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John Vlasich, Peter McCarthy, Ian Bushell

Funding for local Men’s Shed

The Collie Men’s Shed will receive $3000 under the Morrison Government’s National Shed Development Program to support men’s health and well being. Federal Member for O’Connor welcomed the funding, which will be used to purchase an automatic dust extraction system. “Now more than ever, Men’s Sheds offer men a critical avenue for social support and…


Horse Riding School

Outback Horse Trails is set to start operations in Cardiff in September. The brand new horse riding school in Cardiff will be offering lessons, trail rides and pony rides. For more information, or bookings, contact 0429 476 674 or email

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Shire of Collie waste collection calendar now digital

In an effort to further reduce waste, the Shire of Collie is transitioning to being as paperless as possible and this year has elected to provide the 2020- 2021 Waste Calendar primarily in digital format. The calendar can be downloaded to your computer, tablet or phone for easy access wherever you are. A small quantity…

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Dont Trust Your Tired Self

The Industry Road Safety Alliance is partnering with South West Roadwise Committees and the Road Safety Commission to better understand drivers’ knowledge and attitude around fatigue and help avoid the impacts of driving while tired. Did you know that 70 per cent of serious crashes involve fatigue? Or that being awake for 17-19 hours renders…

Collie Re-Use Shop

Collie Re-Use Shop

The Shire of Collie Re-use Shop is open for business. Have you got unwanted items that are still in pretty good nick? Bring them to the Re-Use Shop so they can find a new lease on life! Items sell fast, so why not check out what’s available when you are drop off anything that can…

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Mining truck painted pink for breast cancer

Yancoal Australia’s Premier Coal operation is digging deep and gone pink for breast cancer awareness by painting a haul truck tray bright pink. With a few people at the mine watching family go through cancer treatment and an employee recently diagnosed, this new paint job is a sign of Premier Coal’s drive to raise awareness…


Collie’s emergency services projects poised to create jobs, help community safety

The McGowan Government has unveiled the first stages of a multi-million-dollar investment package for two new facilities that will strengthen the manufacturing industry in Collie and the South-West region, and improve emergency services management throughout the area. Location of Collie’s new $13.4 million emergency services management centre announced Work to begin next month on construction…


Work due to start this year on Collie’s $2m indoor swimming pool

The Shire of Collie has advertised the tender for the detailed design of the project and is aiming to award the construction contract in October, with construction anticipated to commence before the end of the year. Tender for design of Collie’s new public swimming pool advertised State Government committed $2 million for the year-round, heated…

Do you want to grow your business? Do you need to boost your idea?

Well, Meshpoints is bringing Plus Eight Sprint to Regional WA! Plus Eight Sprint is an eight week skills development program where business owners can explore new ideas, learn new concepts and discover what opportunities are available for their business growth. Sound like you? Click here to keep reading!

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