Construction close for Cobar’s new MPS

Health Infrastructure is hoping the construction of Cobar’s new health facility will commence soon. In an update from Health Infrastructure released last week, it advised the detailed planning and design stages had now been completed and they were set to start on the delivery stage of the project. The Development […]


Hot weather brings more water woes

With the onset of very hot weather Cobar Shire Council received an increase in complaints earlier this month from residents with discoloured water. A number of residents also took to social media to voice their dissatisfaction with the state of the town water supply. Council’s water and sewer manager Eric […]

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Council hopeful of future air services

Cobar Shire Council is in talks with a number of airlines who have shown an interest in providing air services to Cobar. The town has been without a regular air service since Rex Airlines announced last month that it would be withdrawing its Airlink Cobar-Dubbo-Sydney service. Rex made its last […]

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Cobar’s air service grounded again

Mine workers and medical staff are expected to be the most affected by an announcement last week that Cobar’s passenger air service is set to cease at the end of the month. Jessica Makarewitsch from the Regional Express (Rex) Corporate Communications Team confirmed on Thursday that Air Link, a wholly-owned subsidiary […]