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Add your muscle to get the track open

Motoring South West is calling on able-bodied motorsports enthusiasts to get behind their efforts to open the extension to the track, by participating in a Busy Bee on Saturday, 11 August. Volunteers will meet at the Motorplex from 7am to help with the final tasks required to allow the recent track extension to be licensed…

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Big early response to heated pool survey

There has been an overwhelming response to a survey being conducted to assess Collie people’s views on the addition of a heated pool at the Collie Mineworkers Memorial Pool site. One hundred and eighty-four people completed the survey in its first day, with more than 5,000 visits to the survey site. Shire president Cr Sarah…

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Work of Bright Sparks on show

See what the best and brightest student artists at Collie Senior High School have been working on at the annual Bright Sparks exhibition at the Collie Art Gallery. The exhibition features a variety of works created by the students of the Collie Senior High School. Students have used a range of mediums and the exhibition…

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Tip passes to be provided for community clean-ups

The Shire of Collie is providing complimentary tip passes for members of the community who are conducting organising community clean-ups in the shire. A single-entry tip pass will be provided from the Shire of Collie administration building for free disposal of waste collected during the clean-up. Clean-up volunteers are urged to consider personal safety and…

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New strips for junior basketballers

The Collie & Districts Community Bank was proud to be able to provide new shirts for the Collie junior basketball teams. The branch contributed $1,000 towards the cost of new shirts, which bear Bendigo Bank logos. The shirts will stay in the club for approximately the next six years, therefore providing plenty of exposure for the…

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Black Diamond Lake feasibility study underway

Collie River Valley Marketing Inc (CRVM) has engaged Harley Dykstra to undertake a feasibility study of the area known as Black Diamond Lake situated at Allanson. The purpose of the feasibility study is to review the existing and potential future use around Black Diamond Lake, especially for tourist purposes, and to resolve current issues such…

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National Tree Planting Day

The Friends of the Collie River in conjunction with the Shire of Collie and Collie Rotary Club are holding a planting session at 9am, Saturday, 27 July 2019, meeting at David-Hay Street. The planting will enhance the newly constructed Collie River Trail. Bring a hat and gloves, everything else is supplied. For further information, please…

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Roundhouse Conservation Project calling for expressions of interest

Local firm HRE Consulting has been awarded the project management of the Collie Roundhouse Conservation project, and is keen to ensure local contractors have opportunity to express interest for work. Expressions of Interest will be published on the Collie Hub platform this week for initial identified scopes of work for the project that will prepare…

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New playground for George!

The Collie Pool now has a range of inflatable playground equipment to complement George, our resident Watch around Water inflatable friend. Visitors to the Collie Pool will be able to enjoy George’s playground which features a large Octo Ring, a Rocker, Barrels of Fun and mini Poly Rings.  In addition, the new heat pumps now…

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Opportunities for our leaders of tomorrow

The Australian Rural Leadership Foundation is partnering with the Regional Australia Institute to deliver the Leadership For Our Regions program in South West WA in February and April 2020. We are seeking applications from individuals who reside in this region who want to challenge themselves, develop their collaborative networks and explore the role of leadership…

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