holland Foundation is quietly doing a wonderful job in our community and we’re proud to help them.

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Sports for everyone in Sandringham

picture of line of footy boys from behindSandringham, VIC

A healthy community is a happy community and that’s certainly the case in Sandringham.

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Community scholarships a winner

picture of bank chequeWoori Yallock, VIC

Once again our Community Bank® branch is proud to support locals off to university for the 2017 tertiary year.

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