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Ideas sparked for Collie’s town centre

By | 2018-11-16T14:16:29+00:00 November 16th, 2018|Business Hub, Future, Love Collie, Shire, Stories|

More than 50 local business owners, property owners and community members gathered to share their experiences and generate ideas to activate Collie’s central business district at a community workshop held last week. The CBD Revitalisation Business Connection session used a creative process to explore ways to increase foot traffic, attract new activities to fill vacant [...]

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Tell us what you love about Collie. And how we should tell the world about it.

By | 2018-11-16T13:11:32+00:00 November 16th, 2018|Business Hub, Love Collie, Shire, Stories|

The future’s bright for Collie. It’s a future filled with exciting new opportunities in industry, agriculture, tourism, leisure, technology and business. And as we look to refresh the Shire of Collie brand to reflect this new era, we’d like to find out how you, as a local resident, think we should promote our community and [...]

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Collie leads the way in waste management

By | 2018-11-16T14:15:59+00:00 November 16th, 2018|Business Hub, Love Collie, Shire, Stories|

Collie is leading the way in waste management, as one of only eight local governments in Western Australia that have introduced the third organics bin. This initiative has seen a 50 per cent reduction in waste going to landfill and is one of the reasons the Shire of Collie was nominated for the Avoid-Recover-Protect Waste [...]

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Illuminating Collie’s landscape

By | 2018-11-08T15:11:29+00:00 November 8th, 2018|Arts and culture, Community, Love Collie, Stories|

Highly talented audio-visual artist, Roly Skender of Frankensound, is shedding new light on Collie’s future as part of the Art & Tech Fest being held this coming Saturday, 10 November, in Collie’s Central Park. The artist’s brief is to “honour the past and look to the future”, as part of Operation Next Gen, a two-year [...]

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Collie Futures Small Grants Program

By | 2018-06-19T12:39:57+00:00 June 19th, 2018|News|

The Collie Futures Small Grants Program has been launched to drive economic growth and stimulate job creation in the South West town of Collie. Through the Collie Futures Small Grants Program, organisations can apply for grants from $5,000 to $250,000 to support local opportunities in a range of industries. Applications for the first round close [...]

Warm welcome to Collie for delegates

By | 2018-06-19T12:36:57+00:00 June 19th, 2018|News|

Two of our youngest Operation Next Gen ambassadors, SummaLee Woods and Wil Massara, took a leading role in welcoming delegates to the Critical Horizons Conference the evening beforehand. Nothing like a bit of Virtual Reality to provide entertainment on a cold and dark night. Anna and the team at at Motorplex provided a wonderful networking [...]

Collie Business Capacity Assessment – an opportunity to capture a snapshot of our current status and plan for the future

By | 2018-06-19T11:52:17+00:00 June 19th, 2018|News|

Businesses, government entities and not-for-profits currently based and operating in Collie & Districts are warmly encouraged to participate in this important survey commissioned by the Shire of Collie. We know you are busy and we have made this as simple and quick as possible with lots of tick box answers. It will only take about [...]