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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Hobart City Mission's Small Steps

A pile of quiltsHobart, TAS

Helping young women at a time of need

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Home Sweet 2017

picture of home sweet thumbnail Freshwater, NSW

Freshwater Community Bank® Branch directors recently participated in a Home Sweet 2017 charity sleepover which raised more than $120,000.

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Port Lincoln is in the money

branch manager holding bundle of cash Port Lincoln, SA

This month 15 local projects received a combined $200,000 when Port Lincoln Community Bank® branch held its annual grants awards night.

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Clunes arts boost

picture of two women with an echidna sculptureCreswick, VIC

Creswick & District Community Bank® Branch has committed its largest funding in terms of dollars in partnership with Clunes Neighbourhood House.

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It’s a $1.87 million Community Bank® playground

Thumbnail Sod Turning 1Wallan, VIC

Wallan’s Hadfield Park is the place to be for little kids and big kids alike.

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$1 million milestone reached

Thumbnail Sandringham 2Sandringham, VIC

We’ve got one million reasons to celebrate this month – and it’s all thanks to locals choosing to bank with us!

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