Collie Multipurpose Facility Project

  • The turning of the sod for the new DFES Multipurpose Facility site was held on Tuesday 1 September.
  • In attendance was the Emergency Services Minister Fran Logan, Member for Collie-Preston Mick Murray, the FES Commissioner Darren Klemm, volunteers and Aboriginal trainees.
  • Welcome to Country was performed by Wilman Elder James Khan. Perkins (WA) Pty Ltd was announced as the building contractor.
  • The new name for the DFES multipurpose facility was also announced – the Koolinup Emergency Services Centre. Koolinup is the Aboriginal name for Collie.