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
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

Oct
23
Mon
2017
Weekly Playgroups @ Child and Parent Centre
Oct 23 @ 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

Oct
24
Tue
2017
Weekly Playgroups @ Child and Parent Centre
Oct 24 @ 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

Oct
26
Thu
2017
Children’s Day @ Roche Park
Oct 26 @ 10:00 am – 1:00 pm

To celebrate Children’s week the Early Years Network of Collie are holding a free event with face painting, petting zoo, balloon twisting, bouncy castle and puppet show.

ALL are welcome to come along and join in the fun.

Oct
27
Fri
2017
St Brigid’s Play Café @ St Brigid's Kindergarten
Oct 27 @ 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 27 @ 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

Oct
28
Sat
2017
SW Mountain Bike Club Annual Junior Camp @ Cycletrek Farm
Oct 28 @ 10:45 am – Oct 29 @ 1:00 pm

SWMTBC Annual Junior Camp weekend is back and promises to be heaps of fun and games on bikes….

You must register for this weekend via Nicole Munro 0428955840 or via email nmmmunro@hotmail.com.  This must include names of family members attending, ages and MTBA membership numbers if you have one.  ++

MTBA Members cost for the weekend will be $25 per person OR $70 per family group of 3 or more MTBA members.

Non MTBA members will be required to obtain a Recreational Day Licence for the weekend which will cost $7 per child or $10 per adult plus camp fees of $25 per person OR $70 for 3 or more family members.  This will give you Liability/Accident Insurance cover for the whole weekend.

Payment can be made on the weekend and you must RSVP to be able to attend. Bookings will not be accepted for those that cannot attend the whole weekend as the camp is structured in a way that does not allow for day trippers (sorry).   Children of all ages welcome.

This cost includes camping fees, toilet hire, shower and a weekend of guaranteed fun supplied by SWMTBC.

You will need to bring your own water, food and all camping equipment. There are toilets and a shower (3mins only). We will have one shared meal which will be a BBQ dinner on the Saturday night. Bring your own meat for this and a salad to share.  We will be bringing a BBQ for the weekend.  If you would like to bring bacon and eggs for a cook up on Sunday morning that would be lovely.

There will be plenty of free time during the day for free riding and practicing of skills. There will also be opportunities for trail/jumps building with guidance from Barrie.  This casual schedule is subject to change if required.

 

The casual format for the weekend is as follows:

Arrive Saturday am (set up camp/register)

Casual riding on trails

Muster/Camp greeting @10:45am

Juniors Skills Session with Nicole Munro @ 11:00am

Senior Skills Session with Mark Alexander @11:00am

12:30pm Lunch – BYO

Bike Games with Nicole Munro @ 2:00pm

Team Time Trials @ 3:00pm

Dinner – BBQ @ 6:00pm (Please bring a salad to share)

Bike Quiz @ approx 7:00pm

Group Night Ride @ approx 8:00pm (bring a light)

 

Sunday Morning

Casual riding on trails/breakfast

Bike Orienteering with Nicole Munro @9:00am

Bike Maintenance @ 10:30am Barrie Thomas

Bike Games with Nicole Munro @ 11:00am

Lunch BYO/Windup @ 1:00pm

 

Oct
30
Mon
2017
Weekly Playgroups @ Child and Parent Centre
Oct 30 @ 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

Oct
31
Tue
2017
Weekly Playgroups @ Child and Parent Centre
Oct 31 @ 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