Mountain Bike trail ‘absolutely amazing for our town’

Lindy Schneider Local Life, News, UYCE

  Mountain Bike trail ‘absolutely amazing for our town’ – In The Age today! Warburton would become one of Australia’s premier locations for mountain bike riding under a plan to make nearly 100 kilometres of new bike trails in the bush near the town. The local council is seeking $3 million from the state government towards the project, which would …

‘Upper Yarra – My Place, My Community’ 2015

Lindy Schneider Events, Local Life, News, UYCE

 ‘Upper Yarra – My Place, My Community’ The fourth annual ‘Upper Yarra – My Place, My Community’ photo exhibition is now accepting entries. At Warburton and Yarra Junction & District Community Bank® branches we’re looking for 12 winning photographs, which capture the Upper Yarra Valley, that will be used to create one winning calendar for 2016. Entries open 8 June 2015 and close on 17 …

Welcome Lisa to the Warburton team

Lindy Schneider News, UYCE

Welcome Lisa to the Warburton team Next time you pop into our Warburton branch you will notice a new face! We are very proud to introduce to you Ms Lisa Edwards, our new Warburton branch manager. Lisa started late last week and is looking forward to meeting our existing customers and helping out lots of new customers. She is also …

Warburton Community Bank® celebrates 15 years of community service

Lindy Schneider Events, Local Life, News, UYCE

Warburton Community Bank® celebrates 15 years of community service Upper Yarra, Tuesday 25 February 2015: The Warburton Community Bank® Branch reaches a wonderful milestone of fifteen years of operations on 25 February 2015. Happy Birthday! One of only twenty Community Bank branches in Australia at the time, the Warburton Community Bank branch model of doing business was an innovative solution …

Community Bank® announces 2015 Scholarships for not one but THREE local students

Lindy Schneider News, UYCE, Youth

Community Bank® announces 2015 Scholarships for not one but THREE local students Upper Yarra, Tuesday, 10 February 2015: Three students from the Upper Yarra area have received a great boost to their education with today’s announcement of the recipients of the Scholarship 2015 program, provided by the Warburton and Yarra Junction Community Bank® Branches. The three students are: Miss Kaitlyn …

Thank you for being part of our year

Lindy Schneider Local Life, News, UYCE

Our staff, directors and teams members wish everyone a happy and restful festive season. Thank you for being part of our year – as customers, as sponsorship recipients and as the community in which we all live and share life. This year we contributed $370,000 to almost 80 community groups. This brings our total sponsorship offer since 2001 to $2.6 …

How has community banking touched your life in 2014?

Lindy Schneider Local Life, News, UYCE

How has community banking touched your life in 2014? This year, we have supported local life with close to $370,000 in sponsorship funding invested in almost 80 community groups or activities. It is our hope that every member of this community has benefited from community banking and know that for many of you there will be multiple examples on the …

Congratulate Kieren Devisser – winner of our Youth Initiative award

Lindy Schneider News, UYCE, Youth

Congratulate Kieren Devisser – winner of our Youth Initiative award Upper Yarra, Thursday 29 November, 2014: The Ian De La Rue Youth Initiative Award has been awarded to Yarra Junction based Kieren Devisser. As part of an ongoing 2014 Youth Initiative program, Warburton and Yarra Junction Community Bank® Branches acknowledges annually the contribution to our community made by a local …

In the community Christmas Spirit

Lindy Schneider Local Life, News, UYCE

    In the community Christmas Spirit We are please to announce the ‘Best Dressed Window in town’ competition. Encourage your favourite retailer to participate in the community spirit of Christmas!

Annual Report 2014

Lindy Schneider News, UYCE

Annual Report 2014 The Upper Yarra Community Enterprise Annual Report 2014 for the Warburton and Yarra Junction Community Bank Branches has now been issued. You can access the online version here or pop into either the Warburton or Yarra Junction branches to obtain your copy. Our shareholders will receive their copies in the mail.