Senator visits Cobar on western tour

NSW Senator Brian Burston has heard that a declining population and a loss of important medical services are high on the list of concerns for Cobar residents. Senator Burston visited Cobar on Monday  as part of a western area tour. “I’m in Cobar getting feedback as to what the issues […]


Golfie celebrates 50 years

The Cobar Bowling & Golf Club celebrated 50 years of business in the current clubhouse with a commemorative dinner on Saturday night at the club. Club president Jim Goonrey welcomed current and past members, board members and past club managers and in particular paid tribute to all the club’s Life […]


Class of 2017 wraps up schooling life

  Cobar High School celebrated the outgoing 2017 Year 12 class at a Presentation Ceremony last Friday. Year 12 students were recognised for their achievements throughout the year with a number of awards handed out. Jessica Nicholson received a number of awards for her academic achievements including Outstanding Achievement in […]


Awards recognise business excellence

Gumnut Gifts & Homewares was voted the People’s Choice favourite local business by shoppers for this year’s Great Cobar Business Awards. The winners of the annual Cobar Business Association awards were announced on Saturday night at the Cobar Bowling & Golf Club. Gumnuts, a homewares and café business owned by […]


Junior Roosters end 27 year drought

The Cobar Roosters Under 18s created history when they claimed victory in the 2017 Barwon Darling Cup grand final on Sunday at Brewarrina. Not only did the Cobar team pull off a thrilling come from behind 24-22 win against Collarenebri in their first year playing in the Barwon Darling Cup […]


State award honours a local volunteer

Local resident Gordon Hill was honoured with a NSW Emergency Services Award at the Rotary Districts & Clubs dinner on Friday night at Bankstown Sports Club. The Rotary New South Wales Emergency Services Community Awards are an initiative of the Rotary Districts & Clubs of NSW. The objectives of the […]