BREAZE partners with groups and organisations within the Ballarat area that have a natural affilliation due to their goals and values.

Probono services are also provided by local organisations, and we thank them for their expertise.  We encourage members to support the companies supporting our Sustainability and Environment.

Bank Australia

Bank Australia - Affinity Program

BREAZE is partnered with Bank Australia through their Affinity Program.

Why? We want to support a Bank with similar ideals to ours.

Bank Australia LogoWe want people to divest from fossil fuel.

  • Bank Australia does not and will not directly invest in the fossil fuel industry.

We want companies to be carbon neutral

  • Bank Australia is carbon neutral

We want companies to be socially and environmentally responsible

  • Bank Australia was named Socially Responsible Mutual Institution for 2015 by Money Magazine


We want a bank that supports us locally

  • Bank Australia through the Affinity Program will support Social Solar by BREAZE

Bank Australia is now offering a basic home loan rate of 3.98%pa1 (4.02%p.a. 2 comparison rate). (Redraw Available3) (Loan repayment pause4 available)


If you are with one of the big four banks, and you consider yourself environmentally responsible, you should consider switching now.SS by BREAZE Small Sunny without logos 2015 10 15

If you switch your home loan, or take out a new home loan through the Affinity Program, BREAZE will receive 0.4% from Bank Australia. It won’t affect your interest rate, fees or loan structure in any way. At least 50% of this will be used in the BREAZE’s Social Solar by BREAZE.

If you would like to know more please contact Paul Tant - 03 5320 0708

1 mecu Limited ABN 21 087 651 607 AFSL/Australian Credit Licence Number 238431 trading as Bank Australia.
Terms, conditions, fees and charges apply.
Loans subject to normal lending criteria and approval.
Rates apply to applications received from 04/04/2016 however are subject to change at anytime. Check for the latest rates. Offer available to new and existing borrowers. Excludes investment loans. For existing borrowers the new loan funds must exceed $100,000.
Borrowers must transfer their full salary credit to a Bank Australia account to be eligible for the basic home loan – salary credit rate of 3.98%. For self employed borrowers, in lieu of a salary credit a minimum $2,000 per month deposit to a Bank Australia account is required. If a full salary credit is not established the rate will be 4.10%.

2 The Comparison Rate is based on a loan of $150,000 for 25 years.
Fees and charges may be applicable.
WARNING: This comparison rate is true only for the examples given and may not include all fees and charges. Different terms, fees or other loan amounts might result in a different comparison rate.

3 Redraw. A $25 redraw fee is payable for each redraw transaction.
Minimum redraw of $500 applies. Redraw not available during an interest only or fixed period.

4 Repayment Pause. Loans must be established for a full 12 months and a maximum Loan to Value Ratio of 90% (Family-Pause) or 90% (Eco-Pause) applies. Pausing repayments will result in interest continuing to accrue on the loan, potentially increasing the term of your loan. Full conditions available from Bank Australia.