CHS girls encouraged to try a trade

Cobar High School’s (CHS) female students were able to take part in a hands-on “tradie” experience last Thursday in a SALT (Supporting and Linking Tradeswomen) workshop. The SALT program is supported by the Australian Government’s National Careers Institute. Program coordinator Fi Shewring said the workshops are aimed at encouraging girls […]


Biggest Morning Tea fundraiser

  Cobar TAFE Connect Learning Centre staff, students and members of the public came together on Monday morning to have a cuppa in support the Cancer Council’s Biggest Morning Tea. Fundraisers such as this help fund the Cancer Council’s life-saving research, prevention, support programs, and information. The food for the […]


Swanettes fly back home with a well earned win

The Dunedoo Swanettes kept their unbeaten record intact when they came to Cobar on Saturday winning their Round 5 Castlereagh League Tag match with the Roosterettes 42-20. The Roosterettes’ defence found it hard to contain Jacinta Dummett who ran away with five tries to help her Dunedoo side to a […]


Players from four states contest Cobar Darts Open

The 2022 Cobar Darts Open was held over the weekend at the Cobar Bowling & Golf Club with players from across New South Wales, Queensland, South Australia and the Australian Capital Territory competing for the $3,500 prizemoney on offer. The NSW Darts Association approved event was also a chance for […]


Roosters dominate Dunedoo to win 46-0

In a dominant display on their home turf, the Cobar Roosters First Grade side downed the Dunedoo visitors 46-0 in Round 5 of the Christie & Hood Castlereagh Rugby League Competition on Saturday. Played in front of a smaller than usual home crowd at Tom Knight Memorial Oval, the Roosters […]