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Pennants match called off due to rain

Unfortunately the women’s golf Pennants match against Trangie was cancelled on Friday due to the soggy conditions on the Cobar course after the rain.  These five matches, to be played in Cobar, will now be rescheduled while the Cobar team will travel to Trangie’s course this Friday. Last week Wan Sipatsa […]

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Hyde and McIver win pairs final

The final of the Cobar Bowling & Golf Club women’s bowls Club Championships was played last Wednesday and was a close game which went down to the last end to determine a winner. The team of Ev Hyde and Shine McIver played an excellent game to narrowly beat Glenda Peebles […]

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Hotshots pull off a miracle win on the timber

The outcome of the Indoor Soccer grand final last week was decided by just a few millimetres with Hotshots pulling off a miraculous 1-0 win to upset minor premiers and competition favourites, Wii Not Fit. The Cinderella story was complete. Coming off a one game win/eight loss record in the […]

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Restoration works commence to preserve a Cobar icon

The Great Cobar Heritage Centre is getting ready to undergo a fairly major facelift with restoration work expected to commence on the building’s balcony this week. Cobar tourism officer John Martin said scaffolding has been erected to allow for much needed restoration work to be carried out on the balcony. […]

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ICAC staff visit Cobar as part of rural outreach program

Staff from the NSW Independent Commission Against Corruption (ICAC) and the New South Wales Ombudsman’s office were in Cobar last week as part of their rural outreach program. ICAC staff conducted a number of workshops delivering corruption prevention information and techniques to various government and non-government agency staff from Cobar, […]

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Council pay rise not enough: Yench

Cobar Shire councillors and the mayor will receive a 2.5 per cent increase in their annual payment fee, however Cr Peter Yench believes that increase should be much higher. Councillors discussed a proposed wage increase at last Thursday’s council meeting with Cr Yench suggesting the mayor’s fee should increase to […]