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Chemists ready to help as codeine changes come into force

From tomorrow Cobar residents, like all other Australian residents, will no longer be able to buy medication containing codeine from chemists without a prescription. The Australian Government has made changes to the law regarding the sale of medicines containing codeine. The Therapeutic Goods Administration (TGA) unanimously agreed to the changes […]

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Auto Club names its 2017 champions

The Cobar Auto Club held their end of season presentations and annual general meeting on Saturday at the Cobar Bowling & Golf Club. The 2017 Overall Champions were: High Power 50s—Clay McDonald; 65cc 7-9 Years—Zach Snudden; 65cc 10-12 Years—Bella Fullagar; 85cc 9-11 Years—Jordan Bruce; 85cc 12-15 Years—Jack Fazulla; Junior Ladies—Caitlin […]

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Aurelia raises the funds for Peak mine purchase

Aurelia Metals Limited has received an “overwhelmingly positive response” to its capital raising activities to fund the purchase of Peak Gold Mines. The company, which owns Nymagee’s Hera Mine, announced the acquisition of New Gold’s Peak Gold Mines in November last year. Since then Aurelia’s institutional and major shareholder placements […]

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Australia Day ambassador successful in multiple fields

Cobar’s 2018 Australia Day Ambassador is John Kundereri Moriarty AM, who has overcome adversity to achieve great success in multiple fields. Mr Moriarty is a life-long advocate for Aboriginal equality, reconciliation and cultural preservation. He is co-founder and co-chairman of The Nangala Project, a not-for-profit initiative which creates sustainable opportunities […]