15 facts about the Turramurra and Lindfield Community Bank Branches

Here’s a list of 15 fun facts about our Community Bank branches, that you may not have known!

  1. We are owned and operated by a small company, Ku-ring-gai Financial Services Limited, and are a franchise of Bendigo Bank.  Locally owned, employing local people.
  2.  We have given back $2 million to the community in the form of donations, grants, sponsorships and dividends since 2003.
  3. Our Turramurra branch is the only full service bank in the suburb of Turramurra.
  4. Our staff have an accumulated total of 164 years of banking experience between them – or an average of 13.7 years per staff member.
  5. Together with the community we raised $20,750 for the farmers in the last two months.
  6. We produced the Ku-ring-gai edition of Monopoly with 100% of profits being given to local charitable organisations.
  7. Hero HQ – we matched dollar for dollar $100,000 raised in the community to outfit the newly built headquarters for the SES and RFS in 2013
  8. One of our Turramurra customers bakes us a tin of sweet treats every week.
  9. We provide friendly personalised service – we know our customers by name not by number.
  10. Our staff can volunteer at any chosen charity or organisation one day each month providing hands on support to our community.
  11. We have a defibrillator in each of our branches.
  12. We were a founding sponsor of the Turramurra Lookout Community Garden.
  13. Inside Out project – We partnered in the building of an interactive outdoor learning area at Turramurra High School in 2014
  14. Our board in run by a group of highly skilled directors who volunteer their time.
  15. Our branches recently were the subject of a film created by Studio ARTES