Thompson wins Tasmanian top gun title

Cobar Clay Target Club shooter Robert Thompson looks set to be inducted into the Australian Clay Target Association’s NSW Hall of Fame. Thompson’s recent win of the 2019 Tasmanian Down The Line (DTL) Championships has earned him enough points to be considered for the honour. He put in an outstanding […]


Recognition for Services to Sport

Three sporting awards were presented as part of the Australia Day awards ceremony at the Cobar Memorial Swimming Pool on Saturday with Jenna Fullagar, Ben Griffiths and Scottie Brydon this year’s winners. Jenna Fullagar earned the Services To Sport award through her involvement as a player and committee member with […]

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Strong field for Yabbies event

There was a strong field of 17 swimmers for the Cobar Yabbies Senior Men’s Swimming Club’s regular event last Tuesday. Club veteran Bob Clark started the night off on the right foot by winning the opening event, the 30m handicapped freestyle swim. Clark swam spot on his nominated time to […]


Auto club celebrates another successful year

The Cobar Auto Club held their 2018 end of season presentations on Saturday at the Empire Hotel with trophies handed out to the Overall winners along with their Flat Track and Motocross Tri Series champions. The club’s Overall Champions for the season were: High Power 50s and 65cc 7-U9 Years​—Billy […]


Cricket match in Paula’s honour

The first Paula Potter Cup cricket tournament was played on Saturday in Nymagee in memory of local woman Paula Potter, who passed away in 2013. The Nymagee team defeated Tottenham, with Nymagee’s Chad Buckman being named the Man of the Match. Pictured are Paula’s children Owen and Alice Potter with […]


Yabbies hold on to Setts’ trophy

The Nyngan Splashers may have been talking the talk last week, but it seems they couldn’t walk the walk (or technically, swim the swim) when they arrived in Cobar on Sunday morning. The Nyngan team last week vowed they had a team good enough to take the Setts Memorial Trophy […]


Pumpettes’ winning combination

The Pumpettes women’s netball team capped off a sensational year with their third netball grand final win on Monday night. The team’s winning combination has claimed two Indoor competition titles this year along with their 2018 Cobar Netball Association A Grade grand final win of the outdoor competition in September. […]


Dominant performance by The Opposition

A dominant performance by The Opposition from start to finish in their netball grand final game last week cinched the team back-to-back Mixed Indoor Netball titles. With an advantage of speed, athleticism and height right across the court, The Opposition finished as easy 39-16 winners over Whatever in Tuesday night’s […]