Awards, Grants & Funding

Community Small Grants Fund

Applications for Round 2 of the Shire’s 2017/18 small grants are now open.  Applications may be submitted until 4.30pm, Monday 12 March 2018.

Community Grants Guidelines and Application Form Round 2 2017-18_Up to $1000

Community Grants Guidelines and Application Form Round 2 2017-18 $1001 to $5000

Recipients of grants from Round 1 in the 2017/18 financial year were:

Collie Motor Cycle Club
Rotary Club of Collie
Riverview Residence
Collie BMX Club
Collie Volleyball Association
Collie Community Broadcasting Association
Collie CoderDoJo

Australia Day

On Australia Day we come together as a nation to celebrate what’s great about Australia and being Australian. It’s the day to reflect on what we have achieved and what we can be proud of in our great nation. It’s the day for us to re-commit to making Australia an even better place for the future.

Congratulations to the 2018 Australia Day award winners:

Citizen of the Year: Ken Burgess (posthumous award)

Young Citizen of the Year: Lauren Jackson

Community Group of the Year: Lions Club of Collie

Environmental Award: Rotary Club of Collie

Sporting Scholarships

Sporting Scholarship Application
Assistance can be provided as a sporting scholarship of $250 for an individual or up to $500 where 3 or more residents are selected in a Western Australian State or Australian National representative team.

Sports Awards

The Shire of Collie held the 2017 Sport Awards Presentation Evening on Friday 24 November. The annual awards aim to highlight the sporting achievements of the Collie community.
State Women’s footballer, Philipa Seth, was the guest speaker for the evening. Philipa has represented the state in both women’s football and rugby, as well as holding the Vice-Captain position for the Under 23s Women’s State football team.

Congratulations to the 2017 award recipients:
Special Achievement Award– Annabelle Biffin
Junior Sportsperson of the Year– Emily Antonovich
JL Mumme Medal for Sportsperson of the Year– Grant Campbell
Robinson-Hannan Volunteer of the Year Award– Paul Reuben