Collie Futures Fund

Opening the doors to new business and industry.

Through the Collie Futures Fund, the State Government is making available funding to drive economic diversification and create jobs in the Collie region.

The Fund will help the region to transition to a more sustainable economy with a more even spread of employment across a greater range of industries and a reduced reliance on any one sector.

The Collie Futures Fund is being delivered through two key programs:

  • Collie Futures Industry Development Fund – Up to $2 million in matching funding available
  • Collie Futures Small Grants Program Up to $100,000 available per initiative


Grant programs

Collie Futures Industry Development Fund

APPLY NOW for grants up to $2 million
The State Government is opening doors for industry by offering up to $2 million in matched funding in support of industry-led projects setting up or expanding in Collie.
The Collie Futures Industry Development Fund is designed to develop new industries and expand existing industries in the Collie region.


Pip Kirby – Regional Development Director – Collie Delivery Unit, SWDC

Phone: 08 9734 2322 Email: [email protected] 

Steve Ryan – General Manager, Strategic Projects, Department of Jobs, Tourism, Science & Innovation 
Phone: 08 6277 2921 Email: [email protected]

Grant recipients

Bluewaters Farm Holdings – Industry Technology Centre Siteworks

Cannaponics Ltd – Medicinal Cannabis in Collie

Collie Ridge Motel – Expansion

National Trust WA – Collie Roundhouse

Renergi Pty Ltd – Bio-Economy Waste Project

Westrac – Autonomous Technology Training Centre

International Graphite – WA Collie Micronising Plant

Magnium Australia – Magnesium Refinery Feasibility

Sunshot Industries – Collie Battery and Hydrogen Industrial Hub Project Feasibility

Overhead image of Collie town houses overlooking coal fields
Collie townsite

Collie Investment Prospectus

Find out why Collie is a great place to invest. Download the prospectus.


Collie Futures Small Grants Program

APPLY NOW for grants up to $100,000
The Collie Futures Small Grants Program backs projects that supports local economic growth and job opportunities.


Jo Dean – Regional Development Officer, SWDC

Phone: 9734 2322
Email: [email protected]

Kelly Paul – Regional Development Officer, SWDC

Phone: 9734 2322
Email: [email protected]

Grant recipients

CI, JI & LA Riley – Collie River Trail Stay     

Collie Cycle Club – 2021 Collie Labour Day Festival                

Collie Cycle Club – Collie to Donnybrook & Return Cycling Classic

Collie Electrical Services – Electrical Hardware Store              

Collie Retired Mine Workers Association – Pit Pony Bronze Sculpture and Collie Tourist Underground Mine Upgrade                       

Collie River Valley Marketing – Black Diamond Tourism Feasibility

Collie Synfuels – Collie Flagship Project – Fuel Cell Vehicle H2 Infrastructure

Collie Synfuels – Collie Flagship Project – Liquid H2 Export

Dam Fish – CRV Demonstration Marron Farm

DC Two – Modular Behind the Grid Technology Data Centre   

Donnybrook Regional Tourism Association – Connecting to Collie-Preston         

Federal Hotel – Federal Hotel Kitchen Redevelopment            

Frontier Impact Group – Collie Renewable Diesel Project

Global Marketing Technologies – Collie Hay Pressing Plant Feasibility Study and Business Plan 

Harris River Estate – Harris River Estate Winery Expansion and Tourism Hub (Feasibility Study and Business case)                                           

Heritage Skills Association – Heritage Skills Pilot Project         

Kiosk at the Dam – Kiosk at the Dam Expansion                     

Leschenault Catchment Council (LCC) – Danju-Jobs Together

Living Legacy Forest – Wellington Dam Legacy Forest Expansion Project           

Plan West (WA) – Collie Distillery Project

Quantum Filtration Medium – Quantum Filtration Water Research and Development Project

The Humble Horse – Outback Horse Trails                             

The Lupin Co – Research and Develop Protein Isolate and Soluble Protein Manufacturing

The Trustee for Neil Fraser Family Trust – Hydrothermal Weed Control  

The Trustee for The Nick Smargiassi Super Fund – Rezoning Assistance for Lot 51 Patstone Road

Toscas Boutique – Tosca’s Boutique Redevelopment           

Traaverse – TraaVerse. Tracks. Trails. Adventure

WA Hemp Growers’ Co-op – Hemp Processing in Collie Business Development Plan