Skyla finishes on top of podium

There was a good turnout of 16 competitors for the Cobar Athletics & Triathlon Squad’s (CATS) third event of the season on Sunday at the Cobar Memorial Swimming Pool. Skyla Fairfull finished as the handicap winner after recording personal best (PB) times in her ride and run legs to shave […]


Christmas Cheer competition was a cracker

This year’s winners of The Cobar Weekly/Aurelia Metals/Peak Gold Mines/Cobar Powerhouse Christmas Cheer Competition shared in $1,250 worth of Cobar Quids. First prize of $500 Cobar Quids went to Dale Evans whose display at 13 Morrison Street was a big hit with our staff, Girl Guides and the Lilliane Brady […]


A win on debut for Petersen

Kate Petersen from the United States made her debut as a jockey on Saturday at the Cobar Miners Race Club Pop Up race meeting. Petersen rode five of the six races on the program for Cobar trainer, Wayne ‘Wap’ Prisk, which included a win in Race 1 onboard Jawsome as […]


CPS’s good sports

Cobar Public School held their end of year presentations yesterday at the Cobar Bowling & Golf Club. Among the award winners were Noah Armstrong and Lauren O’Sullivan who collected the school’s AECG (Aboriginal Education Consultative Group) 2022 Awards for Recognition of an Indigenous Students Achievement in Sport. ▪ Photo contributed


St John’s achievers of 2022

Collecting perpetual awards at St John’s School end of year presentations on Friday were back row: Clair Cousins (Beth Townsend Trophy for All Round Sports Person); Taylah Wyllie and Skyla Fairfull (who shared the Beverly Anderson Cultural Award for Performing Arts); Hannah Trudgett (School Citizenship Award); front row: Braydee Murrell […]