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Historics back at the Motorplex

Round 4 of the Historic Competition Motorcycle Club Championship is coming to the Collie Motorplex this weekend, 21 and 22 July. More than 100 competitors will be competing in classes of bikes from 1930s to moderns, juniors and even sidecars. Racers range in age from 12 to 70. Bring the family along to watch some…

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Champions test the track this weekend.

This Friday and Saturday are Champion’s Ride Days, which are the perfect opportunity to take your bike on the track to ride at your own pace in a safe and controlled environment. Champion’s Ride Days are not race or practice days, they are leisure days. With graded groups and plenty of safety measures, this kind…

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Country musician achieves fashion dreams

Collie’s beloved country musician, Kate Hindle, has shown she’s a multi-faceted talent on all stages of all kinds. Kate was awarded the WA sash for Miss Fashion Week Australia, earning her the right to compete in the Melbourne finals. Kate’s performance in the photo shoot, interview, formalwear, activewear and black wear with a catwalk categories,…

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Ideas sparked for Collie’s town centre

More than 50 local business owners, property owners and community members gathered to share their experiences and generate ideas to activate Collie’s central business district at a community workshop held last week. The CBD Revitalisation Business Connection session used a creative process to explore ways to increase foot traffic, attract new activities to fill vacant…

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Drive safely for the ones you love

Despite significant road improvements and ongoing awareness campaigns, too many people continue to be killed or seriously injured on our roads. A new project in the South West is hoping to curb this trend by reminding drivers of the reasons they should make every journey a safe one. The Industry Road Safety Alliance South West…

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Hear the latest in economic development for Collie

Business Connection

Find out what’s being done to strengthen Collie’s small business sector at the next instalment in the Shire of Collie’s Business Connection series, being held 6-8pm, Wednesday, 8 May 2019. At the free information session, you’ll receive an update on economic development activities and hear about the exciting projects on the drawing board, plus a…

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Looking for work?

Job hunting just got easier with the launch of the new Job Portal as part of the Collie Hub. Thanks to generous support from Job Portal sponsors Synergy, South West Development Commission and Premier Coal, find quick access to job opportunities on offer in Collie. Browse through the diverse range of opportunities, whether it be…

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Collie’s biggest arty party kicks off this week

For ten days in September, Collie comes alive for FESTIV ARTY, our biggest arty party, now in its 29th year. The flurry of activity starts this Friday night, with the official opening for artists and invited guests, unveiling the work of local artists and artisans that will be on show throughout the festival at the…

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Vibrant display of rural life in Southern China

Head along to the the Collie Art Gallery for the official opening of the latest exhibition, a delightfully vibrant display of rural life in Jiaxing, Bunbury’s Friendship City, being held 6-8pm, Friday, 18 October 2019. Xiuzhou is a district located in Jiaxing, Bunbury’s Friendship City, and is a typical canal town in Southern China. For…

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Get into the Christmas spirit at the Collie Christmas Pageant

Now that Halloween is over, it’s time to start thinking about Christmas. It’s only 45 days until the best Christmas Pageant in the South West, on from 2pm, Saturday, 21 December in Forrest St and Central Park, Collie. The highlight of the Pageant is the ever-popular street parade at 6-7pm. Floats of all shapes and…

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