Remembering a local legend

11 Cobar musicians from different eras gathered at the Services Club on Saturday night to pay tribute to one of Cobar’s finest musos, Keno Josephson, and his friends. Pictured are Sam ‘Keithy’ McBride, event organiser Gavin O’Donnell, Jamahl Hamilton, Garry ‘Blue Dog’ Josephson, Brad Wynd and Chic Simpson. As well […]


Roman Rudnytsky back in town to rock the SS Cobar Star

Cobar Arts Council’s ‘Cruisin with Roman’ musical evening was enjoyed by all who boarded the SS Cobar Star last Tuesday night. The “ship” docked early at the Services Club wharf and it’s reported all passengers navigated the gangway without falling overboard. They were seated in the ‘Captain’s Lounge’ (aptly decorated […]


Drought funding on the agenda

The need for more drought funding was at the top of the agenda for yesterday’s Western Division of Councils of NSW Mid-Year Conference in Cobar. President of Local Government NSW (LGNSW), Cr Linda Scott addressed the meeting and said LGNSW had lobbied hard for increased drought assistance. “We’re pleased to […]