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Collie plays host to ATV Nationals

Australia’s fastest ATV racers will descend upon the Collie Motorcycle Club at Stockton Park to compete in another epic battle to see who will be crowned the 2018 ATV National Champion in their respective class. Quad Riders Western Australia (QRWA) along with Collie Motorcycle Club will host the 2018 Australian ATV Nationals from 5-7 October…

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Watercolour exhibition a kaleidoscope of colour

A group of 13 friends is unveiling their latest artworks in an exhibition at the Collie Art Gallery, opening this Friday. The artists, who are all members of the WA Watercolour Society, exhibited previously at the Collie Art Gallery in November 2016. They enjoyed their experience so much, they have decided to hold another exhibition,…

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Looking at road safety through children’s eyes at Christmas Launch

Two Collie-based artists were selected to feature in the Industry Road Safety Alliance’s 2019 Road Safety Calendar, unveiled at a Christmas Road Safety Launch held in Harvey this week. The Industry Road Safety Alliance South West called out to young artists throughout the region to submit artwork that helped to keep road safety on the…

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Reducing waste a community priority

The Shire of Collie has reaffirmed its commitment to the responsible management of waste, with the adoption of new policies that will pave the way for a re-use shop at the Shire’s landfill facility and reduce its consumption of single-use plastics. The Collie community is already exceeding its 2020 waste diversion targets through the three-bin…

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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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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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Is your best friend vaccinated?

A Collie Veterinary Services spokesperson is urging all dog owners to ensure their pets are vaccinated for parvovirus. “Parvo is back. In truth, it never left. The excellent record that we previously had in Collie until a couple of years ago is simply a thing of the past. We have yet another dog in our…

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Find adventure that’s fresh, fun and fin-free

Collie’s iconic multi-discipline endurance event is back to see some of Western Australia’s most dedicated athletes battle it out. The South32 Collie Adventure Race is being held 13 and 14 October 2018. This year is the eighteenth consecutive year of the competition, but only the second year to be held over two days. All legs…

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Don’t miss the annual Collie Show

The annual Unity Bank Collie Show is being held 8am-10pm, Saturday, 17 November. With all your agricultural show favourites, including sideshow alley, showbags and markets,  and a massive display of local art, craft and other talent on show in the pavillion. There is heaps to see and do, including the Ivan Soloman sheep dog display,…

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