Our Branch

A group of interested Korean community members was briefed by Bendigo Bank on 30 June 2001 in relation to the proposal to establish the Strathfield Community Bank® Branch and a committee was formed to evaluate the proposal.

A preliminary public meeting was held to discuss the Community Bank® concept and the steps required to establish a Community Bank® Branch of Bendigo Bank at Strathfield. As a result‚ the committee engaged an independent consultant to conduct the feasibility study in relation to the proposal.

The results of the study were presented to the committee at a meeting held on 16 October 2001 and it was unanimously voted to proceed towards the establishment of Strathfield Community Bank® Branch.

Our depositors are protected under the Australian Government’s Financial Claims Scheme (FCS) which provides protection and quick access to deposits made with a bank, building society or credit union in the unlikely event that one of these institutions fails. Find out more here.