Australian coach praises Cobar netball

Australian Diamonds Netball coach Lisa Alexander was in Cobar last week and it seems the Cobar netball community made a big impression on her. Lisa said it had been “an absolute honour and a privilege” to visit Cobar. “I was humbled by the generosity of this most beautiful community,” Lisa […]


Netballers shine at end of season presentations

The Cobar Netball Association’s 2019 end of season awards dinner on Saturday night at the Cobar Bowling & Golf Club was a glittering affair. Netballers swapped their runners and uniforms for make-up and formal attire to celebrate another successful women’s netball season and also the inaugural Fast5 Mixed social competition. […]


Marsden holds on to Race Club reins

The line-up for Cobar Miner’s Race Club executive committee remains relatively unchanged following the club’s annual general meeting on Sunday. Jarrod Marsden was re-elected unopposed as president with Vince Sikora returned as vice president. Kym Miller was returned as treasurer while Tony Polack has stepped up into the secretary’s role […]


Big boost for pony clubbers

Cobar Pony Club members were lucky enough to join elite dressage rider and trainer, Gina Montgomery, who has an extensive list of championship wins for a full day clinic on Saturday at the Dalton Park Horse Sports Complex. The Cobar Pony Club won the clinic (which the riders described as […]


Roosters celebrate season of mixed fortunes

The Cobar Rugby League Football Club celebrated a season of mixed fortunes on Saturday night with their end of season presentations at the Cobar Bowling & Golf Club. While the club once again celebrated the  Under 18s side’s win of the 2019 Castlereagh Youth League competition, their First Grade and […]


Good weather made everything possible

The Cobar Clay Target Club held their monthly shoot on Sunday with 12 members in attendance. The shooters participated in a three event program and a clear, sunny day, ideal for shooting, allowed for some possibles (perfect scores). The first event of the day was a 20 Target Double Barrel […]


Yabbies season gets underway

The water temperature at the Cobar Memorial Swimming Pool was a pleasant 21 degrees for the Cobar Yabbies Senior Men’s Swimming Club’s first dip of the 2019/2020 season on Tuesday night. Founding club member Bob Clark started the season off on the right foot with a first up win in […]


Good competition for Round 2 of Motocross

A group of 55 riders and a good crowd of spectators enjoyed the perfect weather on Saturday at Cobar Auto Club’s Round 2 Motocross event. Riders of all ages travelled from around the western area to provide some great competition. Greg Prisk and Chris Condon (from Goolgowi) took the lead […]