Coolgardie CRC News

Empowering Coolgardie Seniors: Building Bushfire Resilience Through
Posted 21 February 2024 Empowering Coolgardie Seniors: Building Bushfire Resilience Through Community Awareness

In a commendable initiative to enhance bushfire resilience, the Coolgardie Community Recreation Facility hosted a  bushfire awareness session on February 12, 2023.

Coolgardie gets creepy for Halloween
Posted 09 November 2023 Coolgardie gets creepy for Halloween

On the 27th of October we got spooky with a Halloween themed arts and activity session at the Coolgardie Rec Centre full of fun and snacks.

Coolgardie Library refreshed every month
Posted 23 October 2023 Coolgardie Library refreshed every month

Are you an avid reader or a movie enthusiast? If so, you're in for a treat at the Coolgardie Library! Every month, our library receives a fresh infusion of literary and cinematic delights that you won't want to miss

Coolgardie goes Blue for Mental Health
Posted 11 October 2023 Coolgardie goes Blue for Mental Health

Today, the Coolgardie community came together at the Coolgardie Community Recreation Centre for the Big Blue Table event, celebrating Mental Health Month this October.

A Father's Day to remember in Coolgardie
Posted 13 September 2023 A Father's Day to remember in Coolgardie

Father's Day in Coolgardie was a resounding success, filled with joy and enthusiasm, thanks to everyone’s participation. In a gesture of appreciation for Fathers and Father figures, the center hosted not one, but two special events that brought families together from all corners of Coolgardie.

Coolgardie comes alive with literature for Book Week
Posted 24 August 2023 Coolgardie comes alive with literature for Book Week

The Coolgardie Recreate and Community came alive with excitement as Kalgoorlie author Cheryl Davies, took centre stage for captivating story time sessions that left young minds in awe.

Ann Volunteers to Teach Sewing Classes in Coolgardie Community
Posted 18 July 2023 Ann Volunteers to Teach Sewing Classes in Coolgardie Community

During the school holidays, Ann selflessly volunteered her time to organise and lead a series of four sewing classes for people of all ages in the Coolgardie community.

School holidays offer student a chance at work experience and life skills
Posted 14 July 2023 School holidays offer student a chance at work experience and life skills

This school holidays, local student Lillian Kent was offered the role of providing holiday leave coverage at the Coolgardie Resource Centre where she would gain experience in the front counter service and administration.

Biggest Morning Tea – A Fundraising Success!
Posted 05 July 2023 Biggest Morning Tea – A Fundraising Success!

The Coolgardie community bands together, raises $459 for the Cancer Council at the yearly Biggest Morning Tea event

Blokes Day BBQ provides more than lunch
Posted 16 June 2023 Blokes Day BBQ provides more than lunch

This month at the Coolgardie Rec Centre we held our Blokes Day BBQ Lunch to raise awareness during men’s health week,

Sensational food in sensational Coolgardie
Posted 19 May 2023 Sensational food in sensational Coolgardie

Throughout the month of May the team from the WA Country Health Service has visited the Coolgardie Rec Centre to run their food sensations program.

Coolgardie Seniors receive perks with WA Seniors Card
Posted 19 May 2023 Coolgardie Seniors receive perks with WA Seniors Card

The WA Seniors Card program is one of the most generous of its kind in Australia, offering over 406,000 members access to a wide range of State Government concessions and rebates. The program also provides discounts from participating businesses across Western Australia, offering seniors the chance to save money on everyday expenses, entertainment, and leisure activities. 

WA Seniors Card & Water Corporation Swap Your Shower Head
Posted 23 September 2022 WA Seniors Card & Water Corporation Swap Your Shower Head

This month as part of our 3C Morning Tea we spoke of the benefits of the WA Seniors Card and the Water Corporate Swap Your Showerhead Promotion.

Free Tax Return With Curtin University Using Zoom
Posted 23 September 2022 Free Tax Return With Curtin University Using Zoom

The Coolgardie Resource Centre has partnered with Curtin University and their Curtin Tax Clinic “CTC”. 

Vehicle Child Safety
Posted 23 September 2022 Vehicle Child Safety

The focus for today’s Toddler Time Group was vehicle child safety. 

