There are so many things for you and your family to see and do in and around the picturesque Shire of Collie. Search for events that interest you by using the categories to filter the calendar, or navigate to the dates that suit you, or subscribe to our weekly e-newsletter, Whispers from the Valley, to get events delivered straight to your inbox. Email whispers@collierivervalley.com.au to find out how to promote your event.
Oct
19
Thu
2017
Leon Pericles @ Collie Art Gallery
Oct 19 @ 10:00 am – 4:00 pm

Leon Pericles is an acclaimed Western Australian printmaker and painter who has exhibited his work internationally since 1969.

Oct
20
Fri
2017
St Brigid’s Play Café @ St Brigid's Kindergarten
Oct 20 @ 9:00 am – 11:00 am

Children and parents learn together at the weekly Play Café, held every Friday during school terms.

It’s a great way to help your pre-Kindy child prepare for Kindergarten.  All welcome!  Call 9734 1097 for further details.

Weekly Playgroups @ Child and Parent Centre
Oct 20 @ 9:00 am – 11:00 am

Join us for our weekly supported playgroups. They are a great way to meet other families in the community and to encourage your child to learn through play.

Please bring a water bottle and a piece of fruit to share for morning tea.

Monday’s playgroup:

Magical Moments playgroup is great for children, parents, grandparents and carers to play, learn and have fun together through an assortment of activities, and without the hustle and bustle of the outside world.

Tuesday’s playgroup:

Early Learning playgroup encourages learning through play, fun activities and encourages children to follow basic routines, getting them ready for school.

It also encourages parents and children to socialise with others in the community.

Friday’s playgroup:

Come and join Danielle to discover how to learn and grow with nature. There will be gardening, growing, harvesting, and wholesome cooking as well as lots of fun and learning. Don’t forget to bring a piece of fruit to share for morning tea.

For more information telephone 9734 3364 or visit childandparentcentres.wa.edu.au/collie-valley

Document Witnessing @ Collie Courthouse
Oct 20 @ 9:30 am – 12:00 pm
Document Witnessing @ Collie Courthouse | Collie | Western Australia | Australia

If you need to have a document witnessed, a regular Document Witnessing Centre is available at the Margaretta Wilson Centre on Mondays, Wednesdays, Thursdays and Fridays.

If you are unable to attend a Document Witnessing Centre, you can contact a JP who lives or works in your area by using the search facility below. There are JPs in most of Western Australia’s suburbs and towns, as well as in other states and some foreign countries.

When contacting JPs, please keep in mind they are volunteers who provide their services to the community free of charge. While they make themselves available as much as possible, they have the same type of work and personal commitments as any other person.

For more information, head to the Department of Justice website.

Collie Justice of the Peace:-

Mrs Wendy Hoskins            9734 3827 or 0427343828

Mr Ian Miffling                     9734 1826

Mrs Janice Ramshaw         9734 2326 or 0414553972

Mr Geoffrey Wilks               9734 1846 or 0437155536

Brian & Joan Harrison         0428786025

Mrs Nola Green                   9734 2199 or 0431643176

Mr Bruce Marshall               9734 1134 or 0427322004

Mike Booth                          9734 1964 or 0418931646

 

Leon Pericles @ Collie Art Gallery
Oct 20 @ 10:00 am – 4:00 pm

Leon Pericles is an acclaimed Western Australian printmaker and painter who has exhibited his work internationally since 1969.

Happy Spaces Support Group @ Collie PCYC
Oct 20 @ 12:30 pm – 2:30 pm
Happy Spaces Support Group @ Collie PCYC | Collie | Western Australia | Australia

Would you like a little joy in your Friday?

Come and join Natalie Veal for Happy Spaces Support Group each week.

Nat focuses on fun arty projects with participants to learn new skills and calming past times to take home and brighten their homes, creating happy spaces.

Arty ideas can be shared with family, young and old, creating happy connections.

If you, or anyone you know, has suffered loss, trauma, an accident, are in recovery, or would just like to put a little happiness in your day, Happy Spaces is for you.

Join in the activities, or just share a cuppa and a smile.

For more information, contact Natalie Veal on 0457 286 247.

Friday Night Sundowners @ Federal Hotel
Oct 20 @ 5:00 pm – 7:00 pm

There is nothing like a drink with friends at the end of a busy working week.

Why not meet at the Federal, sit in the beer garden and relax.  There are fire pits if it’s a bit chilly, a lounge area and picnic tables on the grassed area.

With $8 pints and $5 per glass of wine or bubbly with complimentary nibblies, the Federal is the place to be this Friday night!

Kitchen opens at 6pm if you would like to stay for dinner.

Oct
21
Sat
2017
Social Cycling @ Crank'n Cycles
Oct 21 @ 7:30 am

Whether you are experienced, semi-experienced or beginner there’s a variety of rides, with both road and mountain bike cyclists catered for. Join the groups departing from Crank’n Cycles store on Steere Street.

Road bikes leave at 7.00am for a 30km road ride on Saturday mornings.

GROUP MTB RIDE leaves at 3pm (suitable for “semi-experienced” beginners to fitter riders) Saturday afternoon and 6pm Wednesday evening.

Bikes must be in good working order and have a head lamp/light and riders must wear helmets.

Crank’n Cycles hire bikes if you would like to join one of the groups but don’t have a bike as yet. Contact the store directly for availability and prices.

Collie Motorplex @ Collie Motorplex
Oct 21 @ 9:00 am

Collie Motorplex events

2017
There are events nearly every weekend and spectators are always welcome with 99% of events having FREE gate entry.

Event details at  Motoring South West

Upcoming events:

April
8th WRX Club (Performance Subaru’s)
9th CAMS come and try Day & WRX Club
15th & 16th Historic Motorcycles
22nd Porsche Club
23rd Collie Motorsports Club
28th & 29th Champion’s Ride Day

May
6th & 7th Collie Cycle Club
13th Antilag
14th Collie Motorsports Group
20th & 21st Ernie Hastie Memorial Race Weekend
27th & 28th Champion’s Ride Day

June
10th & 11th Historic Motorcycles
18th Collie Motorsports Group

July
8th Super Kart Club WA
16th Collie Motorsports

August
5th Antilag
6th CAMS Come and try
13th Collie Motorsports Group
18th, 19th & 20th 24 Hours of LeMons

September
3rd Father’s Day Burnouts
9th Muscle Car Masters
23rd, 24th & 25th Historic Motorcycles
30th VSCC Coalfields 500

October
1st VSCC Coalfields 500
14th & 15th State Speed Event Series
21st & 22nd Historic Motorcycles

November
4th & 5th Spring Into Collie Event
11th & 12th HSV Club
18th & 19th Historic Motorcycles
25th Super Kart Club
26th Collie Motorsports Club

December
1st, 2nd & 3rd Southwest Festival of Motorsports

Female Football Clinic Day @ Collie Recreation Ground
Oct 21 @ 9:30 am – 5:00 pm
Female Football Clinic Day @ Collie Recreation Ground | Collie | Western Australia | Australia

Collie Eagles Football Club proudly presents Female Football Clinic Day, featuring appearances from AFLW players.

All skill levels welcome!

Under 12s: 9.30-11.30am

12s-15s: 12.30-2.30pm

16+: 3-5pm.

Email p.seth@physiogroupsw.com to RSVP or to find out more.