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Top tips for sharing the road

When we’re driving in our vehicles, we’re in our own little bubble. It’s easy to forget we must share the road with cars, trucks, caravans, trailers, motorcycles, bicycles and pedestrians. The Industry Road Safety Alliance has gathered ten top tips for sharing the road with road users of all types. Don’t cut in front Don’t…

Russell Ord Photography

Photography project to showcase Collie

The talented photographer Russell Ord, along with his wife Catherine, will be spending three days in and around Collie very soon gathering some iconic and spectacular experiential photography as part of the Collie River Valley Marketing Group’s latest project. Some examples of Russell’s work can be found here and here. As part of the package, Russell has…

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Controlled burns reducing fire hazards

Volunteer firefighters from the six Collie bushfire brigades (Allanson, Collieburn-Cardiff, Collie Preston, Williams Road, Harris River and Worsley) have been busy reducing fire hazards around Collie by conducting several controlled burns over the last fortnight. These have included planned and managed burns at Ewing Street, David Hay Street, Hull Road and Cardiff Blueberry Farm, as…

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Photography services request for proposal

Collie is an emerging tourism destination in a scenic country town within easy reach of Perth with a range of attractions, including high-quality trails, stunning blue lakes, a rich and diverse working heritage and cultural attractions. Collie River Valley Marketing (CRVM) is a not-for-profit, volunteer-run organisation with the objective to promote Collie as an attractive…

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Call for members to help promote our town

Collie River Valley Marketing (CRVM) is an industry-led, not-for-profit, volunteer-run organisation with the objective to promote Collie as an attractive place to live, visit and invest. It has a history of achieving great outcomes on a shoestring budget due to the efforts and enthusiasm of its members and volunteers, partnering with local industry and stakeholders.…

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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…

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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 outbackhorsetrails@yahoo.com.

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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…

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