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Sport and Recreation

Velodrome nitro racing fundraiser

For the first time, nitro buggy racing is coming to the Collie Velodrome, this Saturday from 10am. The Radio Rally Club is bring its track and jumps for a one-day nitro buggy racing event in the middle of the velodrome. This event is raising funds to build a more permanent nitro track at the Collie…

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Keep the “Donnybrook” tradition alive.

Entries are now open for the Collie Community Bank Collie to Donnybrook & Return Cycling Classic and the Bendigo Bank Criterium. The Collie to Donnybrook and Return Cycling Classic is one of Australia’s road cycling classics. The race, which began in 1925, is the only true remaining handicap event in WA. It is steeped in…

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Motorplex hosts State Road Racing Championships

Round 4 of the Hydroquip 2019 WA State Championships is being held this Sunday, 13 October, at the Collie Motorplex. Practice from 9am, racing from 11am, with classes including Superbikes, Supersports, Sidecars, Production and Clubman. Gates open at 9am, with FREE entry for spectators and canteen open from 7am. For competitors, entry lists, pit bay allocations…

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Collie Basketball Season 2019/20

Collie Basketball Association (CBA) is set to commence the season on Monday, 14 October. Registrations for players will open on Monday 2nd September. CBA fees have not increased this year and a junior is $140, Senior A Men/Women $190, B grade $120. There have been some changes to the structure of the new season with…

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Coalfields 500 on at the Collie Motorplex

There’s another BIG weekend coming up at the Collie Motorplex with the Coalfields 500 Race & Regularity Event 19-20 October is the Coalfields 500 with more than 100 cars competing in Formula Classic, Formula Vee and Historic Touring Cars along with four Regularity classes which will showcase Ford Cortina’s, Escorts, Minis, Falcons, Toranas, Commodores, Porsches,…

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Collie River Trail parkrun

Collie River Trail parkrun is a free, weekly, timed 5km walk, jog or run. Starting from Soldiers Park at 8am every Saturday, the course is two loops of the Collie River Trail from bridge to bridge. This volunteer-run event is open to all. Register at www.parkrun.com/register, print off your barcode and you are ready to…

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Banking on Collie Motorplex’s future

An impressive footbridge recently opened at the Collie Motorplex was made possible thanks to a $495,000 grant from the Collie & Districts Community Bank. The new footbridge will allow spectators to safely cross the track to viewing areas during racing. Previously spectators used a tunnel that was shared with vehicles, which posed a safety risk.…

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Collie, Move Your Body!

If you’re over 50, come along to the launch of the Move Your Body program, a Stay on Your Feet initiative. The program will help build your balance and improve your strength to help reduce falls. Listen to guest speakers, find out information about local clubs for seniors, enjoy some morning tea and sign up…

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HSV/Porsche Clubs Autokhana and Sprint at Collie Motorplex

An action-packed weekend at the Collie Motorplex this weekend, with an Autokhana event on Saturday and a club sprint event on Sunday. Plenty of track action with some quick cars getting around the track. Saturday’s action starts at 11.30am, and Sunday’s kicks off at 9am. Free entry for spectators and canteen open both days. For…

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Nominations open for Sports Person of the Year Awards

Nominations for all categories in the Shire of Collie’s 2019 Sport Awards and nominations for Wall of Champions inductees are open. We encourage sporting clubs and individuals to consider nominating athletes or club persons you consider worthy recipients of these awards. Sports Person of The Year Junior Sports Person of The Year Volunteer of the…

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