Thank a Coolgardie Cop
Posted 23 September 2022 Thank a Coolgardie Cop

We celebrated Thank A Cop Day at the Recreation Centre in Coolgardie. 

3C Winter Fire Safety Morning Tea
Posted 12 July 2022 3C Winter Fire Safety Morning Tea

Coolgardie winters are cold, and many households use wood, gas, or electricity to keep warm. Pete, Volunteer Fire Fighter joined us for morning tea to share a few winters safety tips.

Flu Vaccinations in Coolgardie
Posted 24 June 2022 Flu Vaccinations in Coolgardie

There are many benefits to living in Coolgardie where both the Shire of Coolgardie and Coolgardie Hospital make it easy for residents to be safe during this winter flu season.

Celebrating International Men’s Health Week
Posted 16 June 2022 Celebrating International Men’s Health Week

Our men folk this morning were encouraged by Owen from Men’s Regional Health to measure their waist line (chassis), have their blood pressure checked (oil pressure) and evaluate their stress/coping skills (shock absorbers) in order to maintain health and longevity (smooth running vehicle).

Lego Star Wars has landed in Coolgardie
Posted 17 May 2022 Lego Star Wars has landed in Coolgardie

On Friday, 29 April 2022 a team of very talented primary school children landed into the Coolgardie Recreation Centre.

St John Visit Coolgardie 3C Morning Tea
Posted 14 April 2022 St John Visit Coolgardie 3C Morning Tea

Coolgardie's regular over 50’s morning tea 3C Cuppa, Cake & Conversation group had a special visit from Coolgardie St John’ Ambulance today.

Coolgardie Magic 1-2-3 assists parents and carers
Posted 13 April 2022 Coolgardie Magic 1-2-3 assists parents and carers

Parents of young families in Coolgardie have been attending the 1-2-3 Magic and Emotion Coaching program over the past three weeks. 

Pulse Oximeters Making A Difference in Coolgardie Lives
Posted 12 April 2022 Pulse Oximeters Making A Difference in Coolgardie Lives

Coolgardie residents are feeling a little more relaxed having collected their free Pulse Oximeter from the Coolgardie Community Recreation Centre,

Coolgardie Playgroup birthday fun
Posted 02 December 2021 Coolgardie Playgroup birthday fun

Today in the Coolgardie Play Group, we celebrated three birthdays and found out “What the Fluffy Bunny said to the Tiny Mouse” by P. Crumble and Chris Saunders.

Coolgardie Christmas Crafts are in session
Posted 02 December 2021 Coolgardie Christmas Crafts are in session

Christmas craft has started in Coolgardie Recreation Centre on Monday’s 1pm to 3pm. This week we made Christmas Bell Hangers. Next week we are making Christmas Angels and the following week Snow Man Pine Cones. Our classes are free with an afternoon tea.

Prospecting fun in Coolgardie
Posted 23 July 2021 Prospecting fun in Coolgardie

On Sunday the 11th of April Corey from Coolgardie Gold Safaris in conjunction with the Coolgardie Community Resource Centre took a group on a Gold prospecting excursion at one of his lease blocks.

New books in Coolgardie Library
Posted 22 June 2021 New books in Coolgardie Library

The Coolgardie Community Resource Centre’s new Trainee Sapphire Gair, has recently given the CRC library a new face lift with re-organising all of the books into their very own categories!

Coolgardie CRC and Centrecare team up for local kids
Posted 04 May 2021 Coolgardie CRC and Centrecare team up for local kids

The kids in Coolgardie are never bored on Wednesday afternoons! The Centrecare Youth team comes to Coolgardie every Wednesday after school during the school term with different and fun activities for the kids to participate in. These activities change weekly and can be anything from Slime making to Sports.

Get Messy at the Coolgardie Community Recreation Centre
Posted 04 May 2021 Get Messy at the Coolgardie Community Recreation Centre

Every fortnight, the Coolgardie CRC joins forces with Beverly Packs from Parenting Connection WA to deliver a new and exciting program! One of the favourites amongst our Toddlers is the Sensory Based play.

Candle Making in Coolgardie
Posted 09 March 2021 Candle Making in Coolgardie

The Coolgardie Community Resource Centre hosted a Candle Making Workshop with Tania Higgins on Tuesday the 9th of March. The candle class was fully booked out with people from both Coolgardie and Kambalda attending.

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